On this week’s episode of the Real Life Podcast, the boys got into a lot of hockey talk as they tried to get to the bottom of the Milan Lucic trade rumours, make sense of the Ovi Cup celebration haters, and look at whatever the hell iHop is doing with their rebrand.
Patrick Maroon sat down on the Absolutely Unsure Podcast last week to discuss all things hockey and life. Even though Maroon doesn’t play for the Oilers, he still has a place close to my heart. A ton of the interview was Oilers related so I’m here to fill you all in!
The Edmonton Oilers can’t afford to just give Milan Lucic away. As I reported last week, he is open to a trade, but general manager Peter Chiarelli can’t give him away for nothing, and it makes little sense he sweeten the pot (add in a draft pick) just to rid the Oilers of Lucic’s contract….
Fans of the Edmonton Oilers struggled through years of seeing their five-time Stanley Cup champions reduced to operating as a bargain basement outfit in the mid-1990s, as GM Glen Sather was forced to cut corners and try to put together and keep together teams on the cheap. From Wayne Gretzky on down the line, selling…