According to the Edmonton Oilers’ Twitter account, the team has recalled defenceman, Joel Persson, from the Bakersfield Condors to fill for the injured Matt Benning while also re-assigning Caleb Jones and Stuart Skinner back to the AHL.
A new week means a brand new episode of the Real Life Podcast, and this week’s show was filled with plenty of Edmonton Oilers talk as the team enters December sitting atop of the Pacific Division standings.
American Thanksgiving is a key marker in the NHL season. Generally, if you’re sitting in a playoff spot at this point, you end up making it to the big show come spring. Since the 2004-05 lockout, roughly 75 percent of teams that were in the playoffs at American Thanksgiving went on to clinch playoff berths.
The hockey world has been shaken in recent weeks by revelations about verbal and physical abuse by coaches from players like Akim Aliu, Chris Chelios and Johan Franzen, to name just three.
It is only a matter of when, not if, the New Jersey Devils will trade Taylor Hall. Since being traded to New Jersey Hall is tied for 18th in points-per-game among NHL forwards at 0.99 points/game. His closest teammates are Kyle Palmieri at 0.67 PPG and Nico Hischier at 0.65 PPG. There are six sets…
Hello, hello, hello. Welcome back to part four of my series Oilers In Seven where we take a look at the Oilers in, well, seven-game sets.