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Kailer Yamamoto scores sweet first NHL goal

Kailer Yamamoto’s first career NHL goal is a beautiful one. The 20-year-old achieved the milestone Thursday evening against the Boston Bruins in the home opener. After Boston opened the scoring in the middle frame, Yamamoto evened up the score just over two minutes later on a fantastic all-around play. It was Yamamoto’s first point of 2018-19….

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GDB 5.0: Home Opener (7pm MT, SN1)

Better late than never. Absence makes the heart grow fonder. A proverb and the opening line of an anonymous poem from the year 1603 fit well with tonight’s clash between the Edmonton Oilers and Boston Bruins, because this is the latest October home opener in Oilers history. The previous late start was October 15th in…

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GDB Game Notes: Bruins vs Oilers

The Edmonton Oilers are the final NHL team to play their home opener. After four road games, a record of 2-2 and over 18,000 kilometers of travel, Oilers fans finally get to see their team on home ice. The entire Pacific Division hasn’t been home very much. Calgary played their second home game last night…

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The Way I See It…

Connor McDavid’s comments after he dragged the Edmonton Oilers to the finish line with four points on a record-setting night in a 5-4 overtime win against the Winnipeg Jets Tuesday say a lot about him. What he said also reminded me what a woeful job the Oilers have done surrounding the best player on the…