Fight Friday: Season’s Beatings

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. A dozen…


WJC Gold Medal Preview: Canada vs Sweden

It’s game seven for Canada at the 2017 World Junior Championships as they’ll face Sweden for the gold medal. For the Canadians, it’s the last hurdle they’ll need to clear if they want to avenge last year’s heartbreaking defeat and as you would expect, their opponent will be their toughest test yet.


Should the Oilers buy low on Anthony Duclair?

Both Craig Custance and Arizona Sports’ Craig Morgan have reported that Anthony Duclair has asked for a trade. Morgan says it’s unlikely Duclair will be with team in March as a rocky tenure in Arizona has both sides wanting a fresh start.


Kris Russell had a good first half

Kris Russell had a solid first half of the season. He leads the Oilers defencemen in scoring with 16 points. He is +4. He has a 52.54 FF%, trailing only Oscar Klefbom 52.6% and Darnell Nurse 56.5%. He’s played every game, has skated the second most EV minutes among defenders and he’s only played 180…


Three Thoughts: Halfway There

To borrow from that old Bon Jovi tune, the Edmonton Oilers are halfway there and living on a prayer after beating the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 in a shootout at Rogers Place Thursday before hitting the road for a five-game swing that begins Saturday in Dallas.


The Capilano Rehab Injury Report – Yamamoto down

For the first time in the 2017-18 season, the Edmonton Oilers have a healthy roster. Is this a sign of things to come? Or is it too little too late? Although things are good in Oil Country, things aren’t looking great for the team’s top prospect, Kailer Yamamoto, who went down with an injury in…


The Roundup

Chaos and the Oilers; Flames saving Sam Bennett and looking to deal; Brock Boeser is a one man show in Van; Johhny Bower’s perfect celebration; the Top moments of 2017, World Juniors and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by the DailyFaceOff.