November 24 2009 01:29PM
Before we left on our trip, our sole European Friend — a Brit — advised us: "Wanye, if you're going to go to Europe you HAVE to try to hit up a soccer game. Only don't call it soccer, call it football. Or footie works even better. Calling it soccer there is like calling it Ice Hockey over here. Don't embarrass yourself for heaven's sakes."
November 24 2009 07:00AM
Edmonton Oilers: 4
Phoenix Coyotes: 0
November 23 2009 03:28PM
The challenge with changing the culture of the Edmonton Oilers, and that's exactly what needs to be done if this flailing franchise is going to reverse its fortunes, is that doing so hinges on the veteran core of the team.
November 23 2009 02:42PM
There was a certain trade that was talked about this past summer that never came to fruition. It was a trade that involved three of the boys in copper and blue — Dustin Penner, Andrew Cogliano, and Ladislav Smid. In exchange for these three soldiers of fortune, the Oilers were to acquire a certain someone from the Ottawa Senators who now plays for the San Jose Sharks. Let's call that certain someone "The Heat."
November 23 2009 01:52PM
If history shows us anything, then the Oilers have a great chance of winning tonight. The Oilers are 21-6-3 in their last 21 home games against the Coyotes, but in most of the seasons the Oilers were better in the standings.