According to Todd McLellan, the Oilers could have some reinforcements coming back to the lineup for Saturday’s game against the Flyers. Fingers crossed.
The Oilers got a little bit of good news this morning as defenceman, Andrej Sekera, was back skating with a few of his teammates for the first time this season.
The Oil Kings are back at home following a four-game road trip that saw them travel through Saskatchewan and Manitoba over the past week.
According to the Edmonton Oilers, Leon Draisaitl has been placed on the Injury Reserve and will not play tomorrow against the Carolina Hurricanes. It looks like the bad news just keeps piling up around here.
Kailer Yamamoto leads this week’s performances for Oilers prospects, the young winger is playing in the NHL (3gp, 0-1-1) and delivered his first point at that level this week. He is averaging 12 minutes a night and has 10 shots in those three games. There are no guarantees he’ll stay past nine games, and maybe…
Yesterday, we learned that Leon Draisaitl would be missing tonight’s game due to swelling in his eye. This morning, after practice, Todd McLellan also confirmed that Draisaitl is also suffering from “concussion-like symptoms.” Happy day. *facepalm*
According to the Edmonton Oilers, Leon Draisaitl will be kept out of tomorrow night’s game against the Senators due to an eye injury and alleged concussion.
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The Edmonton Oilers recalled Anton Slepyshev from Bakersfield yesterday, his six shots in Game One with the Condors enough of a tuneup for the big leagues. Slepyshev arrives in Edmonton with the RW situation still in flux, 2R wide open. Todd McLellan: “Anton will likely play his first game tomorrow & we expect him to have…
The Edmonton Oilers have solidified their leadership group for the 2017-18 season, naming Adam Larsson an Alternate Captain. In doing so, Larsson has become the first Swede in Oilers history to have a letter on his jersey. Larsson will join Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Milan Lucic as guys with an “A” while Connor McDavid continues to…
The Edmonton Oilers announced today that Anton Slepyshev has been assigned to the Bakersfield Condors.
The Oil Kings got their season underway 11 days ago, but since this is my first weekly recap, I’m digging back to game one to give you a full sense of how things have been going thus far.