WHAT TO DO ABOUT THE WALL?

Wanye
May 17 2011 01:55PM

Get rid of Nikolai Khabibulin? Perish the thought Jonathan Willis!

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There’s No Easy Answer

Jonathan Willis
May 17 2011 08:20AM

 

After two seasons in the basement, I think it would be fair to say that most people – from fans to the media to the folks actually running the team – are ready to see some improvement from the Edmonton Oilers.

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STEVE TAMBELLINI: THE MAN WITH A PLAN?

Robin Brownlee
May 16 2011 07:02PM

In his first three seasons as general manager of the Edmonton Oilers, Steve Tambellini has proven conclusively he can put together a team capable of finishing dead-last in the standings, and rather handily. So, what will he add to his resume in 2011-12?

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What About Brule?

Jonathan Willis
May 16 2011 05:56PM

At this point last year, Gilbert Brule was considered by many fans and pundits to be one of the cornerstones of the Edmonton Oilers’ rebuilding effort. Management evidently agreed; while (smartly) low-balling Andrew Cogliano, they offered Brule a two-year, $3.7-million contract

Unfortunately, Brule proved incapable of building on a breakout 2009-10, and this past season played in 24 less games (down to 41 from 65) while watching his point totals drop down to less than a quarter of what he managed the year before.

What do the Oilers do with him now?

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THRASHERS TO WINNIPEG?

Wanye
May 16 2011 01:07PM

 

"Just when you thought it was going to be the Coyotes moving back to Winnipeg, turns out it might be the Thrashers relocating instead." - Fleet Admiral Wanye von Gretz IV May 16, 2011.

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