Edmonton Oilers Zack Kassian suspended seven games for kicking Cernak

Edmonton Oilers F Zack Kassian has been suspended seven games for kicking Tampa Bay Lightning D Erik Cernak in the chest Thursday night. The NHL department of player safety said while they agree that with Kassian’s assessment that the play was not malicious, it is “an act for which there is no justification.”


Inside the Nation: Just for kicks

It’s a chilly Friday afternoon in our fair neck of the woods and one Dustin Nielson of TSN 1260 fame is here to bring you his takes and opinions of the all the goings ons surrounding the Edmonton Oilers. Tune in to our twitter channel, @OilersnationHQ for all the updates as to when you can…


Oilersnation Radio Episode 73 – Kicks like Kassian

Another week is in the books and it was an eventful one for the Edmonton Oilers. On this week’s episode of Oilersnation Radio, we break down the Connor McDavid injury, Zack Kassian’s kick to the chest of Erik Cernak, Darnell Nurse’s new deal, trade deadline strategies, and a whole lot more.


Me First

If you’ve written or said, “Zack Kassian was wrong, but . . .” since the Edmonton Oilers’ forward kicked Erik Cernak of the Tampa Bay Lightning in the chest during the first period of Thursday’s 3-1 loss to the Bolts, you’ve lost the plot. What Kassian did was wrong, period. Can there be any real…


Morning Report: Oilers @ Lightning (13 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…


The Nation Roundup

Is Kerfoot an option for the Oilers; looking at the Flames trade options; should the Canucks be active at the deadline; Leafs should move on from Tyson Barrie; Jets extend their coach and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.