Long Read: Ethan Bear’s Journey To The NHL

Ethan Bear was easily the most pleasant, and unexpected surprise for the Edmonton Oilers this season. Not only did he make the opening night roster, he flourished and became a top-four defenceman after Adam Larsson was injured on opening night.


Nation Playoff Sim – Round Two Recap and Third Round Schedule

This has been a long learning process for me. I have been learning EA sports pitfalls and issues (see me having to re-simulate the entire first round of the playoffs once already) but I have also had the honour and pleasure of learning what you, the people I am doing this for, enjoy to see/read….


The 2020 Hlinka Gretzky Cup Officially Cancelled

Last week, Bob McKenzie got us all ready for the probable cancellation of the Hlinka Gretzky tournament that was set to take place in August and this morning, word officially came through that tournament would indeed not go forward. The official statement: Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the decision has been made to…


NHL History: Oilers and North Stars combine for NHL playoff record

It was on this day in NHL history that the Edmonton Oilers and Minnesota North Stars combined to set a playoff record for the most powerplay goals in a single game. On April 28th, 1984, the Oilers and North Stars combined to set an NHL record for the most powerplay goals in a single playoff…


Playoff Live Stream Sim: Round 2 Game 6 – Flames vs Oilers 7pm MT

Saturday afternoon was a good afternoon. Filled with friends (you) and trivia (to win prizes) and the DigiOilers put up a digi-5 spot on the DigiFlames. Tonight at 7pm MT, Game Six will air tonight on this very page between the Oilers and Flames and just remember, you can be entered to win the prizes…