Can the Oilers be cautious with Bouchard?

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: The Oilers draft and sign a rookie to an entry level deal, they leave that player’s exact position unfilled with competent veterans, then in camp they marvel at how well he looks compared to his competition. It’s a common thread of almost every Oiler camp I can…


Pacific Preview: The Canucks are trudging through their dark rebuild years

This is one part of a multi-part series profiling the teams of the Pacific Division from an Oilers perspective.  The Vancouver Canucks are entering their post-Sedin years. While that might be a tough pill for their fanbase to swallow, it might be the push they need to fall deep enough into the standings to get…


Road to Sweden – It’s Official

I have been very blessed to work for the Nation for the year that I have; I have had many exciting moments in this past year. Meeting young fans of the Oilers and being able to make their day for doing good things. View this post on Instagram Remember Alex who upon hearing those clowns chirp…


The Roundup

Did Auston Matthews tell the Leafs what’s what; an open letter to Lucic; what will the Canucks look like opening night; Jets breakout star; Pacific division previews, fantasy hockey rankings and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Dailyfaceoff.