Nation Real Life Episode 133: Nobody wants to go to Buffalo

Welcome, loyal citizens, to another episode of the Real Life Podcast! It’s the weekly podcast that starts with an agenda and the boys get to absolutely none of it. This week, with Wanye taking a much-deserved vacation, the guys were left to their own devices to plan the show and it went the way that…


What About Sam?

Much of the talk as these dog days of the NHL off-season drag on is that the next order of business for Edmonton Oilers’ GM Ken Holland is to find himself a third-line centre. I wonder, might Sam Gagner be a reasonable facsimile if Holland can’t find the pivot he’s looking for?


Inside the Nation: Pairing the Boys

It’s been almost a week since we have seen Dusty, too long in fact. But he’s back, today at Noon over on the Oilersnation facebook page. If you weren’t able to check-in at that time, fear not! we have a breakdown of what was discussed here.


Should Evan Bouchard play in the NHL in 2019-20?

The Oilers have been rightfully criticized for rushing prospects over the past decade. Taylor Hall and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins were first-overall picks and ready for the NHL. Nail Yakupov was another first-overall pick, but he could have used more time either in junior or the KHL. But first overall picks almost always play right away. The…