ABOUT CONNOR

Robin Brownlee
April 11 2016 11:30AM

ConnorGoal

It didn’t take Connor McDavid very long into his rookie season with the Edmonton Oilers to live up to all the hype and hoopla surrounding his entry into the NHL. That’s saying a mouthful, considering the superlatives pundits were using before the kid even played his first game.

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Oilers 2015-16 in Review: The Power Play

Jonathan Willis
April 11 2016 10:17AM

Todd McLellan9

The Edmonton Oilers really weren’t that good on the power play in 2015-16. This should not have been a total surprise to fans of the team, as the club has often not been good on the power play in recent years, but the struggles on the man advantage were a sore point all year.

What worked, and what didn’t work, on the man advantage this season?

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Monday Mailbag - Will there be a captain next year?

baggedmilk
April 11 2016 07:00AM

Mailbag 5

It's that time of the week where you tilt your chair back to a comfortable position, put your feet up on the desk, and kill a few minutes of company time. This week, we've got over 2900 words worth of wisdom coming for you to let soak into your brain bank. As always, I need your questions to make this work. If you've got one, email it to me at baggedmilk@oilersnation.com or hit me up on Twitter (@jsbmbaggedmilk) and I'll get to you as soon as we can. Without further adieu, the Mailbag.

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First Star, Worst Star: April 10th, 2016

jeanshorts
April 10 2016 08:10PM

trystar

Here we are at the end of another NHL season. There were ups, there were downs, and if you were a fan of any of the Canadian teams you mostly just hoped that the entire season would be wiped out and everything would start over again next year. We've all had a lot of fun, and let's never speak of it again!

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Oilers 2015-16 in Review: The Overview

Jonathan Willis
April 10 2016 11:50AM

McLellan and Chiarelli

With the 2015-16 season now in the books, it’s possible to assess the season-over-season improvement in the team under the watch of new general manager Peter Chiarelli and new head coach Todd McLellan thanks to coaching and personnel shifts.

This is going to be a multi-part series, but it starts with the four most important areas of team performance and shines a light on what improved, what regressed and what didn’t change at all year-over-year.

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