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.”
Caleb Jones is quietly having himself a real solid rookie campaign and it’s time the Edmonton Oilers consider giving him some more ice time.
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…
The Edmonton Oilers director of player development Scott Howson has been selected as the American Hockey League’s president and CEO. The new job will take effect on July 1st this year and will replace David Andrews, who is retiring after 26 years.
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.
Welcome to the second installment of 10 in 1. It is 10 thoughts in one place. Some days it will be questions, random thoughts, non-sports topics and quotes. Let’s get to it.
This morning, the Edmonton Oilers have recalled Markus Granlund from the Bakersfield Condors and placed Connor McDavid on the IR retroactive to Feb. 9 pertaining to the quad injury suffered against the Nashville Predators.
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…
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…
According to Bob McKenzie, Zack Kassian will receive an in-person hearing with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety for his kick to the chest of Erik Cernak on Thursday night.
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.