In all the negativity around the Edmonton Oilers, there’s a tendency to forget or to overlook that Taylor Hall really is a fantastic attacking player. 695 more words
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“There is no greater springboard to development than failure.”
— Craig MacTavish, 2015 April 14
To riff off a famous Charlie Brown cartoon, the Edmonton Oilers ought to be pretty thoroughly developed by now.1,392 more words
March 30, 2015
TORONTO– Nazem Kadri firmly believes that prospect William Nylander will benefit from the time he spends with the Toronto Marlies. 577 more words
Back in training camp, Dallas Eakins and his staff decided to put the Edmonton Oilers’ two new veteran defencemen on a single pairing, running Nikita Nikitin and Mark Fayne as a shutdown tandem with the idea that these experienced players could buy some shelter for the rest of the blue line. 877 more words
Can the Oilers finally start to have some success against tough Western conference teams?
Many fans have stopped paying much attention to the Edmonton Oilers, and with good reason. 1,039 more words
Craig MacTavish should have hired Todd Nelson, not Dallas Eakins, to coach the Edmonton Oilers in 2013
The biggest mistake Edmonton Oilers GM Craig MacTavish ever made?
The more the Oilers core group of young players perform well under interim coach Todd Nelson, the more it’s evident that MacTavish should have hired Nelson, not Dallas Eakins, in the summer of 2013. 934 more words