The Way I See It

Call me naïve, but I still think the Edmonton Oilers are going to make the playoffs. The thing is, though, that if they manage to do it, it’ll be in spite of GM Peter Chiarelli, not because of him. If that’s not being caught between the proverbial rock and a hard place, I don’t know…


Sharks 7, Oilers 2 post-game Oil Spills: Dominated from start to finish

The Oilers got embarrassed on Saturday in Los Angeles so they came out hard on Sunday and looked better in Anaheim. Then, last night, they got complacent again and got destroyed by the Sharks in San Jose. As Ken Hitchcock said, this team only shows up after they’ve been embarrassed. This is becoming hilariously predictable.


WWYDW: All-Star Game or NHL Draft?

Wait, doesn’t Cam Lewis (aka Coom) usually write the “What Would You Do Wednesday” piece? Yes, he usually does but this week our bosses decided that my idea was better so they’ve given Coom the old “Brandon Manning” and sent him to the press box this week. My inspiration for this week’s edition of WWYDW…