Best of the Nation - 10.28.12

Jonathan Willis
October 28 2012 10:54AM

After the jump: a look at the best prospects for the 2013 Draft, discussing trade rumours, the lockout and solutions to it, following injuries around the league, and much more.

Read Article | 1 Comments

OH, THOSE BLUE

Lowetide
October 28 2012 09:57AM

Photo courtesy of Rob Ferguson. All rights reserved. This is a fascinating photo. Look at the faces of the OKC Barons on the bench and tell me hockey players don't value a guy who sticks up for them. Can't do it. Also, our friend Rob Fergsuon captured the exact moment when Colten Teubert replaced Andy Sutton on the Oilers roster. Is it that easy?

Read Article | 39 Comments

Nail Yakupov's pair of goals (including a dandy) and the KHL's Top 10 goals, saves, and hits of the week

Steve Dangle
October 27 2012 05:59PM

 

Warning: These highlights may gets you pregnant. If you're an Oilers fan? Twins. And you'll name them both Nail. That's how good this kid is. Seriously.

BUT WAIT THERE'S MORE!

We also have the KHL's Top 10 goals, saves, and hits of the week! Wait - there's two others games, too?!?! Shut the front door!

Enjoy!

Read Article | 19 Comments

TINKER, TAYLOR, SOLDIER, SAILOR

Lowetide
October 27 2012 12:22PM

Come hell or high water, come what may from dumb and dumber, somewhere in my lifetime the supreme talents that are The Nuge, Taylor Hall, Ebs and The Yak will grace our city. Their individual performances, injuries and struggles are well documented and this season is up and down like a yo-yo.

Read Article | 32 Comments

Injury Alert: Khabibulin on the shelf, Sutton may never play again

Jonathan Willis
October 27 2012 09:27AM

Even when there’s a lockout, it seems like injury news is an unavoidable part of the Edmonton Oilers experience. This holds true even for the players not playing elsewhere. As the Edmonton Journal’s Joanne Ireland reports, veterans Andy Sutton and Nikolai Khabibulin are both currently on the injured list, and the news isn’t good.

Read Article | 31 Comments