Leon Draisaitl, Top German on the Ice and in Our Hearts

I don’t think I have to tell you guys how much I love Leon Draisaitl. I’m literally the guy that’s been trying to crowbar the Big Sexy nickname into the Nation’s vernacular since the day I found out just how big and sexy he is but that’s not why we’re here. Sexiness aside, Leon Draisaitl’s…


What do Devils Fans Think of Taylor Hall?

Your daily dose of ridiculous dangles. Brought to you by, @hallsy09. #PHIvsNJD pic.twitter.com/gzgD0DzETi — NHL (@NHL) March 17, 2017 Yesterday it came to fruition that Tyler Pitlick has more even strength goals thank ex-Oiler and master of all things left wing, Taylor Hall. No Taylor Hall isn’t having a career-year with New Jersey, and yes…


That’s Hockey

Six goals, two fights, great passing, hard hits and some actual animosity. The first period of last night’s game between the Oilers and Bruins is how hockey should be played. Too often we get caught up in over analyzing the game and focusing only on mistakes, rather than remembering it is supposed to be entertainment….


All Aboard (Again)!

Wasn’t it just, like, two games ago that the playoff bandwagon was upside down and on fire in the ditch after the Edmonton Oilers lost their third straight game in a 4-1 defeat to the Montreal Canadiens at Rogers Place? Sure it was. The line-up to get back on forms to the left today after…


Now What?

The downside of losing Brandon Davidson for nothing (in the expansion draft) was losing him for nothing. That said, at least the transaction, evil as it would have been, would have completed the expansion price. The Oilers won’t lose Brandon Davidson in the expansion draft, but will lose a player (unless a trade can be…


The Roundup

Looking at the historically unique rookies in Toronto, the boring NHL Expansion draft, Canucks needing a savior, Flames finally lose but are hot, Oilers in for bumpy ride, why buying at the trade deadline is bad, 5 dream matchups in the 1st round, free agent TJ Oshie, VanHAC 2017 and more in this week’s Nation…