In just one year, Kirt Hill proved he can build a winner

Kirt Hill spent parts of four seasons in the WHL as a player and a handful of years working in the leagues’ front office as the Manager of Player Development and Recruitment, before jumping to the NHL for a brief stint as an amateur scout with the Chicago Blackhawks.


Answer Me This

If you could put yourself in Bob Nicholson’s shoes and conduct the interviews to find a new GM for the Edmonton Oilers, what would be the three most important questions you’d ask to determine the right guy for the job?


Oilers sign Ryan McLeod to a three-year ELC

According to the Bakersfield Condors, the Edmonton Oilers have signed Ryan McLeod to a three-year entry-level contract which will start in 2019-20. McLeod also put pen to paper on an AHL amateur tryout contract, making him eligible to join the Bakersfield Condors on their playoff run without burning off a year of his ELC.