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The NHL Edmonton Oilers Were Born 41 years Ago Today

On March 30th, 1979 the NHL announced it would be adding four teams from the World Hockey Association (WHA) and expand from 17 teams to 21. The Winnipeg Jets, Quebec Nordiques, Hartford Whalers and Edmonton Oilers became expansion teams. They paid a $6 million expansion fee.

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Favourite Oiler March Madness – Final Four

Here we are! After weeks of voting and difficult decisions, we’ve crowned a winner in each region and now we’re finally at the Final Four. It’s come down to Wayne Gretzky, Ryan Smyth, Doug Weight, and Connor McDavid.

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WWYDW(ME): Which Oilers jersey would you add back into rotation?

Just over a week ago, Cam wrote about the Oilers potentially bringing back one of their old jerseys as a fourth uni for the 2020-21 season, and the idea had the comments section here on the website and on our Facebook page blowing up with ideas. So, in this week’s What Would You Do Wednesday…

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Monday Mailbag – What happens to the salary cap?

Welcome, Nation, to a fresh edition of the Monday Mailbag! We’re at the start of the third week after the NHL has suspended its season as a result of COVID-19, but we’ve still got hockey questions to talk about. Obviously, it’s a strange time right now but we still wanted to put together your questions…