GDB 25.0: Gunning for 27th

Edmonton is in last place in the NHL, a position the team has spent far too much time in over the last few seasons, and a 0-2-1 start to the current road-trip didn’t help. But the Oilers managed to squeak out a win over Pittsburgh on Saturday, and consequently they have a chance to leapfrog…



The word we’re getting is that the Edmonton Oilers could be facing a fascinating prospect tonight in Toronto. With James Reimer injured and Jonathan Bernier struggling, prospect Garret Sparks could make his NHL debut. Before we get excited, let’s check out this AHL phenom, and compare him to Edmonton’s goalie-in-waiting, Laurent Brossoit.


Monday Mailbag – November 28th

You had questions. We had answers… or at the very least a swinging attempt. Once again, fine citizens, it’s mailbag time. I need questions for next week so please send them in if you have anything you want to ask. You can email your questions (or just to chat?) to me at [email protected] or DM me on Twitter at…


First Star, Worst Star: November 29, 2015

I hope all of our American readers had a great Thanksgiving weekend, ate gluttonous amounts of food and punched someone in the mouth over a $300 TV at a Walmart. Tis the season, and tis the time for First Star, Worst Star!


Let ’em fly! ?? #TeddyBearToss pic.twitter.com/fwQVREdB8q — Bakersfield Condors (@Condors) November 29, 2015 Teddy bears were hitting the ice and pucks were finding nets this week across the Oilers prospect umbrella. This week also saw the recall to the NHL for Jujhar Khaira, the second 2012 draft pick to play for Edmonton. Here’s a look…