Around the League - Playoff Edition - wk 4

Jason Gregor
May 13 2010 09:28AM

I love the scrutiny, passion, analysis and most of all the emotion that we experience during the NHL playoffs. The hockey is awesome even though Albertans had to enjoy it all on TV, and now Canuck fans are feeling like Sami Salo in game five, but this postseason is still the most riveting I’m witnessed in years.

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RICH PEOPLE AND ARENA TALK

Wanye
May 12 2010 03:14PM

 

Two of our favourite parts of the new Arena debate is when people scoff at Daryl Katz offering to put 100 million dollars towards a City owned arena and when they later roll their eyes when it is suggested that owning a Pro Sports franchise isn't a very lucrative business.

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Players Of Interest At The World Championships

Jonathan Willis
May 12 2010 02:02PM

Sweden v France - 2010 IIHF World Championship

The Edmonton Oilers have a few players participating in this year’s World Championships, including some prospects who have yet to play in North America.

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Minor League RFA’s: Stay Or Go?

Jonathan Willis
May 11 2010 03:05PM

Edmonton Oilers v Buffalo Sabres

Given the dearth of Edmonton Oilers news at this point in the summer, this seems as good a time as any to look at a group that gets ignored a lot: AHL players with new contracts coming up.

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A crush on the Rush (and the Crush)

bingofuel
May 11 2010 10:22AM

The Edmonton Rush, at least one Edmonton team that has seen the playoffs this season, unfortunately didn't make it to the final round. They fell to the Washington Stealth in the semifinal by a single point in overtime, with a score of 12-11.

Earlier this season, OilersNation commenter, gaddabout, and resident drunk, creepy uncle Ender the Dragon attended a Rush game... I don't want to give anything away but... there was the lacrosse equivalent of ice girls there. READ HIS TALE.

(All images in this story from NLL.com)

- bingofuel

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