Moments after Connor McDavid won the fastest skater contest to kick off the skills competition, Leon Draisaitl followed it up with a saucy win of his own in the passing contest.
The NHL’s All-Star Skills Competition is underway and Edmonton Oilers’ captain, Connor McDavid, just wrapped up his third consecutive fastest skater win with a time of 13.378. He is now the only player to win the event three separate times, and I feel like this is a record he is going to smash into oblivion by…
It was a special day for us at Nation HQ as we welcomed our first-ever guest onto the podcast. Legendary Oiler Big Georges Laraque — thrower of fists, scorer of hat tricks, and all-around beauty of an individual — joined us to talk about the Oilers of now and the Oilers of back then.
With Peter Chiarelli getting the axe prior to the Oilers’ mid-season break, the matter of how to navigate the trade deadline becomes a lot more complicated.
The fallout from Chiarelli; what are the Canucks doing with Goldobin; Flames could be aggressive at deadline: Matthews eyeing 5-6 year deal; Jets trade targets; will resting stars become the norm; Kyle Dubas, Jake Muzzin, eSports and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.