Oilers: Draisaitl Wins MVP Honours

Leon Draisaitl is the best player in the National Hockey League. That is, at least, the opinion of the NHL Players’ Association and the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association as of Monday night, as the Edmonton Oilers forward scooped both the Ted Lindsay Award and the Hart Trophy. It’s interesting to note that the 24-year-old wonContinue reading “Oilers: Draisaitl Wins MVP Honours”

Oilers: Edmonton Beats Columbus, Ties for Pacific Lead

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 Struggle Continues in Edmonton

It doesn’t seem like things can get much worse for fans of the Edmonton Oilers. The club has already lost 145 man-games due to injuries and recently broke the news that Ales Hemsky will be out for the remainder of the season thanks to shoulder surgery. Robert Nilsson (concussion), Taylor Chorney (ankle), Mike Comrie (mono),Continue reading “The Struggle Continues in Edmonton”