Sheldon Souray skated today for the first time since being injured in Calgary on Friday.
For the first time since 1985, the Oilers are 4–0 to open the season, and more importantly they are 3–0 within the NW division.
It looks like the second head of the Oilers’ three-headed goaltending monster will make an appearance in Calgary on Friday.
While it’s only one game, the Oilers’ season opener was consistent with their pre-season games: Get out-shot, get better goaltending and lose more faceoffs.
It’s almost impossible to predict how many goals a player will score in a season
I am all for the Oilers practicing in Jasper, if it means I get a Jacuzzi in my room, complete with a bar, lounge area and a loft.
How many goals can the Oilers realistically score? Last season they scored 220 good enough for 8th in the Western conference
Are the Oilers finally going to have a play-four-minutes-a-night tough guy again?
The Oilers stayed in the playoff race last season due to their dominance in overtime and the shootout.
The Kids line will make their debut tonight at Rexall.
Classy move by the Oilers last night to be wearing OM decals on their helmets honouring Jussi Markkanen’s young son Oli who passed away earlier this week in Moscow.
If it wasn’t clear before, it is now: there isn’t enough room for Rob Schremp and Gilbert Brule to make the team.