Inside the nation met with some scheduling issues on the usual air date of Monday, so we are BACK with a Tuesday edition of the Inside the Nation show. As always, follow along on twitter @oilersnationalt as we will update you with when Dusty goes live. Join the convo and have your questions answered live….
How things can change in one year. Last July, we were talking about Ty Rattie being a breakout candidate on Connor McDavid’s wing. Fast forward a year and Rattie is headed to the KHL.
One of Ken Holland’s priorities includes fixing the Oilers’ bottom-six forwards. I’d go even further and extend that to the Oilers top nine. Quite simply, for every season but one in 2016-17, the Oilers without Connor McDavid on the ice have given up what McDavid’s created and then some.
Alex Chiasson won a Stanley Cup with the Washington Capitals in June of 2018. He celebrated with his teammates and family and then July came and once again he was an unrestricted free agent. Despite winning a Cup, no one called. July turned to August and then the calendar turned to September and Chiasson was…
by OddsShark (@OddsShark) The Edmonton Oilers have been one of the most disappointing teams in the Western Conference over the past two years, seemingly wasting the talents of arguably the best player in the NHL since his second season.