The Edmonton Oilers are 2-0 in thanks to two gutty wins. They weren’t pretty, but they got them done.
Hockey is back, and so are we. The Edmonton Oilers have won their first two games of the season and that means the prospects have all but returned to their new homes throughout the world of hockey. That means it’s time for me to give you a break down in our weekly Prospects Update!
The Oilers were dealt a significant blow on Thursday when it was announced that Adam Larsson would miss six-to-eight weeks of play due to a broken foot. The excitement and optimism that stemmed from Wednesday’s season-opening win against Vancouver quickly turned to subtle anxiety.
I love the excitement that the beginning of hockey season brings. Everyone starts off on the same foot, every team has zero wins, and no one has scored a goal yet. It’s all about optimism. In a sense, it’s pure. The season opener is always one of my favourite games of the year but, I…