CONNOR MCDAVID: CALM, COOL AND COLLECTED

Connor McDavid as a prospect has been on the radar for a long time. Everyone knew he was special, but there’s a rather large range of possible outcomes when we talk about 15-year old whiz kids. Is he good? Very good? Exceptional? Generational? The answer should always be ‘too soon to know’ but in McDavid’s…

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Part two, if you will, with Taylor Hall

I interviewed Taylor Hall for a feature piece that ran in the Edmonton Journal yesterday. I wasn’t able to include all of his thoughts in one article. I had to leave out some good comments, but I wanted to share the remainder of our conversation. Today, Hall shares some more insight into Todd McLellan as a coach, but I…

CONNOR MCDAVID: FIRST BLUSH

The first time I heard the name Connor McDavid, it came in a sentence including the word “exceptional” and nothing has changed since that day.

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ACROSS THE UNIVERSE

One week ago, we were comparing Dylan Strome to Noah Hanifin, talking about small steps next season and trying to figure out the real meaning of 11.5%. This Friday? Absolutely insane.

WORDS AND MUSIC ON CONNOR MCDAVID

The draft lottery means there’s a lot more focus (among Oilers fans) on Connor McDavid. We all know he’s touched by God, this is a young man who was famous early on. We’ve seen the video, heard the words, cheered at the World Juniors. How much do we know about Connor McDavid beyond the hype?

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SITTING DOWN WITH DUSTIN NIELSON

Just when you think that the season can’t get any worse, I present another Baggedmilk interview!  Just because the Oilers can’t make the playoffs to save their lives, that doesn’t mean I can’t focus on my goal of becoming OilersNation’s own version of Howard Stern?  With that, I present a portion of my interview with…

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Oilers Christmas Carol Contest

It’s that time of year everybody! Time to max out your credit cards, flirt dangerously close with alcohol poisoning, and of course, sing Oilers related Christmas carols! We put out a call to all our Facebook friends to come up with their best Oilers themed carols and here are your top 5! Vote in the polls…

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THE HUNT FOR CONNOR MCDAVID

The Edmonton Oilers have recalled Brad Hunt from the minors this morning. The club is looking for ways to improve their 5×4 play and it’s likely they consider Hunt’s shot from the point the best available in the organization. The recall brings us many questions, including: Where does Martin Marincin fit in with this organization?…

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Sitting Down with Ryan Robinson

Right now, you may be asking yourself who the hell is Ryan Robinson?  Well… Ryan is the guy behind the emotional “Life As An Oilers Fan” video that has been making the rounds of the Oilogosphere in the past few days.  If you haven’t watched Ryan’s video, take a few minutes to do that today….

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Sitting Down with Yukon Jack

The Oilers are crumbling, and sometimes it can be tough to write about the same things over and over again.  I wanted to get a fresh perspective on what’s happening, so I reached out to local radio legend Yukon Jack to see if he could make some sense of what’s going on with the Oilers….