The Oilers are still courting Vladimir Tkachyov

Embed from Getty Images Vladimir Tkachyov went undrafted in the 2014 NHL entry draft, but nobody picked him up. Despite that, the Oilers had invited him to training camp before attempting to sign him to a 3-year entry level deal which was quickly anulled by the NHL. Now, it appears the Oilers are trying to…


Oilers recall Brossoit

Embed from Getty Images Yesterday afternoon, the Oilers announced they recalled Laurent Brossoit from the Bakersfield Condors while they assigned Jonas Gustavsson to the AHL.

Khaira earns callup

Embed from Getty Images  This morning, the Oilers recalled Jujhar Khaira and reassigned Anton Lander to the Bakersfield Condors.


Connor McCaptain named to All-Star team

The Pacific Division #NHLAllStar roster. Captain: @cmcdavid97 Complete details: — NHL (@NHL) January 10, 2017 // This morning, Connor McDavid was named the only Oilers representative to this year’s NHL All-Star Game.

Maroon named 2nd star of the week, making strong argument to be protected

Patrick Maroon (@patmaroon) of @EdmontonOilers tied for the NHL-lead in goals last week with 5-1—6, including his first career hat trick. — NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) January 9, 2017 With what is likely the best week of his career, Patrick Maroon has been named the NHL’s second star of the week.