Hockey: Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2020

The Hockey Hall of Fame has introduced its inductees for 2020 and it is an impressive list. “The Hockey Hall of Fame is proud to welcome these hockey legends as Honoured Members,” Lanny McDonald, Chairman of the Hockey Hall of Fame, announced in a press release. “Their contributions to the game of hockey are wellContinue reading “Hockey: Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2020”

Oilers: Holland Makes an Impact on Deadline Day

The Edmonton Oilers were busy on trade deadline day, bolstering their roster in an attempt to make a run at the Stanley Cup. General manager Ken Holland started Sunday night by acquiring defenceman Mike Green, then added forwards Andreas Athanasiou and Tyler Ennis on Monday. Athanasiou is being lauded for his speed – and rightlyContinue reading “Oilers: Holland Makes an Impact on Deadline Day”

Oilers: McDavid Injury Tests Edmonton at Exactly the Wrong Time

The Edmonton Oilers are set to face some major adversity, as Connor McDavid will be out of action for the next two to three weeks. The news came down Tuesday, with general manager Ken Holland addressing the media at Rogers Place. “(It’s) totally unrelated to the (knee) injury that he had this summer,” Holland said.Continue reading “Oilers: McDavid Injury Tests Edmonton at Exactly the Wrong Time”

Oilers: What You See is What You Get

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”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers

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”