Apparently unable to grasp the concept that points in November are just as valuable as those fought for during the hair-on-fire stretch drive days of March and April, the Edmonton Oilers blew off a deuce they might need in their 5–4 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets.
So as you know, the Oilers play the Blue Jackets tonight in Columbus at 5:30pm MST. What you don’t know is that we have a terrible confession to make.
Given that the Edmonton Oilers are currently holding three goaltenders on their NHL roster, I thought it might be of interest to look around the league and see which teams could be buying or selling goaltenders.
It was always easy for me to tell when Raffi Torres was going to do something
With the Oilers finally getting some offence, and specifically their offensive leader Ales Hemsky, many are wondering why Hemsky doesn’t play more minutes.
Willis broke his back (his internet back) when I forced him to crank this baby out.
There are some interesting quotes from Sam Gagner courtesy of the Canadian Press today.
There’s a game coming up against the Penguins on Nov 6.
Thank goodness for back-to-back wins against the Carolina Hurricanes and Philadelphia Flyers.
Here’s some better-late-than-never analysis of the Oil’s line match-ups
What are you doing reading this? Seriously. Like WHAT time does this game start?
The MacBlender is out again, although this time it’s on low rather than high.