The Nation Roundup

The worst of Holland in Detroit; could the Canucks buyout Eriksson; Bennett and Frolik names mentioned in trade rumors; will Trouba be traded; Dave Tippett, NHL draft rankings, the Stanley Cup final and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.


Oilers continue front office shuffle

The front office exodus continues. About a week after it was announced Craig MacTavish was leaving the organization to coach in the KHL, Duane Sutter, the organization’s Vice President of Player Personnel has been let go.


Oilers Prospect Update: Condors out and Safin vs Samorukov

The Condors were unable to stop the San Diego Gulls in game 6 of the series, and their record-setting season is over. Tyler Benson finishes as the regular season point leader (15-51-66) followed up by Cooper Marody (19-45-64) and Joseph Gambardella (29-19-48). In their playoff run, Brad Malone shone brightest with thirteen points in ten…


Oilers Prospect Update: Condors survive, Samorukov thrives

The Condors staved off elimination Saturday night with a huge 45 save 2-1 win from Stuart Skinner in his first AHL playoffs start. The Condors now down 3-2 in the series have their next game Wednesday. Dmitri Samorukov and his Guelph Storm have continued to shock the masses after going down 2-0 in the series…


The Nation Roundup May 10

Holland needs to back up the talk; what if New Jersey wants Quinn Hughes; where can the Leafs dump their contracts; a Datsyuk return to Detroit would be bad; Sedins contemplate return to hockey; and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.


Sheldon Souray opens up about Oilers experience

Sheldon Souray’s Oilers career began with much fanfare. In the complicated post-Cup run years, Souray was the biggest free agent acquisition made by Kevin Lowe. The Elk Point, Alberta product inked a five-year deal worth $27,000,000 to finally fill the massive void left on Edmonton’s blueline with the departure of Chris Pronger.