OILERS NAME TODD MCLELLAN HEAD COACH

View image | gettyimages.com The worst kept secret in the NHL over the past couple weeks has come to fruition as the Edmonton Oilers have named Todd McLellan as the 13th Head Coach in franchise history. 

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The Oilers Need Marincin To Succeed

View image | gettyimages.com Last night the Oklahoma City Barons made Martin Marincin a scratch. It seemed at first it was a healthy scratch but Jim Matheson suggests he might be a little banged up. Nonetheless they took him out.* They won the game, though on the back of a great performance by Richard Bachman. I won’t be…

Tuesday Musings: McLellan, Hall and more

View image | gettyimages.com The World Championships concluded on Sunday with Canada winning Gold for the first time since 2007. Canada dominated the tournament outscoring their opponents 66-15 on their way to a perfect 10-0 record. Jason Spezza led the tournament with 14 points and was named an all-star. Jordan Eberle was second in scoring…

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WHAT WILL MCLELLAN’S STAFF LOOK LIKE?

View image | gettyimages.com Unless everybody has it absolutely wrong, Todd McLellan will be (or already is) the next coach of the Edmonton Oilers and his hiring could be made official as early as Tuesday. What I’m wondering is what his coaching staff will look like.