Doug Wilson: The Best GM in the NHL?

Doug Wilson has the 12th most goals, 237, and 15th most points, 827, among defenceman in NHL history. He was the sixth pick in the 1977 draft and played 1,024 NHL games, winning the Norris Trophy in 1982, and skated in eight all-star games. He was an excellent player, and he has become one of the…


Oilers ink Matt Benning to two-year extension

Two down, two to go. A few days after signing Drake Caggiula, the Oilers have announced that they’ve given a two-year extension to defender Matt Benning. It’ll be a two-year deal with a $1.9 million cap hit.


Real Life Podcast Episode 78 – Freecycling

On this week’s episode of the Real Life Podcast, the boys welcomed a special guest, Chris Chalmers, to the show to fill in for the Squire, talk sports, break down Oilers rumours, and give some insight on what’s happening with the new podcast studio!


The Dominos

Everybody knows that the Oilers have some big holes in their roster that need to be filled and that Peter Chiarelli doesn’t have a lot of cap space to work with.


Oilers can’t lose another big trade

It’s that time of year. The Montreal Canadiens made a trade late last Friday sending Alex Galchenyuk to the Arizona Coyotes for Max Domi. On the surface, they’re similar players. They both average 0.61 points per game and spent most of their time in the NHL on the wing. Galchenyuk is a better goalscorer, while…


On this day in 2006: Game 7 Sadness (Sorry in Advance)

Most of you knew what was coming in this article even before clicking on that headline. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. – Charles Dickens I am sure ol’ Charlie was writing then about just such a time as the 2006 Stanley Cup finals for Edmonton Oilers fans. On…