Three Games to Impress

The Oilers play their final three preseason games at home this week against Vancouver, Arizona and Calgary. They will then fly to Germany on Saturday evening. The Oilers don’t have to announce their 23-man roster on Sunday, but the decision will be made before their plane leaves Edmonton. There will be some tough decisions for…


Scottie Upshall released from PTO

Scottie Upshall won’t be an Edmonton Oiler, it seems. Despite not suiting up for the Oilers in any of the team’s pre-season games, the veteran has been released from his professional tryout.


That Kailer Kid

It goes without saying that Kailer Yamamoto has been terrific in the three games he’s played with the Edmonton Oilers this pre-season. For me, it’s how he’s impressed coach Todd McLellan and the three new sets of eyes on his coaching staff that’ll have Yamamoto celebrating his 20th birthday Sunday on a team charter bound…


Hot Takes – September Edition

We are smack dab in the middle of the pre-season, so what better time to spit out a few new hot takes? We’ll start with some Oilers takes and then expand around the rest of the league in an attempt to fire up as many people as possible.


Monday Mailbag – Biggest Preseason Surprise

Welcome, friends, to another edition of the ON mailbag! Look at our beloved Oilers making their way through the preseason in good shape with the 2018-19 season drawing closer. If you’re anything like me, you’re champing at the bit for the regular season to start, and while these preseason games have certainly scratched an inch they’re still…