Another week is in the books, and that means it’s time for another edition of the Pacific War Room. What is the Pacific War Room? Each week, our friends at the Royal Half round up a summary of the week that was from the best and brightest bloggers from around the Pacific Division.


GDB 39.0: Another re-tooling begins, Perron traded.

Are the Oilers in Rebuild III? Many believe they are after trading David Perron to Pittsburgh for a 1st round pick this summer and journeyman winger Rob Klinkhammer. I don’t think they plan on rebuilding, but on the surface this trade doesn’t make much sense. It clearly makes the Oilers worse today and for the…


The Roundup

Team Canada keeps on rolling, Canucks looking to deal, Fire Carlyle, Draisaitl back to junior, Evander Kane out long term and more in this week’s Roundup.



Having been hopelessly wrong more times than I care to remember when it comes to predicting who’ll do what and which team will finish where over the past three decades or so, it’s still tempting to try to read the tea leaves to figure out what’s next.



The Oklahoma City Barons have seen two college defenders debut and then make quick work of the minors before establishing themselves as NHL options. Once they arrive in the NHL, a lack of physical play becomes an issue. Why? And if this is an issue, why are the Oilers procuring these players? Further, what does…

The Fantasy Minute: Waiver Wire

NHL Fantasy Hockey tips from The Nation Network and DailyFaceoff.com. Here’s a quick run through of the best Fantasy Hockey waiver adds, sleepers and buy-low sell-high candidates for the week (Based on 12 team leagues).


GDB 38.0: Good riddance 2014

The Oilers would love nothing more than to erase 2014 from their memories. It has been a terrible calender year for the Blue and Orange. They’ve played 77 games.They’ve won 24 of them.They have totaled 59 of a possible 154 points.  It hasn’t been pretty, but they will try to end 2014 on a good…