Oilers Prospect Report: Playoffs here we come!

The playoffs are upon us around the junior hockey world, especially in the Canadian Hockey League. The Oilers have four prospects competing in the CHL postseason: Jake Chiasson (Brandon Wheat Kings), Matvey Petrov (North Bay Battalion), Tyler Tullio (Oshawa Generals) and Xavier Bourgault (Shawinigan Cataractes). Meanwhile, the WHL and OHL playoffs get going tonight, and…


Weekly NHL Rumours – Kuzmenko, Fleury and more!

Offseason transactions are really the last thing on any Oiler fan’s mind right now, but there is still a little bit to talk about. There are also some interesting storylines around the league that are worth keeping an eye on. Starting with Edmonton. Let’s look at the rumour that prized Russian free agent Andrei Kuzmenko…


When Everybody is Smitty

When things were sideways and it seemed like Mike Smith couldn’t stop a beach ball, or at least do it without getting hurt, more than a few fans of the Edmonton Oilers were calling him a washed-up has-been who needed to get gone. You remember.