Mock Draft 1.0 – Post Lottery Edition

The Draft Lottery has come and gone. Your dreams of the Oilers landing Rasmus Dahlin have been smashed. The fantasy of adding Svechnikov or Zadina to McDavid’s wing is no more. It’s not all doom and gloom though. Ladies, gentlemen and all my fellow draft nerds out there it’s officially mock draft season!


McDavid reacts to the Hart voting

In unsurprising news last week, Connor McDavid was left off the Hart Trophy finalists list. In other unsurprising news, Twitter erupted while complaining about the thought process behind the PHWA’s voting. It was a discussion that built up for weeks about how Connor was likely to be snubbed solely on the fact that the Oilers did…


Monday Mailbag – Why replace only the assistant coaches?

The Draft Lottery is in the books, the weekend has wrapped, and now it’s time to waste company time talking about the Oilers again. That’s why the mailbag is the perfect item to soak up some of that sweet, sweet hockey knowledge or argue with us in the comments section. If you’d like to get in…


The Oilers should trade their first round pick

Last night, fate fell short this time as the Oilers lost out on the draft lottery sliding back from 9th to 10th. The impact of the slide isn’t huge, but this year’s draft will be for the Oilers and they should capitalize on it by trading their first round selection.


16 Eastern Conference targets the Oilers should consider

The bad news: Last season was, in no way, one the Oilers were hoping for. The good news: with arguably the best player in the world leading the way and some solid secondary pieces already in place, Edmonton is not far away from once again being a force in the Pacific Division. Look no further…


Tonight we #MakeItFive

My friends, the day is finally here. Draft Lottery day. Our Stairway to Heaven. A day when Oilers fans everywhere feel a little more confident than anyone else in the league because we’ve been there before, we’ve climbed to the mother truckin’ mountaintop in spite of all odds. Sure, some may say that the Oilers…


The Roundup

Who will be the new coaches in Edmonton; will Calgary move a D man for a winger this off-season; have Toronto’s big 3 improved; the Canucks are not ready for life without the Sedins; NHL Draft rankings, the playoffs and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by the DailyFaceOff.


Connor McDavid left off Hart Trophy finalist list

The NHL describes it’s Hart Trophy as the following: An annual award given to the player judged to be the most valuable to his team. The winner is selected in a poll of the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association in all NHL cities at the end of the regular season. Apparently, Connor McDavid isn’t one of the three…


(Video) Friday Fights: Top 25 of 2017-18 (15th-11th)

As the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs trudge on into the second round, we have added one more fight to the list in the playoffs. Making our grand total, a WHOPPING, three fights so far. The NHL is committed to the dumbing down of passion and fighting, especially in the most animosity filled time in…