Another look: McDavid and Nugent-Hopkins make magic

If there’s one thing Oilers fans have come from their captain it’s to expect it’s the unexpected. With blazing speed and hands to match, Connor McDavid is a threat every time he’s on the ice and that skill was on full display on the second-period assist on Ryan Nugent-Hopkins’ 17th goal of the season. After…


Nugent-Hopkins could return Saturday against the Rangers

Oilersnation columnist Jason Gregor asked Todd McLellan about Ryan Nugent-Hopkins status after last night’s loss. “He is above 50% chance to play. He is feeling better. We’ll see how the next two days go,” answered McLellan. Nugent-Hopkins could be returning to the lineup as soon as Saturday when the Oilers take on the New York…


Checking in on old friends

After the trade deadline comes and goes, it’s always interesting to see how our former friends do in their first games with their new team. This year, there were only three roster players that got moved before the deadline and all three guys had varying levels of success in their first game with their new…


Ethan Bear to make NHL debut

Is that? Could it be? Is that… Ethan Bear’s music! Good Gord, it can’t be. Ladies and gentlemen, get your ? emojis ready because Ethan Bear is making his NHL debut tonight against the Nashville Predators. So far this season, Ethan Bear has performed very well for the Bakersfield Condors with 16 points in 34 total games. Had…


Larsson returning to Sweden, will miss next two games

In late January, Adam Larsson would miss some time due to personal reasons. We later found out that the Larsson family had suffered a terrible loss with the passing of his father. In total, Larsson would miss eight games before returning to game action with his teammates. This morning, it was announced that he will be heading…


Kris Russell will be a game time decision

According to Reid Wilkins at 630 CHED, defenceman Kris Russell will be a game time for tonight’s game against the Predators decision after blocking a shot off his hand on Sunday night in the game against the Anaheim Ducks.


The Oilers officially don’t have 2018 Stanley Cup odds

Remember the good old days? You know, back in the summer when the Oilers were coming off of their first playoff appearance in a decade, Connor McDavid had just been named the league’s Most Valuable Player, and the team was given the top odds to win the Stanley Cup in 2018?


On this day: Oilers and Kings set a penalty record

On February 28th, 1990, the Edmonton Oilers and Los Angeles Kings combined to set a record for the most penalties in a hockey game with 86 infractions given out on the night. Once again, if you’re not following hockey historian Mike Commito on Twitter then you’re definitely missing out.


Saying goodbye to Anthony Maroon

We would be remiss in our duties, obligation, commitment to being the voice of the Nation if we didn’t take a quick minute to acknowledge that a little part of our hearts died when yesterday when Pat Maroon was traded to the New Jersey Devils. Sure, we’re upset about losing Patty on the ice, but we’re…