Canucks defeat Oilers 5-2.

Jason Gregor
October 01 2015 09:32PM


The Oilers will not go undefeated in the 2015 preseason, after a 5-2 loss to the Canucks. They returned to reality after six consecutive victories. The Oilers, especially the defence, had a tough time handling the speed of the Canucks.

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GDB -2.0: Canucks-lite Visit Rexall

Jason Gregor
October 01 2015 01:00PM


The Oilers haven't allowed a goal in just over 147 minutes. I know it is the preseason, but thus far we have seen a significant improvement in their defensive zone awareness. We haven't seen glaring mistakes, or five-star turnovers, and that has to be considered progress.

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Opportunity Knocks

Matt Henderson
October 01 2015 08:00AM

When Anton Slepyshev was drafted I thought it was a good gamble by then GM Craig MacTavish. Today it looks like a great one. It might even go down as one of the best moves MacTavish made during his short and ill-fated tenure as general manager.

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WWYDW: Sorting out the Goaltending

Jonathan Willis
September 30 2015 08:34PM


It’s abundantly clear that Cam Talbot is going to enter the season as the Edmonton Oilers’ No. 1 goaltender. After that, though, things get decidedly unclear. In this week’s edition of What Would You Do Wednesday, we ask our readers to explain how they would deal with the team’s two contenders for the job of backup goalie.

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September 30 2015 05:30PM

paajarvi by rob ferguson

Magnus Paajarvi is on waivers today and at least three people I know are hoping he gets claimed on waivers—two hoping it's Oilers and a third who just wants someone to claim the Swede. Why?

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