CHL: The Oilers Personal Development League

Lowetide
November 14 2010 08:38AM

This is a young Curtis Hamilton. He is among several Oiler draft picks who are posting solid numbers in the WHL. Hamilton is a more complete player than the Oilers have drafted in the past (he's more than a "Coke machine"), so his offensive numbers have a wonderful kicker--he can be effective in more than one zone.

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BIG CITY NIGHTS: AS GOOD AS IT GETS

Robin Brownlee
November 13 2010 07:31PM

 

A Saturday night in The Big Apple on their very first trip to New York to play the Rangers at Madison Square Garden? I'm here to tell you, Edmonton Oilers rookies Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle and Magnus Paajarvi have hit the jackpot right out of the blocks.

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Writing

Jonathan Willis
November 13 2010 10:32AM

It’s been a lot of fun, writing here for the Nation family of sites .

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Bring on The Ginger

Lowetide
November 13 2010 07:41AM

The Edmonton Oilers have tried 11 forwards and 7 defensemen on the penalty-kill. It's been a disaster, so bad that the club is looking up at the rest of the league. I'm all about the lottery pick and "exciting last place hockey" but the PK is rapidly becoming the story this season. 

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MOTOR CITY MADNESS: MR. T RUBS 'EM THE WRONG WAY

Robin Brownlee
November 12 2010 11:24PM

It's obvious Rob Tychkowski got under the skin of the fine residents of Detroit leading up to the Edmonton Oilers 6-2 loss to the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena Thursday.

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