Darnell Nurse: Is it better to go short?

Over the last week, there has been plenty of talk surrounding Darnell Nurse and his next contract. Some of that talk has turned into anger directed at the Oilers defensemen that stems from a report that his camp views Jacob Trouba’s seven-year $56 million contract as comparable for Nurse’s next deal.


Captain Canada Goes into IIHF Hall of Fame

Earlier this week the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) announced that Ryan Smyth will be inducted into their Hall of Fame this year. Smyth won gold at the 1995 World Junior Championships, then played eight times at the World Championships, winning gold in 2003 and 2004 and silver in 2005, won gold at the World…


Morning Report: Oilers vs. Sharks (6 February)

Hello Nation, This is the Oilers Morning Report, a stats-heavy, opinion-based review of the previous night’s game. We’ve all read the wrap-ups, watched the highlights, and digested the game. Whether it’s gazing to the heavens, begging the Hockey Gods for answers as to why the Edmonton Oilers lost, or looking for more content to bask in the glory of another Oilers victory, that’s what this is here for. Here…