Inside the Nation: Unboxing National Treasure 3

It’s Friday here in Nation country and that means Dustin Nielson was live on your TV screen, computer monitor, cell phone or reflecting pool (we see you, wizards and witches). Make sure to follow along with your friendly neighborhood @OilersnationHQ on twitter to always know within seconds of when Dustin will be live.


Tyler Benson named to AHL all-star game

Edmonton Oilers prospect Tyler Benson is heading to the American Hockey League all-star game. The 21-year-old forward is set to replace Oilers F Kailer Yamamoto, who was recalled by the big club in late December.


Oil Kings Update: Should Kirt Hill have loaded up?

We are close to seven days removed from the WHL Trade Deadline and as expected, Oil Kings GM Kirt Hill stayed quiet. It wasn’t exactly a secret that the Oil Kings were interested in potentially adding some forward depth, perhaps someone with some sandpaper, but despite the fact that there were a few players traded…


Top Six Wish List

The Oilers have 13 games remaining prior the February 24th trade deadline and I’m sure things will heat up quite a bit between now and then.


LAING: Kris Russell evermore expendable after Caleb Jones signing

By locking up Caleb Jones on Wednesday, it’s time for the Edmonton Oilers to get serious about trading Kris Russell. Russell has only one year left on his deal paying him $4-million. This season, he has a modified no-trade clause with 10-teams on the list, while next year it climbs to 15.