It goes without saying we’re not going to get a look at CEO Bob Nicholson’s short list of candidates to take over as general manager of the Edmonton Oilers. I’m just as interested to know how many potential candidates out there have Edmonton on top of their short list of destinations. Not many, I bet….
As Bob Nicholson continues one of the longest GM searches in the NHL history I decided to take a look at the pros and cons for a manager in the mix for the Oilers gig.
This coming offseason is expected to be a busy one around Edmonton. Once a new GM is hired, expect the trade rumours around the team to really heat up. There’s no doubt that the organization’s goal is to be a playoff team next year and for that to happen they will likely have to be…
How can the Oilers be fixed; Flames on the ropes; pay Marner all the money; Canucks year in review; the Wings should go after Jake Gardiner; upsets, Ovechkin, Kane, Reaves and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.