Friday Fights: Light volume, higher quality

Hello out there, I’m on the air, it’s Hockey Fights today. This is a weekly feature where we will take a look back at the best tilts of the week that was, a fond look back at the fights that were, and a strong finger wag at the worst fight of the week. This is…


Show us something, kid

Laurent Brossoit isn’t going to settle any arguments about whether he’s a bonafide long-term option in goal for the Edmonton Oilers behind Cam Talbot no matter what he does in the crease against the Buffalo Sabres tonight. That said, it’s about time he at least made a case that he deserves a longer look.


It looks like Chris Kelly won’t be an Oiler after all

Back during training camp, the Oilers brought Chris Kelly in on a professional tryout contract. He didn’t end up making the team, but stuck around and practiced with the team for quite some time. At one point, Mark Spector suggested that the Oilers would officially sign Kelly to a contract after Kailer Yamamoto was sent…


GDB 23.0: Waste not, want not (5pm MST, SNW)

A loss tonight in Buffalo would basically waste the good effort the Edmonton Oilers had in Detroit on Wednesday. They can’t afford it. The Sabres have lost seven games in a row, two in overtime and five in regulation. They are struggling, but the Oilers can’t take them lightly. Edmonton is not good enough to…


Game Day Quick Hits: Oilers @ Sabres

It wasn’t supposed to be this way. On Friday, June 26th, 2015, the fortunes of the Edmonton Oilers and Buffalo Sabres got much brighter. The Oilers selected Connor McDavid first overall, and the Buffalo Sabres took Jack Eichel. Both were going to be catalysts to respectability. McDavid missed 37 games his rookie season, but last…


The Roundup

Which GM should the Leafs screw over; Houston rumors bring Flames arena back into spotlight; lots to be excited about with the Jets; can the Oilers mirror the Flames; Button shreds Chiarelli and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by the DailyFaceOff.