When I wrote last week’s Prospect Update, inexplicably the Russian leagues were still set to go full steam ahead. Even though the two non-Russian teams in the playoff had pulled out, leaving their whole format in shambles. That all changed on March 17th when they too announced they would go on pause until further notice….
If there was one thing we knew Ken Holland would change around here, it was that the Edmonton Oilers would no longer be rushing prospects.
It was three years ago on this fateful day that the Edmonton Oilers clinched their first playoff birth in 11 years.
On Friday afternoon, four of the Pacific Division captains (Connor McDavid, Mark Giordano, Bo Horvat, and Oliver Ekman-Larsson) sat down for a conference call about everything from the state of the league, to playoffs, to what they’re doing at home in quarantine and I wanted to put together a quick recap on some of the…
Jaromir Jagr had one of the most interesting career arcs in recent memory.
Revisiting the Stars/Oilers playoff classics; do the Leafs regret the Marner contract; a look back at the Wendel Clark trades; Calgary’s best value contracts; examining what the Flames and Canucks got in their college free agent signings; Chiarelli breaks his silence and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.