Tweet It has been seven plus years since the Edmonton Oilers have made the playoffs and as we enter the second week in November the Oilers are already out of this year’s playoff race with a 4-14-2 start. I am a long time Oilers fan and I have to be vocal about the futility of [...]
Tweet The Edmonton Oilers last won the Stanley Cup in 1990. The last time a dynasty ruled the National Hockey League. Since then the Oilers have missed the playoffs thirteen times and counting. The last time they made the playoffs in 2005-2006 they did so with 95 points in the regular season. They ended up [...]
Tweet Opening Night of the 2013-14 NHL regular season is set to go on October 1st. There is much anticipation from hockey fans after a lockout shortened season last year that saw the Chicago Blackhawks capture their second Stanley Cup in three years. This season brings a fair amount of change with some division realignment [...]
Tweet It was 25 years ago today that the Edmonton Oilers traded Wayne Gretzky, Marty McSorley and Mike Krushelnyski to the Kings in exchange for rising American sniper Jimmy Carson, Martin Gelinas, three first round draft picks and $15 million, essentially buying the game’s greatest star. Blockbuster trade? Yup. Sure the trade was not a [...]
Tweet The Impact of the Wayne Gretzky Trade on the NHL With our third post on the 25th Anniversary of the Wayne Gretzky trade from the Edmonton Oilers to the Los Angeles Kings we take a high level look at the impact the trade had on the National Hockey League. If you missed our first [...]
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