I Want a Lottery Win and a Seat to Watch the World Burn

April 28 2016 09:00AM

With the draft lottery, and impending lottery party, coming up on Saturday I got to thinking about how badly I want the Oilers to win again. I want them to win so bad that it's starting to affect my life. I can't stop thinking about it, but probably not for the reasons you'd expect. 

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Robin Brownlee
April 28 2016 07:00AM


In an era when many people get a good chunk of their information from media outlets that seem as interested in celebrity as in actual news, Jarret Stoll has probably been as well-known these last few years for all the hot women’s he’s dated and for getting arrested for drug possession as he has for playing hockey.

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Condors Re-Sign Ryan Hamilton

Scott Zerr
April 27 2016 06:16PM

Ryan Hamilton returning to the Bakersfield Condors, and hence the Edmonton Oilers organization as a whole, is certainly the start of something.

But is it the beginning of a status-quo off-season for the AHL farm team or is it the launching point for a summer of signings?

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WWYDW: Would you have any interest in Brent Seabrook?

Jonathan Willis
April 27 2016 04:00PM

Brent Seabrook

A year ago, before Brent Seabrook signed a long contract extension with the Chicago Blackhawks, he was considered a potential target for the Edmonton Oilers. With Chicago’s early playoff exit and Edmonton’s continuing need for help on the right side, this week’s edition of What Would You Do Wednesday seemed like a good chance to ask our readers whether they would still be interested in the player.

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A Lot to Consider

Matt Henderson
April 27 2016 01:59PM


The NHL draft lottery looms large as the weekend approaches. For the first time ever the second worst team in the NHL is guaranteed only at least the fifth position in the NHL draft. Even a year ago the Oilers, who finished 29th, would be guaranteed third by virtue of the fact that only one team could leapfrog them.

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