We are eight games into the playoffs now and some interesting deployment trends are showing up for the Edmonton Oilers. Todd McLellan is running two forwards and four defensemen hard,…


Inked for the Playoffs

Hey, remember that time I tweeted out that I’d get a celebratory tattoo if the Oilers made the playoffs? I do, ’cause it’s on my foot now. 


Gretzky Talks Playoffs

Wayne Gretzky was on Hockey Central yesterday and he spoke about the big game one victory, the Oilers’ defence, and how Cam Talbot has emerged as one of the league’s…


GDB +8.0: Road Warriors

Through 46 games in the 2017 playoffs the road teams are 26-19, but the eight teams left in the NHL tournament are a whopping 20-5 on the road. The Edmonton…