Nation Talks: The ON Crew Talks Tonight’s Game Against Columbus

Your friends at Oilersnation are everything if not ones to try new things. In this new feature, we take a few minutes to wrangle @cooom, The Nation Dan, and Chris the Intern onto camera with Baggedmilk as your moderator and friend filming. On today’s episode, the inagural episode, the boys talk about Connor McDavid and…


Adam Larsson nominated for Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy

All 31 teams announced their nominations for the Bill Masterson Trophy for the player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship, and dedication to hockey. The Edmonton Chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers Association has nominated Adam Larsson who continued to play this season in the wake of his father’s tragic passing.


Connor McDavid named NHL first star of the week

The NHL announced this morning that Connor McDavid’s torrid pace over the past week where he registered 10 points in four games has landed him as the first star of the week. FIRST STAR: @cmcdavid97 paced the NHL with 5-5—10 to move into first place in the Art Ross Trophy race. He looks to become…


Adam Larsson to play for Sweden at World Hockey Championships

According to Bob Stauffer, Adam Larsson will be joining Team Sweden at the World Hockey Championships in Denmark later on in the spring. According to the Oilers Now host, Larsson met with Sweden’s head coach, Rikard Gronborg, while the team was in Ottawa to discuss his involvement in the tournament. Larsson will be joining his…


City Council vote moves coliseum towards demolition

With no plans on the horizon to repurpose the facility, city council has voted to demolish the arena that once housed the Edmonton Oilers. Whether you know it as Northlands, Skyreach Centre, or Rexall Place, the arena that was home to the Edmonton Oilers for over three decades will soon be torn down, or at…


Klefbom underwent successful shoulder surgery

The Edmonton Oilers announced that defenceman, Oscar Klefbom, has undergone a successful shoulder surgery and is expected to make a full recovery in 5-6 weeks. It’s been a tough year for Klefbom as the defenceman was excellent for the Edmonton Oilers last year but was not able to replicate those successes in 2017-18. To his…


EA Preview: Oilers @ Senators

On Tuesday afternoon, the great minds that bring you the daily fun that is Oilersnation got together and came up with a new way for fans to interact and watch us play, terribly. On that afternoon the Oilers took the game in a shootout on a bit of heroics from the one and only Nuge….


Better Baseball Goal: Crosby or Benning

In Edmonton’s 7-3 thumping of the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday, Matt Benning scored a ridiculous goal in which he, from behind the net, batted the puck off of Scott Darling’s back and into the net. But last night, in the Penguins’ 5-3 win over the Canadiens, Sidney Crosby might have one-upped Benning with an absurd…


Tyler Vesel signed by Bakersfield Condors to a tryout deal

This morning, it was announced that Bakersfield Condors have signed centreman, Tyler Vesel, to a tryout deal after completing his season with the University of Nebraska-Omaha. Vesel, a 6th round pick in 2014, was drafted by the Oilers as a 20-year-old after putting up a wonderful offensive season in the USHL (71 points in 49 games)….


Bakersfield Condors sign Dylan Wells to a tryout deal

Yesterday, it was announced that goaltender, Dylan Wells, has signed a tryout deal with the Bakersfield Condors that will see him joining the team for their remaining 11 games. This will be Wells’ first run with the Condors as he will look to make his professional debut. In 56 games played this season, Wells was…