GDB 37.0 Wrap Up: The Christmas fog falls the Oilers in 4-2 loss

When I woke up this morning and dragged myself to the office, it was clear the post-Christmas fog was real. Not even a double-shot espresso, or any of the million other caffeine drinks could clear the fog I felt. Apparently, I was not alone. The post-Christmas fog was real for the Edmonton Oilers Thursday night,…


Game Day Preview: Canada vs Switzerland

Looking to improve to 2-0 in the round robin, Evan Bouchard and Team Canada are set to take on a Swiss team that is looking to rebound after opening their tournament with a loss at the hands of the Czech Republic. The Canadians opened their tournament with a blowout win over Team Denmark and honestly,…


GDB 37.0: The Race Is On (7pm MST, SN1)

Are you prepared for 101 days filled with excitement, stress, agony, exhilaration, defeat, victory, frustration, jubilation, cheering, yelling and likely some profane language both positive and negative? If you aren’t then stopping reading. Close your browser or put down your phone, because starting today you have a choice: You either commit to the aforementioned range…


Connor McDavid named Pacific Division captain at the NHL All-Star Game

As expected, Edmonton Oilers captain and noted ice god, Connor McDavid, will represent the Pacific Division as captain in the upcoming NHL All-Star Game in late January. It will be the third straight time for McDavid at the All-Star Game after missing out in his rookie season due to injury. Throughout the month of December,…


GDB Game Notes: Canucks @ Oilers

The Oilers are back from the Christmas break on a three-game losing streak and tonight’s opponent was the team that got it started. For the second time in under two weeks, the Oilers will faceoff against the Vancouver Canucks, and this time they’d be best served to stay out of the penalty box.