(Video) Welcome the Winnipeg Jets to the No Playoff Party

The boys are feeling the power of positive thinking and will take some time to welcome the freshly eliminated playoff teams to the “No Playoffs Party” as they leave the comfy confines of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Canada’s last great hope for Lord Stanley’s holy grail is no more. The Winnipeg Jets were eliminated in…


Edmonton Oilers Stats from the World Hockey Championships

The IIHF World Hockey Championships wrapped up on Sunday with Sweden winning a second straight gold medal after defending their title against Switzerland 3-2 in a shootout. For the Edmonton Oilers, only Adam Larsson was able to bring a medal home after Canada came up flat against the Americans in their semi-final matchup earlier in…


The Roundup

Dubas needs to get Chiarelli on the phone immediately; what the Flames need at the Draft; how can the Oilers get a right shot D; can the Jets beat Vegas; season reviews, prospect evaluations, Jeff Skinner and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by The Daily Dugout.


Wichita Thunder are back as ECHL affiliate

The Edmonton Oilers announced today that the Wichita Thunder will return next year as the organization’s ECHL affiliate. This will make the second consecutive year the Oilers will be affiliated with the Thunder. With the agreement the Thunder agree to have players who are under contract in the NHL with the Oilers, the AHL with…


There’s a new lil Lucic

It’s the offseason, and sometimes the Oilers positive news stories are hard to come by. Today was not one of those days. Milan Lucic and his wife Brittany have a big announcement to make:


Joel Persson will play in Sweden next year

The Edmonton Oilers officially announced that they’ve signed defenceman Joel Persson to a one-year contract. That said, he won’t be joining the team in North America next season. Instead, the Swedish defender will continue to play for the Växjö Lakers of the SHL.