GDB 21.0: An Avalanche of Success? (7pm MT, SNW)

Prior to the season most fans and pundits expected the Colorado Avalanche to be one of the best teams in the NHL. They have star power, depth throughout the lineup an exciting blueline and solid goaltending. So far the Avs have lived up to expectations, despite being ravaged by injuries.


Game Notes Avalanche @ Oilers: Ailing Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche and Edmonton Oilers have elite level top-end skill, and even without Mikko Rantanen and a host of other injured players the Avalanche are an imposing opponent. The Oilers started slow in San Jose and according to head coach Dave Tippett their immaturity showed. “We got outcompeted by a desperate team,” said Tippett….


Weekly Rumours – JP speaks and Kovy sits

Happy Thursday Nation! As always, I’m here to get you caught up on the all hottest rumours and trade talk flying around the OIlers and the NHL. This week there are five stories that I want to touch and unfortunately, the first one is Jesse Puljujarvi. (I say unfortunately because I’m sick of writing these…


Avalanche at Oilers 11/14/19 – Odds and NHL Betting Trends

by OddsShark (@OddsShark) – Sponsored Post The Edmonton Oilers will be looking to extend their narrow lead atop the Pacific Division standings on Thursday night when they host the injury-ravaged Colorado Avalanche as -148 betting favourites on the NHL odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Edmonton is coming off a disappointing 6-3 loss in San…


Former Oiler Kelly Buchberger Enjoying Life as Americans Coach

The story of Kelly Buchberger’s hockey career has some very fascinating chapters. From starting in the WHL, to being a 9th round pick of the Edmonton Oilers, to becoming one of those beloved players in franchise history. I mean, the guy started his NHL career by going from a black ace to lifting the Cup…


The Adam Larsson Conundrum

Over the weekend, I did a What Would You Do Wednesday post in regards to how to handle the lineup when Adam Larsson returns to action. Larsson, of course, has been injured since fracturing his fibula in the team’s season opener and is reportedly set to return sometime next week.



Fresh from a 6-2 waltz over the Anaheim Ducks Sunday and flirting with first place in the Western Conference, the Edmonton Oilers took to the ice against the San Jose Sharks Tuesday feeling pretty good about themselves. It showed.