Inside the Nation: Inside the Line-up

The holiday is over and Dusty is back in the mix with the Nation. The lineup is coming together and Dusty is starting an episodely look at the team going forward. Today is Lucic getting a bump from new coach Tippett versus still struggling. This and much much more can be yours to hear if…


How Will the Oilers Improve: Part One

The Edmonton Oilers finished 15th in the Western Conference and missed the playoffs by eleven points last year. They were 25th overall in league standings. They were 25th in goals against and 20th in goals for. Their powerplay was 9th at 21.2% and their penalty kill was 30th at 74.8%. They were 28th in shots…


Weekly Rumours – Free Agent Market Quiets

We’re getting close to that point in the summer where teams front offices turn off the lights and head out to the cabin or the golf course for the summer which means the rumour mill is slowly dying down. Still, there are some noteworthy rumours floating around the world of hockey and a few of…


Free Agency Leftovers

The Oilers were fairly quiet on July 1st. They stayed away from big contracts with term, but that means they also lost out on some reliable top-six forwards they desperately need. The days after July 1st weren’t busy, but some solid players remain unsigned. The Oilers might be able to scoop up a decent player…


Bob Green talks Philip Broberg

With Philip Broberg signing a three-year entry-level contract with the Oilers this morning, we wanted to head back to the NHL Draft for another look at what the team’s scouts saw in him.