Davidson vs. Desharnais

Brandon Davidson was a rare feel good story in a gloomy era of Oilers hockey. He overcame testicular cancer and as a sixth round selection in 2010, beat the odds of making it to the NHL. Very few 162nd overall picks play in the NHL, but to date Davidson has dressed for 91 NHL games….

Oilers sign Mantha

The #Oilers have signed 20-year-old defenceman Ryan Mantha from the @OHLIceDogs to a three-year entry-level contract. pic.twitter.com/OGZMSS6YfQ — Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) March 1, 2017 The Oilers have signed right-shot D Ryan Mantha to a three-year entry level contract. More to come.

Oilers trade Beck for Fontaine

The #Oilers have acquired forward Justin Fontaine from the @NYRangers in exchange for forward Taylor Beck. #NHLTrade pic.twitter.com/ykURn9jvUi — Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) March 1, 2017 The Edmonton Oilers have traded Taylor Beck for Justin Fontaine.


The Trade Deadline Live Blog

As per NHL tradition, the league’s one day fire sale is upon us and that means it’s time for another trade deadline live blog! For the first time in years, the Oilers don’t have their sign up featuring wholesale prices on an array slightly used goods, but will instead be looking for a few bargain bin…



Since it launched last fall, the Real Life Podcast has had a long and troubled history with the law and specifically the law in Edmonton where the show is recorded. First, there was the time Strudwick showed up at Little Brick to record during the Christmas Break when the cafe was closed to the public. Wanye…


The Steve Austin Line

<br> Steve Austin was a pop culture icon in the 1970s. He was the main character on the TV show The Six Million Dollar Man, which aired for five years (1973-1978), but watching reruns in the 1980s was when I fell in love with it. Austin, played by Lee Majors, was awesome. He was a NASA astronaut…


Oilers reportedly interested in Jaroslav Halak

Jaroslav Halak is an NHL goaltender playing in the AHL, a victim of the combination of a big contract and the salary cap. That could change in short order, though, with reports suggesting that 31-year-old goalie is attracting trade interest. One team supposedly entertaining a deal is the Edmonton Oilers.