April 18 2013 09:03PM
As the end of a brilliant, trying season nears its end, the American Hockey League gave out the first of what should be several awards to young Oiler Justin Schultz. The "Eddie Shore" Award--named after the "Edmonton Express"--has never been given to a rookie defender before this season.
April 18 2013 12:17PM
Lots of stuff after the jump, starting with the Oilers' most recent free agent signing and getting into some of the key questions to answer in the 2013 season's dying days.
April 18 2013 10:30AM
A quick thing needs to be discussed today. Nothing crazy - just the usual cry for last minute entries for our photoshop contest.
April 17 2013 10:57PM
As somebody who has watched Ryan Smyth since he was a baby-faced rookie with the Edmonton Oilers, who has witnessed him grinding out a better NHL career than he had any reasonable right to based on natural talent, it's been difficult to watch him in the twilight of his career.
April 17 2013 11:05AM
Scott Howson spent five years and eight months as General Manager of the Columbus Blue Jackets, before being fired in February, and on Monday he officially returned to the Oilers as VP of Hockey Operations.
What has he learned since leaving Edmonton? What will he bring to the organization?