Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Too Many Hiccups


From an effort standpoint, it would be rather difficult to have any issue with the performance we saw from the Edmonton Oilers during last night’s tilt with the Winnipeg Jets. While Todd Nelson’s side essentially played the visitors to a standstill for much of the evening, it ultimately came down to a couple of things…special teams and goaltending. 

Sunday, March 22, 2015

The Arrival Of The Nuge


Following last night’s 5-4 overtime win over the Philadelphia Flyers, one cannot help but wonder if someone within the Edmonton Oilers sent over a thank you basket to netminder Ray Emery for essentially handing them two points. 

Anything For A Stop


When you look up the National Hockey League career numbers of Curtis McElhinney, what you see is essentially the resume of backup goaltender. 

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Hello Arizona!!!


Despite stringing together a handful of decent efforts on their recent five game road swing, the Edmonton Oilers returned home with nothing more than a couple of loser points in their back pocket and owners of seven game losing skid for their troubles.