November 30 2016 05:00PM
Some minor-league stints are longer than others. Less than 24 hours after clearing waivers and being assigned to the Bakersfield Condors, veteran defenceman Mark Fayne is on his way back to Edmonton.
November 30 2016 03:10PM
Ben Betker is one of the few Oilers prospects who has a contract for 2017-18, and this coming summer will probably see Peter Chiarelli finish the job he started in the spring of 2015. What does that mean for Oilers fans? A lot of new faces at the pro level next fall, especially at the AHL level. Photo by Mark Williams, all rights reserved.
November 30 2016 12:30PM
The Oilers aren't playing bad hockey overall, however, they are making major mistakes that lead to goals. Last night the Maple Leafs rarely had any contained pressure. The Oilers didn't spend much time in their own end, but they gift wrapped the Leafs' two goals, and both mistakes occurred below their goal line.
The focus and attention to detail has to be better. There are no excuses. This group has to play smarter and be consistently more determined.
November 30 2016 11:43AM
The lineup shuffle continues.
November 30 2016 11:00AM
Often, if Connor McDavid isn’t scoring the Edmonton Oilers aren’t scoring. Over the last 10 games, McDavid has picked up a point on 14 of the team’s goals; the rest of the lineup has only managed a grand total of 13 without his help.
In this week’s edition of What Would You Do Wednesday, we ask what the club’s general manager and head coach should do to get some scoring from all the non-McDavid players on the roster.