1st period…Quick Hits

The Edmonton Oilers lead the Sharks 2-1  after 20 minutes. San Jose outshot the Oilers 13-11, but it was a tale of two period. The Sharks dominated the first ten minutes, but then the Oilers woke up and controlled the final ten. Here are some quick thoughts on the first period.


GDB 77.0: Now The Real Fun Begins

Oilersnation has never seen the Edmonton Oilers in the playoffs. You’ve only experienced frustration and anger while perusing the site, especially in March. However, this year will be different and these next few games should help get you prepared.


38 years ago today, the Edmonton Oilers became an NHL team

Not only did the Edmonton Oilers join the league, but three other former World Hockey Association teams did as well. The Oilers, along with the New England Whalers, Quebec Nordiques and Winnipeg Jets all merged from the WHA to the NHL, paying a $6 million fee. While that all happened, two other WHA teams –…



I don’t have to tell you about all the hell we’ve been through. I don’t have to tell you about all the miserable hockey we’ve had to watch and live through without even having a sniff of the postseason. That all changed on Tuesday night.