October 31 2015 11:06AM
The Battle of Alberta used to be something else, but decades of decline in the on-ice product (in both cities) left the rivalry in ashes. Low moments and constant nadirs brought diamonds by the dozen to our part of the world, and tonight these two teams—stacked with brilliant, youthful talent—are actually playing for something important.
October 31 2015 09:22AM
Peter Chiarelli has no loyalty to any of the players procured before he arrived and if we're going to see mid-season turnover chances are those men are vulnerable. One way to make an educated guess? Check out TOI per player and compare it to a season ago.
October 31 2015 08:00AM
We're now 10 or 11 games into the season for just about everyone in the league, and already some of the wheat in the "Calder Consideration" pool is starting to separate from the chaff.
October 30 2015 07:38PM
The Edmonton Oilers have Leon Draisaitl and Darnell Nurse on the roster now, so the most NHL-ready prospect in the minors is probably Laurent Brossoit. Will we see him in Edmonton this year?
October 30 2015 03:30PM
Oh hello, OilersNation.
Today I wanted to talk about the Edmonton Oilers. No, not just Connor McDavid - THE EDMONTON OILERS. Well, and Connor McDavid, too. He is their leading scorer. Kind of important. ANYWAY.
I made a video about the Oilers for Sportsnet because the Oilers have kicked ass lately. As an outsider looking in, I love it. You deserve it and I hope it keeps up. D'awwwwOK NOW FOR THE VIDEO.