GDB 76.0: Win and you’re in

A win by the Edmonton Oilers will officially clinch their first playoff berth since 2006. We all know they are going to the postseason, but for you diehard fans who have faithfully supported the Oilers during the Decade of Darkness, seeing the X beside their name in the standings will mean something. There is no reason…



The AHL season is winding down with playoffs now a real possibility. In the CHL, playoffs are underway and in Europe some teams have been eliminated and we can begin to discuss players in the system who might be signed to pro deals. Late, but finally here, this is the weekend update. BAKERSFIELD CONDORS LC…



We have reached a unique point in the season, in fact for Oilers fans it has been a decade since seeing this part of the skyline. Tonight at Rogers Place, two buddies will be chatting about how many times to play Laurent Brossoit, what the best matchup could be in the first round of the…


The Capilano Rehab Injury Report – Missing Fingers

I’m going to be honest with all of you… there hasn’t been a lot to talk about lately regarding the Oilers injured players. This week I have another update for you on Tyler Benson, as well as some Tyler Pitlick and Andrew Ference chat. But MORE IMPORTANTLY, can we please talk about what happened to…


Patrick Maroon Nominated for the Masterton Trophy

Today it was announced that Edmonton Oiler fan favourite, Pat Maroon is the Oilers nominee for the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy. Big Rig was selected as a nominee for the award by the Edmonton chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association and for that we salute him.


The Roundup

What happens if McDavid wants to go to the Olympics, Canucks explore using a D man at forward so they can expose him in expansion as a forward, why aren’t the Jets actually good, Brian Elliott living up to expectations now, Team USA boycott speaks volumes, 2017 draft rankings, Jarret Stoll joins a Nation podcast, playoff…


GDB 74.0: Welcome to the Basement

We love HOME games; have Liquor Depot deliver in under an hour. Click, pick, sit back and watch the game. The Colorado Avalanche are having a horrible season. They are 20-49-3 and have been outscored 237-140. They are on pace to finish the year with 48 points, the lowest total for a team since the expansion…