Friday Fights presented by HockeyFights

Hello out there, I’m on the air, it’s Hockey Fights today. This is a weekly feature where we will take a look back at the best tilts of the week that was, a fond look back at the fights that were, and a strong finger wag at the worst fight of the week. Week three…


Nurse creating offence

In his final two years with the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds, Darnell Nurse produced 83 points in 100 games. Those are huge numbers for a defenceman, but coming out of junior and in his first few seasons in the NHL, most looked at Nurse as more of a defensive, hard-nosed defender instead of someone who…


Oscar: An afterthought no more

Colten Teubert was supposed to be the big return when the Edmonton Oilers traded Dustin Penner to the Los Angeles Kings back on Feb. 28, 2011. Out went Penner and in came Teubert, a tough, lanky B.C. boy who’d played for the Regina Pats of the WHL, along with a mid-first-round draft pick and a…


Darnell Nurse Has Arrived

This platform has spared not a drop of digital ink musing on the future of Darnell Nurse. When we last checked in on the most likely outcome of Nurse’s career, it was none other than Jonathan Willis who pegged him as a future three or four on the Oilers blue line.


Jay and Dan are here to help… again.

As the Oilers quest for offence continues, it’s no surprise that there are people out there looking for answers. Over at TSN, Jay and Dan were back at it with another helpful tip for finding a winger for Connor McDavid.


Assets Out

One never knows with these things but it does appear the Edmonton Oilers are at least casting about looking for early help in the 2017-18 season. Frank Seravalli of TSN wrote an article about the team needing help for Connor McDavid, Elliotte Friedman spent some time on the subject during his 31 Thoughts. So, when…


WWYDW: Should he stay or should he go

My friends, we’re closing in on decision time when it comes to whether or not Kailer Yamamoto stays with the Oilers or gets sent back to Spokane. In this week’s WWYDW, I’m asking you to make the call.


Baggedmilk on #theLOCKERROOM: The Rumour Mill

This week, I jumped on with the boys at the Locker Room to talk about the rumours that have been circling the Oilers over the past week, stacking lines to fish for goals, and to take a look at what’s coming up on the schedule.