January 31 2012 11:58AM
The Oilers won't have Tom Gilbert, Cam Barker or Ryan Nugent-Hopkins back in the lineup tonight, and according to Tom Renney, you will likely see Barker before Gilbert. Barker and Gilbert skated yesterday, but both were wearing non-contact jerseys, while Nugent-Hopkins was battling the flu. Nugent-Hopkins still hasn't participated in any contact drills, but there is a chance you will see him before this short three-game homestand is over.
January 31 2012 10:27AM
Martin St. Louis is one of the true feel-good stories in recent NHL history. The pint-sized forward overcame adversity – in the form of near-total disinterest from NHL clubs – before going on to be both the league MVP and leading scorer prior to the NHL lockout.
January 31 2012 09:22AM
The small remaining fraction of folks who whisper of Oilers owner Daryl "Kay-Z" Katz having less money than one would believe can eat a triple helping of shut up pie. Pictured above in an imaginary press conference with his namesake rapper Jay-Z, He who was already rich is now REALLY REALLY REALLY rich.
January 31 2012 03:23AM
Next on our itinerary was Koh Phi Phi - another little island off the coast of Thailand that is renowned for its beaches, many restaurants and exotic nightlife. After having survived Koh Samui we felt we would be more than prepared to take on it’s twin brother a short trip away.
January 30 2012 11:09PM
This is Johnny Boychuk and what's left of Jaroslav Spacek. Boychuk is heading toward free agency and would certainly be on the Oilers shopping list if available. History tells us that Boychuk is likely to re-sign in Boston or with another contender and that means the Oilers will be looking for help elsewhere.