Game 16 Recap: Edmonton Oilers vs. Colorado Avalanche

Game 16 Recap: Edmonton Oilers vs. Colorado Avalanche

Not the result we wanted but that was a hell of a season. Final Score: 6-5 Avalanche in OT The reality of the situation when you’re down by three games in a playoff series is that you’re probably not going to be hanging around for much longer. As we’ve all heard countless times today, only … Read more

Edmonton Oilers vs Los Angeles Kings (8pm MT, CBC)

Edmonton Oilers vs Los Angeles Kings (8pm MT, CBC)

Connor McDavid has already won two Hart trophies as the league’s most valuable player. He’s won three Ted Lindsay awards as the NHL’s most outstanding player. He’s four four Art Ross trophies as the league’s top scorer. Despite that impressive resume, I think McDavid is going to take his game to another level this postseason. … Read more

Game 82 Preview: Edmonton Oilers vs. Vancouver Canucks (7:00pm MT, Sportsnet)

Game 82 Preview: Edmonton Oilers vs. Vancouver Canucks (7:00pm MT, Sportsnet)

The 82-game regular season rehearsal comes to end tonight for the Edmonton Oilers and Vancouver Canucks. The Canucks will fly back to Vancouver after the game, and then have exit interviews with their coaches and management on Saturday, before going their separate ways for the summer. Meanwhile, the Edmonton Oilers will prepare for the Los … Read more

Game 81 Preview: Edmonton Oilers vs San Jose Sharks (7:00pm MT, Sportsnet1)

Game 81 Preview: Edmonton Oilers vs San Jose Sharks (7:00pm MT, Sportsnet1)

The Edmonton Oilers secured home ice advantage in the first round of the 2022 NHL playoffs on Tuesday. They know they will host the Los Angeles Kings in game one on Monday, May 2nd. They have two regular season games between now and Monday, and because the results of the games won’t impact the standings … Read more

Edmonton Oilers Can Secure Home Ice against Pittsburgh Penguins (5pm MT, SNW)

Edmonton Oilers Can Secure Home Ice against Pittsburgh Penguins (5pm MT, SNW)

On the 51st night of the 2021-22 NHL season, the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-2 and improved their record to 16-5. The loss dropped the Penguins’ record to 10-8-5. The Oilers won that game without Darnell Nurse, Cody Ceci or Duncan Keith. All three were injured and replaced by William Lagesson, Markus Niemelainen … Read more

Edmonton Oilers at Columbus Blue Jackets (4/24/2022)

Edmonton Oilers at Columbus Blue Jackets (4/24/2022)

Playing down to our competition is the Oilers’ love language. Final Score: 5-2 Blue Jackets I think I’ve said how much I love a good matinee twice already this morning, but I’m going to say it again right now because there’s nothing that I love more than an Oilers game to kick off my day. … Read more

Edmonton Oilers vs. Colorado Avalanche (4/22/2022)

Edmonton Oilers vs. Colorado Avalanche (4/22/2022)

We want the Cup! We want the Cup! Final Score: 6-3 Oilers How many of you were fired up about this game all day? Raise your hands, let me see them… Personally, I couldn’t have been more fired up to watch the Oilers try and lock down their playoff spot without having to depend on … Read more

Game 78 Preview: Edmonton Oilers vs. Colorado Avalanche (7:00pm MT, Sportsnet)

Game 78 Preview: Edmonton Oilers vs. Colorado Avalanche (7:00pm MT, Sportsnet)

Recently, the Edmonton Oilers have played the role of the Ford F-150 while visiting teams have played the animal unable to avoid the tires. They’ve been roadkill. The Oilers are 11-0-1 in the last 12 home games, and the loss came in a 2-1 shootout loss in Colorado. The Oilers haven’t lost while playing actual … Read more

Game 77 Preview: Edmonton Oilers vs Dallas Stars (6:30pm MT, Sportsnet)

Game 77 Preview: Edmonton Oilers vs Dallas Stars (6:30pm MT, Sportsnet)

Much of the focus on the Oilers’ improvement under Jay Woodcroft has been about the reduction in goals against and the Oilers’ defensive play. It makes sense since both have improved, but the offensive improvement under Woodcroft has been equally as good. And I mean exactly the same. Here are the numbers for both coaches. … Read more

Edmonton Oilers at Nashville Predators (4/14/2022)

Edmonton Oilers at Nashville Predators (4/14/2022)

That’s how you do it, baby! Final Score: 4-0 Oilers. After dropping their last two games, the pressure was on the Oilers to get back in the win column and I was hoping that a matchup with the Nashville Predators was exactly what the doctor ordered. The last time the boys were there, Leon put … Read more