Edmonton Oilers fire Peter Chiarelli

After a disastrous loss to the Detroit Red Wings made it three straight stinkers for the Oilers, ownership and upper management finally decided that it was time for a new direction. According to Ryan Rishaug, the Edmonton Oilers have fired Peter Chiarelli.


GDB 50.0: Finish Off Strong (7:00pm MT, SN1)

For the last time before heading off into their bye week and All-Star Break, the Edmonton Oilers will look to get themselves back on track with a win against the Detroit Red Wings. Can they pull it off? The first step will be showing up.


Real Life Podcast Episode 106: Trent Yawney Gets It

Welcome, welcome, welcome, friends, to a brand new episode of the Real Life Podcast, the show where the boys set out an agenda for the hour but follow absolutely none of it. This week, the guys spend the hour trying to make sense of what’s going on with the Edmonton Oilers after they stumbled through…


Ryan Spooner is all the Oilers have left from Mark Messier

Mark Messier accomplished a lot with the Oilers. He ranks third in franchise history with 1034 points and 851 games played, he won four Stanley Cups in the Wayne Gretzky era, and he captained the Oilers to their only non-Gretzky Cup in 1990. But beyond his performance with the team, his trade to the New York Rangers in…


Caleb Jones sent to AHL

The Oilers have made another roster transaction today, sending rookie defender Caleb Jones to the Bakersfield Condors of the AHL.


At Random: Lame Duck

To borrow a page from Captain Obvious, there’s absolutely no doubt the Edmonton Oilers aren’t good enough to be anything more than fringe playoff contenders this season unless they make personnel changes. It’s just as obvious, at least from where I sit, GM Pete Chiarelli isn’t the man to make those changes. That’s not a…