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The Endgame

When it comes to the Oilers GM gig, I think we are now in the Endgame, or at least it seems that way. It started with a tweet from TSN’s Ryan Rishaug on Friday.

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Inside the Nation: GM rumours, Mock Drafts and Game of Thrones

With the Oilers GM search nearing its conclusion, word on the street is that there are a few finalists that could be closing in on the gig. What does that mean for the Oilers as they enter into one of the most important offseasons in franchise history? Dusty Nielson is here to break it down…

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Oil Kings eliminated in six games by Prince Albert

If someone would have told them back in September that their season would end after game six of the Eastern Conference Final, the Edmonton Oil Kings probably would have been very happy to take that outcome. But that doesn’t eliminate the sting of being eliminated on home ice.

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Nation Riddles at Sherwood Ford

You’ve heard of Cooom’s Trivia at Sherwood Ford, and you’ve heard of Nation Talk’s at Sherwood Ford. But what you haven’t heard of, is Nation Riddles at Sherwood Ford! We’re always thinking of wacky, wild, crazy, confusing things to video ourselves while driving in a vehicle from Sherwood Ford, and riddles are the next big…

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Ken Holland?

Is Ken Holland going to be named the next general manager of the Edmonton Oilers? According to Rod Pedersen, who is better known for having his finger on the pulse of the CFL than on what’s happening in NHL hockey rinks and front offices, Holland’s the man.

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MOCK DRAFT 2.0 – Post U18 W.C. Edition

Earlier this month I released Mock Draft 1.0, post-lottery edition. With the Under 18 World Championship wrapping up on Sunday it’s time to take another crack at the top ten. For most of the top end prospects, this was the final opportunity to impress the scouts prior to the 2019 NHL Draft in Vancouver.

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Monday Mailbag – Who is your choice to be the next Oilers GM?

Welcome, friends, to yet another edition of the Monday Mailbag! Whether you’re at work, at school, or at home, we both know you’re not doing anything even remotely productive and I salute you for your commitment to retired living. And since you’re not doing anything work-related anyway, why not enjoy a few thousand words worth…

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Connor McDavid is a finalist for the Hart Trophy

Despite the Oilers missing the playoffs, Connor McDavid has been voted as a finalist for the 2018-19 Hart Trophy for the league’s Most Valuable Player. McDavid along with Sidney Crosby and Nikita Kucherov are the three finalists for the award.