Voynov Should Not Return to the NHL

For years we have read or heard the phrase, “sports is my escape from the real world.” For many sports fans watching it, reading about it, writing about it or listening to sports talk radio is a nice reprieve from the office or life in general. It still is that way for many people, and…


Saying goodbye to the Nation

Just under four years ago, I started my first day working at Nation HQ as a part-time intern. The day was just five days away from when the Edmonton Oilers would select Connor McDavid first overall in the NHL entry draft, and our lives would change forever.


Trade Targets – Part Three: Culture Changers

Every Friday, I’ve been going through different groups of teams that the Oilers could potentially target as trade partners this summer. While I’m not convinced the Oilers will be particularly busy this summer, there are some teams out there that are no doubt open for business.


The Nation Roundup

The worst of Holland in Detroit; could the Canucks buyout Eriksson; Bennett and Frolik names mentioned in trade rumors; will Trouba be traded; Dave Tippett, NHL draft rankings, the Stanley Cup final and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.