Heading into the 2020 NHL draft, the Edmonton Oilers featured a glaring hole when it came to high-quality forwards in their farm system.
Throwback Thursday: This week in 1997, Edmonton Oilers Curtis Joseph records first back-to-back shutouts in team history
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As the weeks go on, the start of next season continues to become a bigger and bigger story. It was honestly a little surprising to see the NHL and the NHLPA work so together so well when they came up with the Return to Play plan over the summer. Seeing the two sides reach an…
Two positive COVID-19 tests have forced Team Canada into a 14-day quarantine period in Red Deer.
It’s a brisk Wednesday morning in the capital city and that means your boy Baggedmilk jumped on the Cruz FM airwaves with the folks on The Locker Room to make sense of this crazy little thing called life.
Adam Francilia is not a goalie coach by title — he is a trainer who has worked with different NHL skaters — but is likely more known for his work with many NHL goalies. He is a goalie consultant with the San Jose Sharks, but he is free to train and consult with individual goalies….
Normally for Black Friday, we set up the new Blackout Collection to go live on the NationGear store on Thursday night at midnight, but this year we’re doing things a little bit differently. This year, we decided to give everyone the whole week to grab new stuff if they want rather than a few days…
Two players at the Canadian National World Junior Team camp have tested positive for COVID-19.
While the NHL, officially at least, is still hoping to start the upcoming season the first week of January, that seems a rather remote possibility for a lot of reasons, as I wrote two weeks ago. Right at the top of that list, COVID-19 doesn’t care what Gary Bettman and hockey fans want.
While the Oilers were slogging through a frustrating 2018-19 season, the group down in Bakersfield provided a pleasant distraction and a sense of optimism for the future.
A brand new week means a brand new episode of the Real Life Podcast! This week, the guys covered Connor McDavid and Auston Matthews training together in Arizona, how to properly winterize your house, the NationGear Blackout launch, and a whole lot more.
History tends to repeat itself, until a drastic change is implemented to change course. It is why we have seen, in any sport, the good franchises stay competitive or well-run for years, while the losing franchises stink for years, sometimes decades. Improvement only occurs when a major change in philosophy, approach or personnel is made….