Found January 14, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
Oilers lose 5-0 to Ducks Not much was going right for the Oilers Friday night. The only goal scored was one by Anton Lander, but it didn’t count because the referee had lost sight of the free puck and whistled the play down just before Lander hammered the puck in. Nikolai Khabibulin got the starting role for his birthday present, but after allowing 3 goals on 14 shots, Devan Dubnyk went in in relief. Continue reading "Ducks Do The Hunting"

David Musil at the 2012 WJC

For the 2010 NHL entry draft there were several sons of former Oilers available, and the concern of whether or not those players may be selected for their blood ties before their hockey skills appeared real enough.  When it came to David Musil, son of Edmonton Oilers’ European scout Frank Musil, selected 31st overall, concerns were quickly set aside. Musil had been ranked anywhere...

Lombardi Apologizes to Edmonton and the NHL

When news leaked that Ryan Smyth had asked for a trade home to Edmonton, Oilers fans immediately thought back to Chris Pronger’s trade request and felt that finally hockey karma was making things right. They knew that Los Angeles King’s GM Dean Lombardi was in a difficult situation, but that this was an easy trade for Oilers’ GM Steve Tambellini where the Oilers could make...

Kings GM Says He Handled The Smyth Trade In The Wrong Way

from David Staples of the Edmonton Journal, Mark Spector of Sportsnet and the Team 1260 had Los Angeles Kings GM Dean Lombardi on his radio show this afternoon. The top of Lombardi’s complaint about the Oilers trading him an injured Colin Fraser for Ryan Smyth this past July came up. “I apologize to Edmonton, and the NHL. I was wrong, the way I handled that,” Lombardi told...


   THURSDAY, JANUARY 12 MOVING ON OIL SPILLS  VIDEO IN FOCUS: RNH All-Star RAW: Renney Thursday  AUDIO Anton Lander Ryan Nugent Hopkins Tom Renney  RELATED Oilers Injury Report Current Line C...

Ducks-Oilers Preview

The Edmonton Oilers were struggling prior to losing their lone All-Star and their leading scorer to injury. It may not get any easier facing the Anaheim Ducks. Edmonton looks to avoid an eighth straight home loss to Anaheim when the teams meet Friday night. With a nucleus of Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle and rookie Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, the Oilers got off to a surprising 8-2-2 start...

Groundhog Day

Love Bill Murray as regular visitors here know. Love his work but love the stories of him showing up at random gatherings even more. Cool cool guy. Waiting for him to show up at my door one night, preferably with some cigarettes and steaks, and we'll hang out on the back deck drinking good beer and scotch, shooting the ****. And Bill, if you're reading this, bring me a puppy...

Team Blue wins 22-13 over Team White in the 2012 Edmonton Oilers Skills Competition presented by ATB Financial

January 24, 2010 (Edmonton, AB) – Thousands of Oil Country fans were lined up outside Rexall Place hours before the 2012 Edmonton Oilers Skills Competition presented by ATB Financial to watch their favorite players compete in a battle of ski...

LIVE UPDATES: Oilers Skills Competition presented by ATB Financial

Team Blue: Devan Dubnyk, Ladislav Smid, Andy Sutton, Jeff Petry, Shawn Horcoff, Taylor Hall, Ryan Jones, Ben Eager, Josh Green, Magnus Paajarvi Team White: Nikolai Khabibulin, Theo Peckham, Corey Potter, Colten Teubert, Anton Lander, Darcy...

Up next for Ducks: Sunday at Vancouver

The Ducks take on the Canucks after beating the Edmonton Oilers, 5-0, on Friday.Ducks at Vancouver on Sunday

Los Angeles Kings (22-15-8) at Edmonton Oilers (16-23-4), 8 p.m. (ET)

After a storyline-driven opener to their three-game road trip on Saturday night, the Los Angeles Kings are likely looking forward to a more under-the-radar meeting with the Edmonton Oilers.
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