Oilers RFA William Lagesson signs one-year deal with HC Vita Hasten

Earlier today, it was announced via the Vita Hasten website that Edmonton Oilers RFA defenceman, William Lagesson, has signed a one-year deal with the club for the 2020-21 HockeyAllsvenskan season. With the #LetsGoOilers loaning D William Lagesson to Allsvenskan in Sweden, he has an NHL out clause and can return to NHL this year.https://t.co/V1X54HNxuS —…


2020 NHL UFA Top 30: Carl Soderberg and Thomas Griess

Welcome to the OilersNation UFA preview. Over the next 15 days, I’ll be profiling the top 30 players in this years UFA class, as listed by TSN. Contract information is from our friends at Puckpedia. Analytics provided by hockeyviz.com and naturalstattrick.com. Contract projections are done by evolving-hockey.com with the presumption contracts are signed between Aug….


Getting a Goal Scorer at the NHL Draft

There is a difference between an NHL team’s short-term needs and long-term needs. Around draft time, it’s especially important to keep that in mind. You’ll often hear people say that a team should never draft for need and should always take the best player available. I don’t think teams should do that 100% of the…