According to our own Jason Gregor, the Edmonton Oilers have deals in place to add both Trent Yawney and Glen Gulutzan to Todd McLellan’s coaching staff. In addition, Gregor says that the Oilers will be bringing in a third assistant coach at a future date. For now, let’s talk about the new bench bosses.
After falling to Switzerland in an upset yesterday, Canada had to regroup quickly to fire themselves up for a rivalry matchup with the United States for bronze. Unfortunately, the Canadians didn’t seem to get the memo.
It was upset Saturday for Canada today at the World Championships today as they fell 3-2 to Switzerland, setting themselves up with a date with Team USA for the bronze.
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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.
The preliminary games are complete, Team Canada has themselves a spot in the quarterfinals, and all of the Oilers playing at the World Hockey Championships seem to be finding success for themselves. If you haven’t had the time to watch the games cause you’re either working or sleeping, let me get you all caught up!
According to TSN’s Ryan Rishaug, the Edmonton Oilers may have added another defenceman to their stable in the form of Joel Persson. Most recently, the right-handed Swede played for the Vaxjo Lakers of the SHL where he put up some pretty decent numbers from the back end and was known as a power play specialist.
Just a day after winning the WHL Championship with the Swift Current Broncos, Stuart Skinner inked an entry-level deal with the Edmonton Oilers.
Edmonton Oilers goaltending prospect, Stuart Skinner, extended his season with the Swift Current Broncos by winning the WHL Championship against the Everett Silvertips.
Edmonton Oilers defenceman, Adam Larsson, came up big for Team Sweden today as he scored the game winning goal in the third period of today’s matchup against Switzerland. Larsson’s first goal of the tournament and game winner came at the best possible time as the 5-3 win over Switzerland keeps them in the top spot in…
It all comes down to this. The top 5 fights of the 2017-18 season. It was the lowest output in the NHL’s history for a year. With 280 fights this year, there was a 7% drop from the previous year’s total fights (372) This past week you got to see the top 10th down to…
According to Elliotte Friedman’s 31 Thoughts that went up today over at Sportsnet, the Edmonton Oilers approached free agent Ilya Kovalchuk about joining the squad for the upcoming year. Unfortunately, the dreams of McNugelchuk just aren’t meant to be as Friedman crushed our dreams before they ever really got a chance to get going. A while…