GDB 26.0: PAYLOAD

Lowetide
December 03 2016 12:00PM

It's been a long, it's been a long time coming, but the Edmonton Oilers are close to an actual factual playoff race. Early days, but if they can make it through December, everything's going to be alright I know. The McDavid will bring us riches untold and a better day. Will we see an early thaw, or a false spring?

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The Case Against Kris Russell Part 2

Matt Henderson
December 03 2016 10:00AM

As we discussed yesterday, Kris Russell is dragging down almost every player on the team when they share the same ice as him. This is why it’s alarming, for me, to see and hear people like Drew Remenda, Jack Michaels, and most recently Jim Matheson praise Russell so profusely and in some cases openly discuss signing him to an extension. The Edmonton Oilers, in any sane and rational world, should be figuring out how to move Russell away from the team.

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November Report Card

baggedmilk
December 02 2016 04:30PM

Pong

Fair citizens of the Nation, the second month of the season has wrapped up and that means that it's once again time for you to put on your favourite teacher's hat and grade the Oilers based on what happened in the month of November. Are you ready? Of course, you are.

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The Case Against Kris Russell Part 1

Matt Henderson
December 02 2016 02:30PM

Alright. I’ve been overly damned cheery for weeks on this site. I think it’s a pretty much non-stop stream of happiness since the season began, but it’s becoming increasingly clear that the Oilers are on the verge of doing something incredibly unadvisable: Extending Kris Russell. It makes so little sense for so many reasons, and yet here we are. Let’s have a conversation about this.

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Who Are You with Oscar Klefbom

Jason Gregor
December 02 2016 12:25PM

KlefbomBehindThenet

In our third installment of a new semi-regular feature on my radio show called Who Are You I caught up with Oscar Klefbom.

There was an "interview bomb" appearance from Adam Larsson, Klefbom discussing his infamous photo and many other non-hockey topics.

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