Money Well-Spent

We’ll probably see general manager Ken Holland open up the Edmonton Oilers’ wallet a little wider in coming days as he looks for a goaltender and a defenceman. He’s made that possible while staring a flat cap in the face by signing value contracts through the first day of the free agent season.


Oilersnation Radio Episode 107 – Free Agency Day

It’s Friday afternoon and that means a brand new episode of Oilersnation Radio is wrapped up, edited into an auditory masterpiece, and set to get you ready for the weekend. This week, we recapped the NHL Draft, looked at the early hours of free agency, and took a few guesses on what’s to come.


Oilers sign Tyler Ennis to a one-year contract

The Edmonton Oilers announced via their social media feeds that they have re-signed forward, Tyler Ennis, to a one-year contract worth $1 million. The #LetsGoOilers re-signed 31 y/o UFA F Tyler Ennis for 1 year $1M per @TSNRyanRishaug -16G 37P in 70GP-47.4% 5v5 GF, 50.6% DFF (+2.3% rel team), 49.4% Corsi (+1.2% rel team)-Rep'd by…


Oilers sign Seth Griffith to a two-year contract with $725,000 AAV

Only moments after signing Kyle Turris to a two-year contract, the Edmonton Oilers further added to their depth down the middle by signing right-handed centre, Seth Griffith, to a two-year contract with a $725K AAV. The #LetsGoOilers signed 27 y/o C Seth Griffith to 2 yr Deal: Year 1: $700K NHL, $450K MinorsYear 2: $750K…


NHL Free Agency Live Blog

Happy free agency day, Nation! Here we are to start off the NHL’s shopping season and break down the decisions that NHL general managers get to make with their owner’s money. It’s a timeless tradition really, and one that we’ll jump in on regardless of how busy the Oilers actually end up being. My friends,…


Looking at Buyouts and the Non-Qualified

With plenty of teams around the NHL pinching their pennies, we have seen some players get bought out or not qualified that wouldn’t have under normal circumstances. With so many players hitting the open market, there is a chance for teams to buy-low and find some real bargains. For an Oilers team that has multiple…