Who is Mikko Koskinen?

He’s a goalie in the KHL and, according to Elliotte Friedman, the Oilers are the front-runner to sign him. Cool, okay. Is that a good thing? Who is this guy?


William Lagesson returning to North America

Last week, news came out of Sweden that defensive prospect, William Lagesson, would be returning to North America to try and crack the Oilers roster after spending the year on loan to Djurgårdens IF of the SHL.


The Roundup

Oilers top to bottom, need to be better; what’s next for the Flames; Leafs fans love Jack Edwards; Wings bring back Holland; Auston Matthews, Kovalchuk the NHL playoffs and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by the DailyFaceOff.


Oilers Prospect Update: Early chemistry, late in the AHL

The Wichita Thunder are off to the playoffs and in pursuit of the Kelly Cup and that begins tonight. GAME DAY! Game 1 of the #KellyCupPlayoffs is here. Join us at 4:05 p.m. as we host the @coloradoeagleshockey. Tickets are still available. Buy Tickets Here: https://t.co/XWevU0Nszd https://t.co/Zh2nvdDO0T pic.twitter.com/gEUR3ZNzl4 — X – Wichita Thunder (@Wichita_Thunder) April…


Oilers give Ty Rattie one-year deal

It looks like the Oilers believe in Ty Rattie. After a solid late-season showing playing alongside Connor McDavid on the team’s top line, Rattie has been given a one-year extension. Per Elliotte Friedman, it’ll be worth $800k. 


(Video) Friday Fights: Top 25 of 2017-18 (25th-21st)

As the season wraps up for hockeyfights.com… and yes, I am aware that playoffs are ongoing, but we are in day three with no fights (MLB has had two in that same time)… I will be showing you the Top 25 fights of the year that was 2017-18. Coming in at number 25: 25 –…


The Roundup

Who’s getting fired; end of season interviews; playoff predictions; the Sedins, the Humboldt Broncos and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by the DailyFaceOff.


Speculation: Jim Johnson to go from coaching staff?

The Oilers rumour mill is firing up already with word coming out of the Twitter machine from TSN’s Dean Millard that assistant coach Jim Johnson could be the one to get the boot from the coaching staff. Of course, this is only speculation at this point and there’s no guarantee that this is going to…


Darnell Nurse will also join Team Canada

Just like the good old days of the mid-2000s, the Oilers will be sending a whole bunch of players off to play in the IIHF World Hockey Championships. We already knew Connor McDavid and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins would be representing Canada in Denmark this spring, but Darnell Nurse, as it was reported by the Oilers today,…


Oilers Prospect Update: Dropping Like Flies

This week in your update is the beginning of the end of the season for the most part. Thankfully the ECHL affliate has some playoff hockey coming but all but two (Maksimov and Skinner) of the Oilers prospects have been eliminated from their CHL playoffs. The Condors, like the Oilers are officially eliminated from the…


Oilers sign Cooper Marody to entry-level contract

According to the Oilers Twitter account, the team has signed the newly acquired Cooper Marody to a three-year entry-level contract. The 21-year-old centreman still had a year of college eligibility left but will instead make the jump to professional hockey after three seasons with the University of Michigan Wolverines.