Ken Hitchcock wasn’t brought in and put behind the bench in place of Todd McLellan to worry about what happens with the Edmonton Oilers down the road. His gig is here and now. We got another example of that in his post-game availability at the Xcel Energy Center after Thursday’s 4-1 win over the Minnesota…


Showcasing Talbot?

Despite signing a three-year extension on January 22nd, worth a surprising $4.5 million per season, Mikko Koskinen has only started one of the four games for the Edmonton Oilers since the bye week. The timing of his signing struck me as odd from the moment it came out. I didn’t see the need to sign…


The Nation Roundup

Matthews new 5 year deal leaves a lot to be desired; Marners agent creates chaos; dark times for Oilers; to playoffs or tank for Canucks; Flames have limited trade options; Brian Burke, Nic Petan and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.