COULD IT BE THE MAGIC?

The Edmonton Oilers have one generational talent and about six guys trying to find some chemistry with him. So far this year, coach Todd McLellan has stayed the course on the McDavid line and moved the second and third lines around—tryin’ to get the feeling again. How is it going? 

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Recapping the Heritage Classic Weekend

This past weekend, we rounded up a crew of Nation citizens, packed our bags, and were lucky enough to have our friends at AMA Travel fly us out to Winnipeg for the first outdoor game the Oilers have played since 2003. As you would expect, we partied hard, screamed our faces off, annoyed Jets fans,…

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ENJOY IT

No, the Edmonton Oilers aren’t going to win five out of every six games they play the rest of this season and finish with something in the neighborhood of 130 points despite getting off to their best start through a half-dozen games since 1985-86. The pace the Oilers are on after collaring the Winnipeg Jets…

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What does it mean?

The Edmonton Oilers are 5-1. They are first in the entire NHL with 10 points.Their 23 goals are the most in the league. How do you feel?

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Nurse spent the summer working on his puck skills

“I want to improve my puckhandling skills,” replied Darnell Nurse last April when I asked him what he needs to work on the most in the off-season. He mentioned other areas he was going to work on as well, but he felt his puckhandling skills needed to improve so he could become more of an…

Cam Talbot named 1st star of the week

Embed from Getty Images  After a week that saw him win three games and become a father to two beautiful children, the NHL has named Cam Talbot the first star of the week. So far, Oilers have been named the first star in both weeks the title has been given out.

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Monday Mailbag – Does Puljujarvi Stick Around?

You watched the outdoor game, you got a bit day drunk, and now you’re looking for ways to kill company time until you’re allowed to leave. Luckily, the mailbag is here to save you from being too productive and I’m pretty good about not telling your boss about all the time you spent here. As…

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WEEKEND UPDATE!

This was a big week for Oilers prospects as the Bakersfield Condors got their season underway and several prospects in other leagues posted strong performances. The long season is underway for all and we can begin sussing out the contenders from the pretenders. College men in the AHL, and WHL skaters appear to be pushing…

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GDB 6.0: THE GREAT OUTDOORS

We love HOME games; have Liquor Depot deliver in under an hour. Click, pick, sit back and watch the game.  The Edmonton Oilers face the Winnipeg Jets and the elements today, as the club plays its first outdoor game of the decade and the second this century. The Oilers find themselves in a pretty good spot—near the top…

GLORY DAYS

We here. ?? -bm #NationGoesToWPG @AMATravel pic.twitter.com/fTNOPHInS8 — OilersNation.com (@OilersNation) October 22, 2016 I was young and prone to terrible decisions, making me a typical North American male in the 1980s. If you called me on the phone in 1984, and suggested a beer run to Cranbrook (there were beer strikes in the 1980s), I…