Bob Nicholson has already interviewed a handful of candidates for the vacant GM job, with plans to talk to a few more men this month. Hiring a new GM is an important step for the Oilers, but one person will not fix all that ails them.
This morning, the NHL announced via their official website that Leon Draisaitl was named as the Oilers nominee for the King Clancy Memorial Trophy, which will be awarded at the coming NHL awards in June.
In just a couple of years, Jordan Eberle has gone from playoff scapegoat to playoff hero. He was invisible during the Oilers playoff run back in 2017, failing to record a goal over the course of 13 games, but he was instrumental in the Islanders’ shocking sweep of the Penguins, racking up four goals.
Welcome, friends, to another episode of Baggedmilk’s adventures in radio! As always, I jumped on the 95.7 Cruz FM airwaves to talk to the boys about what’s going on with the Oilers, the NHL playoffs, and the Bakersfield Condors. With the Oilers long out of the playoffs, the boys wanted to know about what’s coming…