GDB 45.0: The Sharks are circling

I went through the schedule over the last five seasons and I couldn’t find a three-game stretch where the Oilers lost three games they easily could have won. Bad luck — three own-goals in one period — hurt them versus the Lighting, and big errors cost them versus the Panthers and Coyotes. The Oilers controlled much of the…


The #Oilers have recalled Zack Kassian from the @Condors. pic.twitter.com/pFpcUCKPGm — Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) January 13, 2016 I am a sucker for stories about redemption, and the possibility exists for Zack Kassian to write a marvelous comeback story with the Edmonton Oilers. Question: How do fans feel? I talked to one fan in an effort…



Embed from Getty Images Eric Brewer played 315 games as a member of the Edmonton Oilers, but he’ll be remembered by many fans for how he arrived and how he departed almost as much as the parts of four seasons he spent patrolling the blue line in this town. That would be selling him short.


What Would You Do Wednesday: Waiver Wire!

Defenceman Kevin Connauton was claimed off waivers by Arizona on Wednesday, but he was quickly replaced on the wire by two other players. Unlike Connauton, both fit positions of potential need for Edmonton. Cody Hodgson is a centre with a history of offensive production, while Nate Guenin is a big right-shot defender. Should the Oilers be…