December 07 2009 11:16AM
How fitting is it that the Oilers are heating up on the ice and getting set to play in Florida, while the first cold-snap of the year hits back home? Would a three-game winning streak warm your heart, or would it piss off the angel on your shoulder?
December 07 2009 10:07AM
If this edition of the Edmonton Oilers manages to finish in the bottom five of the NHL, they'll have done something few teams have done in the salary cap era.
December 06 2009 05:49PM
It's startling how performances and perceptions can change in the span of just 12 months. That holds especially true for Dustin Penner, Gilbert Brule, Ladislav Smid and Tom Gilbert of the Edmonton Oilers.
December 06 2009 03:55PM
According to rumour-monger Bruce Garrioch, they are. In his latest column, he passes along the following bit of gossip:
The talk is the Edmonton Oilers are sniffing around to see what kind of interest there is in defenceman Sheldon Souray, who has a cap hit of $5.4 million for the next three seasons. There are whispers Souray, 32, was offered as part of a package in a four-player deal with an Eastern Conference team.
December 05 2009 03:45PM
Edmonton Oilers: 3
Dallas Stars: 2 (SO)