Connor McDavid, Others Placed In COVID Protocol

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The Edmonton Oilers will be without their captain, Connor McDavid tonight against the Toronto Maple Leafs. In addition, Derek Ryan and Tyson Barrie have also entered the COVID Protocol. The Oilers have posted a record of 3-8-2 since December 1st. Connor McDavid, Derek Ryan and Tyson Barrie are all in COVID Protocol and will miss […] READ MORE


Fragile Edmonton Oilers Showing Few Signs of Life

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As the Edmonton Oilers losing streak stretched to a whopping six games following a 5-1 drubbing by the Toronto Maple Leafs, few words sprung to mind. One word that did, and actually has lingered for quite some time, is fragile. The same old fragile Edmonton Oilers. Make no mistake about it, despite the progress that […] READ MORE



Report: Darnell Nurse Injured, Expected to Miss A Few Weeks

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The Edmonton Oilers reported on Friday morning that defenceman Darnell Nurse is injured. He is expected to miss two or more weeks, although the exact timeline isn’t known at this time. At a minimum, it looks like Nurse will miss at least four games. Breaking…Darnell Nurse injured. Will miss a few weeks. https://t.co/a0kOduBrbt — Jason […] READ MORE



Edmonton Oilers Power Play Poised To Break Records

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The Connor McDavid era in Edmonton is in full flight. And with that comes one of the most lethal power plays the NHL has ever seen. Anchored by the dynamic duo of McDavid and Leon Draisaitl, and complimented by facilitating artists, Zach Hyman, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, and Tyson Barrie, the Oilers’ power play is an unstoppable […] READ MORE



Report: Tyson Barrie To Re-Sign With the Edmonton Oilers

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According to Ryan Rishaug, the Edmonton Oilers have given Tyson Barrie his next contract. After signing Barrie on a one-year deal last year, the Oilers lock him up long term. The veteran offensive defender will continue to be part of the Oilers power play. He may not have the lustre he once did, but he […] READ MORE


Top 10 Defencemen of NHL Free Agency

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NHL free agency is fast approaching. Teams can start signing and talking to players at noon EST on July 28. With the flat salary cap still in play, signing players to lucrative deals could be a thing of the past in the post-covid salary cap era. Aside from the need to manage one’s cap space […] READ MORE


NHL Rumours: Edmonton Oilers, Nashville Predators, Columbus Blue Jackets

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After a rousing Game 4 last night between the Montreal Canadiens and Tampa Bay Lightning, the hockey season has been extended until at least Wednesday. Despite the continuing Stanley Cup Final, however, the offseason is rapidly approaching and NHL rumours are plentiful. There’s a flat salary cap further complicating an already compressed free agent season. […] READ MORE