Just Stop the Puck

There exists a reasonable middle ground between freaking out about Mikko Koskinen’s sieve-like performance in the Edmonton Oilers’ 6-1 loss against the Vancouver Canucks at Rogers Place Thursday and making excuses for yet another game in which he simply wasn’t good enough. I’m doing my best to find it.


Edmonton Oilers Announce Next Round of Cuts

The Edmonton Oilers have announced their next round of cuts, sending nine players directly to the Bakersfield Condors of the AHL– Tyler Benson (LW), Cameron Hebig (C/LW), Caleb Jones (D), Kirill Maksimov (RW), Cooper Marody (C), Ryan McLeod, Anthony Peluso (LW/RW), Dmitri Samorukov (D), and Dylan Wells (G)– while placing another four on waivers with…


Are the Oil Kings Championship Contenders?

In just a few days, the puck will drop on the Edmonton Oil Kings season. After a 2018/19 season that saw them march to the WHL’s Eastern Conference Final, the team had a little bit of a reset this offseason and now, they’re heading into a new season led by their new core.


Cuts Coming and Koskinen’s Glove hand

The Edmonton Oilers will make some significant cuts today. Part of it has to do with them flying to Kelowna after tonight’s preseason game against Calgary, for a team bonding weekend, but another main reason is today is the first day NHL teams are allowed to place players on waivers.