Edmonton - Sep. 23, 2014: It may just be an exhibition game but come tomorrow evening, Nail Yakupov will be given an opportunity to show what he can accomplish playing alongside Jordan Eberle and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins as the Edmonton Oilers pay a visit to the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday night. FULL STORY
Denver - Sep. 22, 2014: Steady is an adjective often used to describe the play of a defenseman.
For Colorado Avalanche defence prospect Mason Geertsen, currently playing for the Vancouver Giants, steady is also the pace of his development, as he plots a consistent course to what could very well be a career in the NHL. FULL STORY
Edmonton - Sep. 22, 2014: While half of the Edmonton Oilers training camp roster managed to knockoff half of the Calgary Flames roster by a score of 3-1 over at Rexall Place during Sunday night NHL exhibition hockey, it was the play of goaltender Viktor Fasth at the Scotiabank Saddledome that was arguably the high point of the evening. FULL STORY
Edmonton - Sep. 21, 2014: While the Edmonton Oilers will certainly rely heavily on the trio of Jordan Eberle, Taylor Hall and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins to do much of the heavy lifting during the upcoming 2014-15 NHL campaign, look for the the duo of David Perron and Benoit Pouliot play vital roles in any success this team might have during the coming season. FULL STORY
Edmonton - Sep. 21, 2014: On a night in which they celebrated their 2013-14 Championship season, the Edmonton Oil Kings showed a glimpse of the future in their 2014-15 season opener. Andrew Koep scored a pair of goals in his first WHL game and netminder Patrick Dea made 18 saves in leading the defending Western Hockey League and Memorial Cup champs to a 4-2 win over the Kootenay Ice in front of what was the largest home-opening crowd in franchise history.
Edmonton - Sep. 21, 2014: The Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames will kick off their 2014-15 NHL Preseason with two games tonight, as both teams have split their squads. Tonight Oiler fans will get their first look at Leon Draisaitl in an Oiler jersey. Draisaitl has the opportunity of a lifetime and he needs to grab the bull by the horns early in the 2014-15 Preseason.
Edmonton - Sep. 17, 2014: After promising to make some bold moves and turn the Edmonton Oilers franchise around in short order upon being announced as the club's new general manager during the latter part of the 2013 season, Craig MacTavish has apparently learned a rather valuable lesson during his first full year as a NHL GM. No matter how badly one may want to turn a situation around, keeping expectations at a realistic level is an absolute must.