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Edmonton Oilers with the Most to Prove During the 2014-15 Preseason

September 30th, 2014
The Edmonton Oilers made some significant changes in the offseason in an attempt to help the franchise move up from the bottom of the NHL standings. General manager Craig MacTavish addressed the team’s defensive struggles from last season by adding veterans Mark Fayne and Nikita Nikitin to the group as well ...

Edmonton Oilers Training Camp and the 5 Things You Need to Know

September 17th, 2014
The Edmonton Oilers had a busy offseason which saw general manager Craig MacTavish add multiple new faces in an attempt to bolster an Oilers lineup that finished near the bottom of the NHL standings last year. With training camp set to begin on September 18, there are a few things to ...

The Top 5 Edmonton Oilers Training Camp Battles to Watch in 2014

September 2nd, 2014
The Edmonton Oilers had a busy offseason attempting to address some major holes that have prevented the team from turning the corner during its rebuilding process. While some might criticize the money paid to new players such as Benoit Pouliot and Nikita Nikitin, head coach Craig MacTavish has finally started to ...

How Each Offseason Addition and Departure Will Affect the Edmonton Oilers

July 14th, 2014
The Edmonton Oilers were one of the busier franchises at the beginning of the free-agency period, with general manager Craig MacTavish taking steps to help fill some holes on the roster. Aside from the departure of Sam Gagner, the Oilers didn’t lose anyone of significance that could impact the performance of ...

The Edmonton Oilers Players with the Most Potential at Each Position

May 30th, 2014
There are quite a few questions surrounding the Edmonton Oilers heading into the 2014-15 NHL season. After another disappointing year in 2013-14, general manager Craig MacTavish and company will be looking to change the dynamic on the Oilers roster in hopes of finally taking the next step in what seems like ...

5 Free Agents Who Should Be on the Edmonton Oilers’ Wish List

May 23rd, 2014
Edmonton Oilers general manager Craig MacTavish will be busy during the offseason as he looks to overhaul a roster that once again disappointed during the 2013-14 season. Unfortunately for MacTavish, the list of free agents available is relatively thin, so any major upgrades to the lineup will most likely have to take ...

The Biggest ‘What Ifs’ from the Edmonton Oilers’ 2013-14 Season

May 6th, 2014
Armed with a new general manager and a new head coach, the 2013-14 season was going to be a new chapter for the Edmonton Oilers. Unfortunately, the club struggled out of the gate and was essentially eliminated from playoff contention within the first month of the season. It was another season of ...

Edmonton Oilers with the Most to Prove as the 2013-14 NHL Season Winds Down

April 11th, 2014
The Edmonton Oilers have one game remaining in what can best be described as a disappointing 2013-14 NHL season. Once again, the Oilers find themselves as one of the worst teams in the NHL and will be receiving a high lottery pick in this year's NHL entry draft. With only one game ...

Pass-Fail Grades for Edmonton Oilers’ Top Stars as 2013-14 Season Winds Down

March 21st, 2014
The 2013-14 season didn’t take shape as new head coach Dallas Eakins and GM Craig MacTavish hoped it would. The team struggled mightily out of the gate thanks in large part to a lack of defensive responsibility from the top-end forwards and suspect goaltending from netminder Devan Dubnyk. MacTavish made headway in ...

The 5 Most Promising Signs for Edmonton Oilers’ Future

March 17th, 2014
Though the 2013-14 season has been another season of underachievement for the Edmonton Oilers, there have been a few things that Oilers fans can look forward to going forward. While Craig MacTavish has yet to pull the trigger on a major deal involving one of the Oilers’ top young forwards, he ...