The Oilers and Their Penalty Kill

Last season, the Oilers’ special teams were the best we’ve seen in a long time. Their powerplay got a lot of attention, and rightfully, so considering it was one of the most productive units the NHL has seen since 1980. On the flip side, after years of having a below-average penalty kill, they took some…


The Nation Roundup

Who will be Canada’s best team this season; the NHL and NHLPA dispute is a predictable mess; examining the Flames Top prospects; who on the Canucks has trade value and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.


Oilersnation Radio Episode 114 – The Oilers Time Machine

It’s Friday afternoon and that means a brand new episode of Oilersnation Radio has been wrapped up, edited into a masterpiece, and ready to stimulate your ear feelings as you head into the weekend. This week, we looked at Oilers from past eras, the reaction to Connor McDavid’s house, the business of hockey, and more.


Phil Kemp: “I kind of have a sneaky offensive game.”

Phil Kemp’s partner on the US National U-18 team in 2016/2017 was Quinn Hughes. Hughes got all the press, and rightfully so, due to his outstanding skills and skating ability. Hughes is 5’10 and 170 pounds, while the right-shooting Kemp is 6’3′ and 205 pounds. Hughes was the flash, while Kemp was the defensive conscience….


WWYDW(FE): Expanding the NHL playoffs for 2021

When it comes to getting the 2021 NHL season up and running, the league and players are still working to figure out how to divvy up a revenue pie that seems to be shrinking by the day. One solution that I’ve seen pop up a few times over the past week or so has been…


Weekly Rumours – Waiting, Waiting, Waiting

As the weeks go on, the start of next season continues to become a bigger and bigger story. It was honestly a little surprising to see the NHL and the NHLPA work so together so well when they came up with the Return to Play plan over the summer. Seeing the two sides reach an…


Oilersnation Trivia – on Twitch – Tonight @ 7pm

I hope everyone is doing well today and is ready and rested up for trivia tonight. We ran our first version of digital trivia on Monday October 21st. We had so much fun back then that we decided that we were going to give it another go. We have ironed out a few of the…