GDB -3.0 Wrap Up: Connor’s Back, Bay-Bay!!

Connor McDavid is back, what else is there to say?? Let’s get this preseason over with all ready! But first, the Edmonton Oilers had to deal with the Arizona Coyotes and their third string goalie. It wasn’t ideal, but here is the the recap of that game. That's game. #Oilers fire 39 shots at Hill…


GDB -3.0: McDavid Returns (7pm MT)

Connor McDavid will make his preseason debut tonight and you shouldn’t watch the game with any sort of trepidation worrying if he is going to get injured again. He isn’t concerned. He is ready to go. He won’t change his game. “No, I’ve been doing that for a long time,” said McDavid. “You hit the…


Mark Giordano checked in with Connor McDavid throughout the summer

According to TSN’s Ryan Rishaug, Calgary Flames captain, Mark Giordano, reached out to Connor McDavid throughout the summer to check in and see how he was doing with his rehab, and I wanted to give him a shout out for being a classy gentleman. With news coming out this morning that Connor McDavid will be…


McDavid Tops TSN List for Third Straight Year

Connor McDavid is the best player in the NHL for the third consecutive year, according to TSN. The site recently released their rankings for the top 50 players in the NHL, with Connor topping the tenth annual list. The Oilers’ captain claimed 91% of the voter ballots, according to Steve Dryden of the site, largely based…



In an off-season that’s seen the Edmonton Oilers turned upside down from the general manager’s chair through the front office, the coaching staff and a roster that wasn’t good enough last season, fans around here understand all of it is secondary to the status of Connor McDavid’s left knee.


The Battle on the Blue

The battle for spots on the Edmonton Oilers back end is shaping up to be one of the most interesting in camp. In a perfect world, GM Ken Holland would have acquired a legit top four right shot d-man in the off-season that could at least act as a stop-gap until Evan Bouchard is ready…