With a victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday, the Edmonton Oilers punched out their sixth win in their last seven games and their third straight on the road.
It is, once again, time to get serious about the Edmonton Oilers. The Most Frustrating of All Teams in the History of Time on Any Plane of Existence dropped Wednesday’s game to the St. Louis Blues, beat the Stars Monday, got deluged by the Toronto Maple Leafs Saturday. That’s the week that was ahead ofContinue reading “Oilers: What You See is What You Get”
There’s a new general manager and a new coach in Edmonton and the Oilers are hoping they’ve finally found the combination for whatever’s locked them out of the post-season for a dozen of the last 13 seasons. Ken Holland is the new general manager, hired in May, and Dave Tippett is the new head coach.Continue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers”
When we left an awful 2018, the Edmonton Oilers were shoring up their defence and attempting to win their way back into favour. With 2019 underway, that’s not going well. The Oilers reached what could be termed a new low with their “performance” against the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday night, setting up 2019 asContinue reading “Oilers: Edmonton Hits New Low with Saturday’s Game Against LA”
The Edmonton Oilers enter the 2018-2019 season full in the belief that whatever happened last season was an anomaly, an issue not worth addressing, a hallucination that will soon be forgotten. This may or may not be the case, but the club is putting a lot of stock in its roster and in its styleContinue reading “Oilers: Goaltending Will Make the Difference for Edmonton in 2018-2019”