January 14 2015 07:05AM
Just when you think that the season can’t get any worse, I present another Baggedmilk interview! Just because the Oilers can’t make the playoffs to save their lives, that doesn’t mean I can’t focus on my goal of becoming OilersNation’s own version of Howard Stern? With that, I present a portion of my interview with the one and only Dustin Nielson.
January 13 2015 08:33PM
Games like this make me want to pawn my TV for a drum kit. Final Score: 4-2 Blues.
January 13 2015 12:14PM
Over the next 35 days the Oilers play 15 games. In that time they will have a week off between January 20th and 27th for the All-star break, but 12 of those 15 games are on the road, and only two of them come against teams not in the playoffs or a playoff race: New Jersey and Ottawa.
The honeymoon is over for Todd Nelson. We'll see how his team fares against some tough road competition starting tonight against the very good, and big and heavy, St. Louis Blues.
January 13 2015 10:29AM
Matt Hendricks is having himself a season. The veteran centre/winger, who turns 34 in June, has always been a defensive stalwart and penalty-killer and he’s shown those skills in Edmonton. He’s been so good, in fact, that his name is starting to crop up in trade rumours.
January 12 2015 03:31PM
It was another rollercoaster weekend for Oilers fans. You were on a high after Friday's convincing victory over Chicago, but the winning ride didn't last long after yesterday's loss to the Florida Panthers.
We are officially past the halfway point of the NHL season, with only the Rangers, Canucks, Panthers and Blue Jackets not playing 41 games, but we've seen 627 of 1230 games played.
Here are some thoughts on the first half and some expectations for the second.