Remembering Dad

Nineteen is one of my favourite numbers. There is no special reason other than I like how it looks, and I wore it a few years in hockey. I was 19 when I met my first girlfriend. I also bought my first vehicle; a 1982 Ford EXP when I was 19. It was a good…


Recapping the 3rd annual Oilersnation Open

On Thursday, August 29th, we took over the links at Cougar Creek Golf Resort for the third annual Oilersnation Open presented by the Canadian Brewhouse and Wilhauk Beef Jerky, and, as expected, it was one of the best days of the summer.


Help us spread the word about Chase the Cure YEG

On August 17th, our friends at Sherwood Ford have partnered up with Chase the Cure YEG in support of the Alberta Cancer Foundation to help raise awareness and funds for cancer research, and we wanted to use our platform to help get a few more eyes on the event. While I know this isn’t a…


Beware of fake Connor McDavid signed memorabilia

The world of sports memorabilia can be a crazy and wild place. For some of the more coveted signatures, the price tag for items can reach into the thousands and higher, and the allure of making a quick buck off of faking the hottest signature in Edmonton right now is high. But thanks to the…


Even the boys know to #KeepNugeForever

I’ll be the first to admit that this job is pretty cool. Truth be told, I feel grateful all the time that I get to hang out at Nation HQ with the boys and talk hockey with all of you guys every day. The gig can be weird, different, time consuming, stressful and everything in…


There’s an All-Star game in Edmonton this weekend

Not since 1989 when the Oilers hosted the NHL all-star game, has Edmonton seen the likes of the All-Star game and festivities that this weekend will bring to the gem of the River Valley, Re-Max Field. The WCBL All-Star weekend is upon us and the Edmonton Prospects are hosting. Both the home run derby (2:00…


Stanley Cup Odds: Opening Betting Line for 2019/20 Edmonton Oilers

by OddsShark (@OddsShark) – Sponsored Post Despite 100-point campaigns from both Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl this past season the Edmonton Oilers finished ahead of only the Los Angeles Kings in the Western Conference standings as they missed the playoffs yet again. That has the Oilers sitting well down the opening 2020 Stanley Cup odds…


It’s About the Celebration, not Gender

As the sporting landscape continues to evolve and grow, and female players and teams get more attention — as they should — I hope those players and coaches understand that criticism isn’t sexist. The Women’s World Cup of Soccer kicked off in France this past weekend. For the first time, the tournament has expanded from…


2019 Hart Trophy Odds Breakdown – Connor McDavid

by OddsShark (@OddsShark) – Sponsored Post The Tampa Bay Lightning obviously did not end their season the way they would have liked despite winning the Presidents’ Trophy, as they were swept in the first round of the playoffs by the Columbus Blue Jackets in stunning fashion. But the Lightning will no doubt take home some…


The 2019 Draft Party presented by Cornerstone Insurance

Can you believe we’re already getting close to that wonderful time of year when our favourite hockey squadron really has a chance to shine? Know what I’m talking about? Of course you do. Any fan of the blue and orange knows that I can only be referring to the upcoming entry draft and celebrating the…