Why Kailer Yamamoto will NOT make the 2017-18 Edmonton Oilers

Fall’s early stirrings are in the air in Oil Country. Speculation on the upcoming NHL season is beginning, roster possibilities are being thrown around, and recently, one idea is building momentum among some Oilers’ fans: Kailer Yamamoto stands a good chance of making the team. You can understand why the idea has its supporters. The 2017 1st rounder was flat-out dominant in...
Via The Oilers Rig
47 minutes ago

Oilers & Mike Green: What’s Taking So Long?

In our continued look at some of the speculation or perhaps a more accurate description, “wish list” of many Edmonton Oilers fans, the third look into our “What’s Taking So Long” series examines the potential of a Mike Green to Edmonton trade. This isn’t a trade that’s been widely speculated and while there are rumors that Green might be a casualty of the Red Wings...
Via The Hockey Writers
2 hours ago

Top 25 Under 25 — # 11 Kailer Yamamoto

Via Copper & Blue
1 day ago

History Shows Oilers Just Can’t Draft Goaltenders

This article was originally posted in July, 2016. The Edmonton Oilers aren’t good at drafting, shocking. One of the most commonly known things out there in hockey is how purely awful the Oilers are at the draft. It’s a key reason why this franchise has been mediocre at its best and putrid at it’s worst since winning the Stanley Cup in 1990. This franchise hasn’t had any...
Via The Hockey Writers
1 day ago

Oddsmakers: Oilers Are Western Conference Favourites In 2017-18

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1 day ago

Top 25 Under 25 - #12 Drake Caggiula

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1 day ago

Oilers Top Prospects: Laurent Brossoit

Last month our contributors helped compile the Edmonton Oilers Top 10 Prospects list. This month we’ll be looking at each of those ten prospects in depth in reverse order. Laurent Brossoit ranked sixth on our list and was the highest rated Oilers goaltender amongst the group. It’s hard to fathom that the 24-year-old is still considered a prospect within the system, but he...
Via The Hockey Writers
4 days ago

Oilers Sign Kailer Yamamoto

Last night, the Edmonton Oilers made it official with their first round draft choice from this past June’s NHL entry draft. The club agreed to a three-year entry-level contract with Kailer Yamamoto, locking him into Edmonton until at least 2020 should he make the club this fall. While it shouldn’t have, the deal appeared to come as a surprise to many Oiler fans when it was announced...
Via The Oilers Rig
5 days ago

WATCH: RAW | Ryan Strome

Ryan Strome speaks to the media at Oilers Hockey School about his position, what he can bring to the Oilers, coming to a new city and more.
Via Oilers TV
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: 1-ON-1 | Mark Letestu

Mark Letestu comments on his off-season goals and building on the team's success last season from the Syncrude Oil Country Championship.
Via Oilers TV
14 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: OILERS TODAY | Eager for the Ice

Oilers players may be enjoying the off-season, but they're working hard and eager to trade the golf clubs for hockey sticks. Chris Wescott reports.
Via Oilers TV
14 days ago  |  Discuss

This tattoo of Connor McDavid is incredibly lifelike

Oilers superstar Connor McDavid appears to be on his way becoming the new face of the NHL, a title currently held by Sidney Crosby.There’s a lot to like about McDavid’s game — as well as his attitude. He’s a leader, but does so in quiet fashion, without showboating or rubbing it in his opponent’s faces.Maybe that’s why one particular fan got a tattoo of his face that...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

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