October 03 2016 07:00AM
Once again, the weekend has left us yearning for retirement but we're all years away from getting there. Not that the Mailbag will kill off the last 10-30 years of your working career, but it will help you get a few minutes closer to that magical day where you're able to hang up your work pants and do nothing. As always, I need questions for next week's mailbag so please send them to me through email or on Twitter. Until then, it's time to check out this week's edition of the mailbag and learn something.
October 02 2016 06:43PM
The Edmonton Oilers are in the middle of pre-season and most of the prospects are now playing games for their club teams in junior and Europe. Soon, AHL pre-season and the college year will have all the prospects in the system playing hockey. Here is a look at how things are going so far.
October 02 2016 02:45PM
The Oilers and Kings have landed in Vernon, BC for a pre-season edition of Kraft Hockeyville. Ladies and gentlemen, it's game day.
October 02 2016 12:30PM
It’s another busy day on the waiver wire. We’ve got a little bit of everything today. Famous prospects, unknown late bloomers, gritty mid-career guys trying to make it as fourth liners, and even a few proven NHL’ers trying to sneak a few more games in on their way down the career curve.
October 02 2016 10:43AM
There are been some good times for Nail Yakupov in Edmonton, but each fall brings the same questions. Does he have four years' experience, or one year's experience four times? Why does he have such a difficult time playing such a relatively easy position (defensively)? Can he make enough of a difference to play consistently on a scoring line? We have to be at some kind of crossroads, right?