April 27 2010 12:02PM
One way to assess the work done by the scouting staff is to go back and look at what a team would look like if they only used players taken in the NHL Draft. With news about the Oilers fairly slow at the moment, this seemed like a good time to indulge in this exercise with them.
April 27 2010 07:27AM
The Summer of Steve is two weeks old and if the release and re-assignment of the head trainer and equipment managers can garner this much attention, then the rest of the summer will be monumental.
April 25 2010 06:50PM
After I talked to Ken Hitchcock the other day to confirm my suspicion that he'd have no interest in coming home to coach the Edmonton Oil Kings of the WHL, it dawned on me I'd missed the most obvious question -- what about the Edmonton Oilers?
April 25 2010 11:08AM
Steve Tambellini's comments on the firing of three members of the Oilers' support staff don't make much sense to me.
April 23 2010 04:56PM
Ken Lowe sounded every bit the company man I expected he would when I talked to him today, even though, after 21 seasons with the Edmonton Oilers, he's no longer with the firm.