A Look At The Edmonton Oilers Week Ahead

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A perfect 5-0 record. First place in the Pacific Division. The top two scorers in the league. A weekend team bonding trip spent in Las Vegas. A schedule that looks favourable for the Edmonton Oilers week ahead. It’s hard to see how Edmonton’s start could be any better. Especially compared to last year, when the […] READ MORE



Mike Smith on Injured Reserve

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The Edmonton Oilers announced today that goaltender Mike Smith landed on the team’s Injured Reserve (IR). That removes the netminder from their active roster, leaving a spot filled by Stuart Skinner from their AHL club. Skinner was recalled from the Bakersfield Condors in the same move, the team announced. 🔁 #Oilers roster move 🔁 🔸Mike […] READ MORE


The Best Draft Class New York Islanders in History

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NHL teams build their teams in many different ways. Some construct their clubs via free agency while others do it through trades. However, the main way teams create a roster is through the NHL Draft. Most years have maybe one or two players make the roster, but some years the general manager gets it right […] READ MORE



Report: Mike Smith Signs Extension with the Edmonton Oilers

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Mike Smith is reported to be closing in on a two-year extension with the Edmonton Oilers. The 39-year-old netminder will reportedly earn around $2 million dollars for each year of the deal. The deal is expected to be announced tomorrow, when the restriction on new signings is lifted. Both Patrick Johnston and Chris Johnston were […] READ MORE




NHL Rumours: Toronto Maple Leafs and Edmonton Oilers

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It’s another edition of our NHL rumours as we get into the first full week of the truncated regular season. Teams are making moves and shuffling their respective rosters on a daily basis. Injuries are also playing a hand in some roster decisions. We’ll have a double dose of Toronto Maple Leafs rumours and one […] READ MORE


Edmonton Oilers Mike Smith Out

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The Edmonton Oilers have lost goaltender Mike Smith. The veteran hasn’t played yet, but he has encountered an obstacle just the same. The news comes on the heals of a strong victory over the Vancouver Canucks Thursday evening. Patrick Johnson of the Vancouver Sun announced the absence Friday afternoon. Source tells me Oilers goalie Mike […] READ MORE