Oilers Prospects Update: Jump for Raphael Lavoie

It’s your prospect update time! This week’s update is a little light… The scheduling strangeness of the NHL having two teams with two games played into yesterday, is not only in the big show. The Condors have had a full week off?? So, enjoy some extra looks at two of the guys having a great…

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Oilers Prospect Update: Welcome to the show

Hockey is back, and so are we. The Edmonton Oilers have won their first two games of the season and that means the prospects have all but returned to their new homes throughout the world of hockey. That means it’s time for me to give you a break down in our weekly Prospects Update!

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Oilers Prospect Update: That’s a Wrap

With the completion of the Memorial Cup, every one of the Oilers prospects will begin their offseason plans. For Dmitri Samorukov, his Mem Cup ended in the semi-finals after losing to Rouyn-Noranda. A quiet tournament for the young D man after an incredible OHL playoffs run with only one assist. Ostap Safin had an even…

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Oilers Prospect Update: Condors out and Safin vs Samorukov

The Condors were unable to stop the San Diego Gulls in game 6 of the series, and their record-setting season is over. Tyler Benson finishes as the regular season point leader (15-51-66) followed up by Cooper Marody (19-45-64) and Joseph Gambardella (29-19-48). In their playoff run, Brad Malone shone brightest with thirteen points in ten…

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Oilers Prospect Update: Condors survive, Samorukov thrives

The Condors staved off elimination Saturday night with a huge 45 save 2-1 win from Stuart Skinner in his first AHL playoffs start. The Condors now down 3-2 in the series have their next game Wednesday. Dmitri Samorukov and his Guelph Storm have continued to shock the masses after going down 2-0 in the series…

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Oilers Prospect Update: Condors and Samorukov in tough

The playoffs roll on for the Condors. After a suspect call leading to the game-tying goal in the dying minutes of game one: What the hell is this?@TheAHL pic.twitter.com/5cn9Q55HUa — Kris (@Theoneme97) May 4, 2019 Before quadruple overtime and the fifth-longest game in AHL history ended in disappointment. Then that same night (as the end…

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Oilers Prospect Update: You want Samorukov?

The Condors are off to the second round of the AHL playoffs with a 3-1 series win over the Colorado Avalanche affiliate, Colorado Eagles. They will now move on to face the Anaheim Ducks affiliate, San Diego Gulls. In the OHL playoffs, Dmitri Samorukov has had a scalding hot week this week, netting a hat…

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Oilers Prospect Update: AHL playoffs, begin

The AHL playoffs are underway joining the rest of the Oilers pipeline in the postseason (or into the offseason). The Condors being the top seed in a best-of-five series took one of two games in Colorado and now head back to Bakersfield for three (if needed). The news of Evan Bouchard’s London Knights early exit…

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Oilers Prospect Update: Evan Bouchard on a tear

Great players shine in big moments. The old adage is true to the Oilers prospects too. Evan Bouchard is on an absolute tear with his London Knights. Ryan McLeod is doing well with his Saginaw Spirit and Kirill Maksimov plays his first game of the OHL playoffs. The Condors have clinched the Pacific division title:…

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Oilers Prospect Update: Condors stumbling into the playoffs

The Condors are struggling at the worst time possible. Three games left in the season, and they are losers in their last four. With Gambardella and Malone heading back after Currie was sent down earlier this week things should round out before the playoffs. Oilers assign Josh Currie to Bakersfield In other prospect news, the…

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