Let’s Talk Pride Tape

Unless you’ve been living in the cone of silence for the past few weeks you’ve almost certainly heard about a great initiative called Pride Tape. In this article, I will be talking about why this is a worthy cause and what you can do to help. If you’re looking for anti-Jultz related material then this…


Capilano Rehab Centre Injury Report – January 5, 2016

Welcome to the 2016 edition of the Injury Report! I can tell you one thing, starting now… or next week, the injury report is going to have a lot less content. I’ve got a pretty good feeling that January is the month that we finally start getting a healthy team again. There will be no more high…



As a whipping boy and lightning rod for over-the-top criticism and misplaced frustration by fans for whom crash and bang is the measure of a player’s worth, Tom Poti got kicked around by the faithful of the Edmonton Oilers long before anybody had even heard of Tom Gilbert, Jeff Petry or Justin Schultz.


Justin Schultz, NHL Defenceman

Justin Schultz can speak firsthand to both the joys and perils of playing in a hockey mad city. He arrived in Edmonton by choice and with much fanfare, a top NHL defensive prospect that had opted to spurn Anaheim and pass on his choice of destination in order to join the Oilers. It’s been hard…


GDB 41.0: HOME ICE ADVANTAGE – Halfway mark of the season

The Oilers will reach the halfway mark of the season at the conclusion of tonight’s game vs. Carolina. If they only played games at home the Oilers would be a very competitive team. They are 11-7-1 (23 points) when Todd McLellan has last change, and a win tonight would give them the most home points…