Don Cherry’s tenure on Hockey Night in Canada has come to an end after comments that he made during his Coach’s Corner segment this past Saturday. “You people… you come here, whatever it is; you love our way of life, you love our milk and honey, at least you can pay a couple of bucks…Continue Reading “Cherry Firing”

Our beloved Nuge is under fire. After Wednesday’s loss to the Blues, there was an unprecedented level of hate and anger towards Ryan Nugent-Hopkins on Twitter. Nuge has been a fan favourite in Edmonton from the very moment that he was selected with the 1st overall pick in 2011. He’s off to a slow start…Continue Reading “Nuge Under Fire”

Let me take you back to the 2016-17 season for a minute here. The Oilers were off to a hot start. The team had been so poor for so long prior to this hot start that nobody was sure if those Oilers were for real or not. Sitting at 5-1, the Oilers welcomed the Washington…Continue Reading “Deja Vu?”

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”