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.


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…


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…


Ducks/Oilers Sim — Live Stream: 6:00pm MST

Things are rolling now with the simulations. The Oilers have turned around a rough start into a two game win streak in the last two with a 5-0 win over the Colorado Avalanche and then a 7-4 win over the Sharks on Friday night. Oilersnation is proud to put these on for you and hearing…


40 Moments: The Yakupov Slide

In order to celebrate the Edmonton Oilers’ 40-year anniversary AND distract ourselves during this hockey-less nightmare, we’ll be re-living 40 amazing moments from Oilers history. Today, we have Nail Yakupov scoring a last-second, game-tying goal and his incredible celebration. 


Oilers Prospect Update: A Closer Look at Lavoie from Willy Palov

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….


Recapping the conversation between Pacific Division captains

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…


The Nation Roundup

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.