Can you believe you’ve already waited a whole week for a brand new episode of Oilersnation Radio? You can’t, can you? I can only imagine what the struggle must have been like. Fortunately, the agonizing is over and we’ve got a fresh podcast that’s ready for your earholes just in time for the weekend.
The first annual Jason Gregor Pizza Pigout in support of KidSport was a big success thanks to you. We were hoping for 250-300 people, but ended up selling out Molson House with 400 people. We had 30 Pizzerias competing for various titles. There were over 320 pizzas, 40 volunteers and we raised $22,000 for KidSport….
The Edmonton Oilers are 9-4-1 and first place in the Pacific division. That’s not a record most predicted but the Oilers are starting strong, even with Adam Larsson injured after the first game against Vancouver. Here’s why it will continue, unlike their hot start with Ken Hitchcock last season.
The Edmonton Oilers have recalled centre Colby Cave from the Bakersfield Condors, while defenceman William Lagesson has been assigned to the AHL.
Though most outside of Edmonton didn’t give the team much of a chance, the Oilers’ goal this season has always been to make the playoffs. But thanks to solid goaltending and defence and next-level play from Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl, the Oilers have put themselves in an early position to prove everybody wrong.