Trading Andrej Sekera for Brent Seabrook would be very bad

Brent Seabrook’s name is making its way through the streets of Edmonton today. First, it was reported that the 13-season veteran and three-time Stanley Cup champion of the Chicago Blackhawks would be a healthy scratch from Chicago’s lineup tonight. Second, Bob Stauffer mentioned the idea of a possible deal involving Andrej Sekera and Seabrook, with…



To say the Edmonton Oilers have been a disappointment this season is to understate in the extreme. While I don’t think the Oilers are as bad as they’ve looked to this point as we’ve watched things go sideways, that’s cold consolation with the playoffs almost certainly out of the question now. The ugly bottom line…


GDB 44.0: A full 60 minutes please (6pm MST, SN1)

After losing back-to-back games in spectacular fashion this past week, the Oilers are back at it tonight against a soaring Nashville Predators team. Will we be staring down the barrel of another horrific hockey game, or will the boys show up and play to their potential? My friends, it’s game day.


Game Day Notes: Edmonton Oilers at Nashville Predators

We were so close to a Nashville Predators and Edmonton Oilers Western Conference Final last spring. Heading into this season, that appeared to be an inevitability. Now it’s incredibly far away. The Predators have lived up to their billing as one of the teams to beat in the West, but Oilers have struggled mightily and…