WELL… who saw THIS start coming?? The Oilers are thriving and showing a lot of drive as they strive for a playoff spot this season. Their dream is alive and well as a result of winning five of their first five games! Alright, now that the rhymes are out of my system, let’s get into…Continue Reading “High FIVE!”

WELL… Fuck. Injuries to the defence really hurt the Oilers last season. Andrej Sekera tore his Achilles while training last August. Oscar Klefbom got hit in the hand with a puck that forced him to miss significant time last season. In that same game against Colorado in December, Kris Russell got hurt and missed about…Continue Reading “WELL… Fuck”

October is finally here!! Our long summer of waiting for the beginning of the Ken Holland era in Edmonton is finally over. The Oilers will open their season at home against the Canucks on Wednesday night. This is the time of year where everyone is optimistic about their teams’ chances (unless you’re a Sens fan…Continue Reading “2019 Oilers Season Preview Part One: Internal Improvement”

It was pretty hard to not see this coming. Jesse Puljujarvi made it official Tuesday. He has signed a one-year deal with Oulu Karpat, his hometown team. The deal does include an out for Puljujarvi to be able to return to the NHL by December 1, whether that’s with Edmonton or another club. The significance…Continue Reading “Pulju in Oulu”

Ken Holland deserves a free meal in recognition of the REAL DEAL because getting James “the Real Deal” Neal in exchange for Lucic is a complete steal! It’s not a dream… the deal is real! The Oilers will be retaining $750,000 of Lucic’s salary, and there is a conditional 3rd round pick involved. As per…Continue Reading “The REAL DEAL”