The Edmonton Oilers took down the besieged Vancouver Canucks with a 3-0 win on Thursday, improving their winning streak to five.
Edmonton Oilers goalie Mikko Koskinen made 45 saves Saturday as his team settled into a tie for first place in the Pacific Division. The Oilers played some questionable hockey through the lion’s share of their Saturday contest against the Columbus Blue Jackets and wandered out with a 4-1 victory because they found twine thrice inContinue reading “Oilers: Edmonton Beats Columbus, Ties for Pacific Lead”
The Edmonton Oilers again dealt themselves a bad hand, finishing 2018-2019 with a 35-38-9 record. That put them seventh in the Pacific Division and 14th in the Western Conference with 79 points – eight ahead of the basement-dwelling Los Angeles Kings. Playoff contention was, of course, not on the table for the second straight season.Continue reading “What Went Wrong: Edmonton Oilers”
Just when you think it can’t get any worse for the Edmonton Oilers, it happens. Tuesday saw another new low for the club, as they coughed up five third period goals to lose 6-2 to the…Chicago Blackhawks. The same Chicago Blackhawks that are seventh in the Central Division. The same Chicago Blackhawks that are (now)Continue reading “Oilers: Surprise, Edmonton Blew It Again”