Oilersnation Radio Episode 140 – The Debrief Episode

We decided to do two episodes of ONR per week during the playoffs and we didn’t even get to our first before the Edmonton Oilers were bumped out after a crushing sweep at the hands of the Winnipeg Jets. Today, we try to make sense of what went wrong. Thank you @jsbmbaggedmilk for the entertainment,…


Playoffs Are Difficult and Unforgiving

The NHL playoffs are painful. They are heartless. They are unpredictable and carcasses of good teams have been left to rot on the path to the Stanley Cup. The Edmonton Oilers got swept by the Winnipeg Jets and now the focus turns to General Manager Ken Holland and what changes he makes to improve the…


The Price You Pay

“I’ve got three beautiful kids, we’re not having any more, so what the hell.” – Winnipeg Jets’ captain Blake Wheeler on taking a Kris Russell slapshot in the nuts on the way to a 4-3 triple-overtime win over the Edmonton Oilers to complete a 4-0 series sweep.


Oilers Prospect Update: Condors teetering

This week’s prospect update is all about the Condors and their own version of the playoffs. If you missed it, the AHL playoffs are not happening in any other division than the Pacific. The Condors are in a best of three series with the San Diego Gulls. They lost Game 1 5-3 and pulled out…


Oilersnation Playoff Pre Game Podcast – Game 4 vs Winnipeg

Is tonight the end? Well, I certainly hope it isn’t but the Oilers are right up against it. It is officially do-or-die time for the Oily boys and while hope will never die, I must admit, it’s hard to feel optimistic right now. These three losses have been about as crushing as any that I…