Oilers: Draisaitl Scores Four as Edmonton Smashes Nashville

Edmonton Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl exploded for four goals Monday, hoisting his team to a dominant 8-3 victory over the Nashville Predators. Draisaitl leads the NHL in goal-scoring and asserted himself on a night when his Oilers were relentless against the Predators. “I don’t need to beat around the bush,” Draisaitl said. “When you scoreContinue reading “Oilers: Draisaitl Scores Four as Edmonton Smashes Nashville”

Oilers: Hitchcock Wants “More Participation” and Rightly So

The Edmonton Oilers met the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night and lost, dropping a fourth straight and failing to find that scoring we were talking about. What’s more, the loss was enough to lead some to suggest that the “honeymoon was over” between the Oilers and new head coach Ken Hitchcock. And to an extent, that’sContinue reading “Oilers: Hitchcock Wants “More Participation” and Rightly So”