To his credit, Kris Russell smashed that puck home. Final Score: 6-4 Maple Leafs
We’ve talked a lot about what moves the Oilers shouldn’t make. I’ve even explored one trade possibility that they perhaps should be looking into consummating. But the one aspect of all these discussions that can make things go a little haywire is who or what the Oilers have regarding expendable assets.
Speaking in a phone interview with Montreal’s TSN 690 radio station yesterday, Pierre LeBrun said of Oilers general manager Peter Chiarelli that “he’s working the phones like crazy.” “I talked to a GM today who said no one is busier and as active as Peter Chiarelli.”
I understand why many are pumping up tonight’s game as Auston Matthews versus Connor McDavid. They are both first overall picks. McDavid won three major NHL awards last year, while Matthews scored 40 goals as a rookie. Both are extremely exciting players and are the stars of their respective teams. This season McDavid has 30…
The Oilers take on the Maple Leafs tonight at Rogers Place and it’s a tale of two teams on very opposite sides of the good vibration charts of 2017.
More bad news for Oilersnation today as the Edmonton Oilers have placed Cam Talbot on the injured reserve and recalled Nick Ellis from the Bakersfield Condors.
It seems ridiculous to count a team out in November, but Oilers fans know just how easily that can happen.
His given name is Frantisek Musil. Teammates and friends knew him simply as Frank during an NHL career that saw him play 797 regular season games — he likely would have hit 1,000 games had he been put in the line-up by his coaches every night because, heaven knows, he was ready to play when…