Category Archives: Oilers

Yakupov tired of talking about his poor defensive play

tsn.ca writes … Yakupov: ”I don’t want to talk about this”

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Could the Oilers make a major deal with the Islanders

Terry Jones of the Edmonton Sun writes that Edmonton Oil Kings captain Griffin Reinhart could be the defenceman Edmonton Oilers are looking for.

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Congrats to Ryan Smyth

 

What would it take for the Edmonton Oilers to acquire Ryan Kesler?

While we can only guess about whether or not Kesler would want to come to Edmonton, he’s a clear fit and it would certainly be a bold move to acquire him.

The Oilers also have the pieces to trade for him, starting with a 24-year-old second line centre in Sam Gagner.

Wild shuts out Edmonton in return from Olympic break

A three-week hiatus is so peculiar in the middle of the season, it was hard to know what to expect Thursday night from the Wild.

Sure, the playoff contenders were facing the Western Conference’s perennial basement dwellers, the Edmonton Oilers. But after 21 days of no games and a mini-training camp that didn’t include four jet-lagged Olympians, it wouldn’t have been shocking if the Wild couldn’t rediscover its game instantly.