Hurricanes 5, Oilers 3 post-game Oil Spills: The defence got blown away

This isn’t the start that anybody expected. The Oilers dropped their fourth-straight game last night, this time at the hands of the quick, skilled Carolina Hurricanes, who feasted on Edmonton’s sloppy defence. The Oilers had a strong game offensive, as you can see by the fact they more than doubled Carolina in the shot column,…


Jets 5, Oilers 2 post-game Oil Spills: Unfamiliar Territory

Well, this start hasn’t gone as planned. After an excellent season-opening win over the Flames, the Oilers have dropped back-to-back games to the Canucks and Jets, something we didn’t see very often last season. What’s wrong? Is it time to hit the panic button?


GDB -4.0 Wrap-up: Five in a row

The Oilers just keep on rolling. After five pre-season games, this team has five wins. Jesse Puljujarvi found the back of the net twice, Connor McDavid was Connor McDavid, Brad Malone made a name for himself, Cam Talbot was rock solid, the blueline made life very difficult for the Jets, and the Oilers earned themselves…