All About Graham McPhee

Entering his third season with Boston College in 2018-19, Graham McPhee will look to continue his development and improve on his totals from last season. Considering BC has put plenty of effort into recruitment for the 2018-19 season, with players such as Oliver Wahlstrom and Jack McBain set to join the roster, McPhee will likely…


Saturday (Sunday) Sunshine: The German Goodness

It’s Sunday, not Saturday and the sunshine is still shining brightly through those smokey clouds. Last week we were treated to a little defensive sunshine boy, and this week we will hop back up to the front lines. Let us pop on that old familiar jam from Burt and sit back, kick up those heels because…


On Merit

There have been plenty of hires of people with questionable credentials by NHL teams over the years. As fans of the Edmonton Oilers will certainly testify, more than a few of those have been made right here – fill in the name and position at your leisure — in this NHL outpost.


All About Kailer Yamamoto

After being drafted 22nd overall at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, Kailer Yamamoto has arguably been one of the most followed players in the Oilers’ prospect pool. We don’t think we’re talking out of school when we say that no one would have expected Yamamoto to crack last year’s opening night roster but that’s exactly…


Jesse Puljujarvi: The 26-Goal Man

Last week I broke down the Hockey News projections for the Oilers and like usual it left me shaking my head. This week I got my hands on the Sports Forecaster Magazine, which is usually my favourite hockey annual. I’m not going to say I’m disappointed by the predictions for the Oilers but I will…


Year in Review: Matt Benning continues to provide low-key value

This is one part of a player-by-player Year in Review series we’ll be doing over the next couple months as we look back on the 2017-18 Edmonton Oilers season.  2017-18 Edmonton Oilers No. 83: Matt Benning GP: 73 – G: 6, A: 15, PTS: 21 Matt Benning was an anomaly for the Oilers in 2016-17….


The Roundup

Ty Rattie has the chance of a lifetime in Edmonton; what if Mitch Marner was offersheeted; the Blake Wheeler conundrum in Winnipeg; analyzing the Flames prospect pool; Brock Boeser, Joe Murphy, one defensemen on the penalty kill and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Dailyfaceoff.


The Ten Biggest Questions

Earlier last week, I took to social media and asked you, Oilersnation, what your biggest question/concern was regarding the Oilers upcoming season? The responses came flying in and after finding all the serious answers, I tallied them up and ranked them. These are the top ten questions regarding the Oilers as voted by you, the…



It’s almost September! You know what that means? Training camp is around the corner! You know what that means? Professional tryout contracts!