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Flames / Oilers Sim — Live Stream: 8:00pm MST We are back for the final regular season game of the year. Not in a million years, let alone, three weeks ago, would I have in my wildest dreams considered that we wouldn't be on buses to Calgary right now, drinking our beautiful NationBeer with all of you beautiful people, and instead simulating the games on PlayStation.
Today is a tough day… As I sit down to write this, we were supposed to be on a bus with 50 rowdy Nation citizens, making our way to Calgary to watch the final game of the NHL regular season. We were supposed to be closing out the year in style, partying with Internet friends, and prepping ourselves for a playoff run that was going to turn this city upside down.
Former Edmonton Oilers scout Barry Fraser recalls selecting Paul Coffey Barry Fraser, one of the all-time best hockey scouts, is living here again with wife Tina after two decades in the sun in Cabo San Lucas, now 80 and forever the reason the Edmonton Oilers got great in a hurry in the NHL.
40 Moments: Connor McDavid scores an incredible goal in his return from injury In the second period of an early November game against the Philadelphia Flyers, McDavid stole the puck in the defensive zone and raced up ice, burning past clunky defender Brandon Manning. As McDavid cut to the net, Manning slammed him down awkwardly into the boards.
About That Gretzky / McDavid Thing GQ's Sports department did a thing where they have a "One on One" segment where they usually have a current player from a certain league and an entertainer that roots for that team or grew up in the area.
Edmonton Oilers Klefbom returns home as Sweden gambles on COVID-19 While the rest of the world remains in lockdown, Oscar Klefbom is free to do as he pleases - sit down at a cafe for lunch, go to the library and maybe even take in a movie at the local theatre or a drink at a corner pub.
Oilersnation Radio Episode 80 – NHL Player Poll, jersey talk, and Wayne Gretzky’s most impressive record Can you believe we're not even a month into the NHL's work stoppage? From where I blog, it feels like years since the Oilers played their last game against the Jets and I'm starting to get the itch for hockey in the worst way.
Edmonton man with Parkinson's and dementia gets support from strangers online Jim Hamilton is benefiting from random acts of kindness after his daughter reached out to strangers on social media. The Oilers' Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is among those who have answered the call.
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins: "It's nice to have some fresh faces and some positive energy coming" What about staying in shape? That has to be tough when you're trapped in the house. I'm a dog guy too and my man, Frank, has been loving our afternoon naps and sleep-in sessions. Listen, I've been drinking Righand Double Double and coffee almost every morning so I wouldn't go beating yourself up about sleeping in a little bit.
NHL Rumors: Oilers, Rangers, Blue Jackets, College Free Agents, More In today's NHL rumors, there is buzz on a Ryan-Nugent Hopkins to Rangers deal, Blue Jackets goalie trades and college free agent news.
An early look at the 2020-21 Bakersfield Condors Bakersfield got decimated this season by key players being called up to the Oilers. Big picture, this is a good thing for the organization because it means they're internally developing talent, but it was a rough time for the Condors themselves.
Hot Links: Friday, April 3 Wayne Gretzky and Connor McDavid had a chat, and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins’ made a video. Yesterday in Oilers history, and MORE!
Looking at the 2019-20 Edmonton Oilers Today we look at the Edmonton Oilers. Edmonton Oilers. Record: 37-25-9, second in the Pacific Division Leading Scorer: Leon Draisaitl 110 points. In-Season Roster Moves:. - Acquired Angus Redmond and a 2022 conditional seventh-round pick from Anaheim for Joel Persson.
Ways I'd Change the NHL: On the Ice With the NHL currently on hiatus, and it appears as though it will be staying that way for a while, I figured now would be a great time to look at some interesting ways that the NHL could change and in my opinion, improve.
Throwback Thursday: On this day in 1985, Edmonton Oilers Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record with 34th career hat trick On this day in 1985, none other than Wayne Gretzky set an NHL record for hat tricks by notching his 34th career hat trick. The feat came in a 6-4 win against the LA Kings. The record was previously held by Mike Bossy, who scored his 33rd only two months earlier.
Oilers News & Rumors: Gretzky, McDavid, Nugent-Hopkins, More In an Edmonton Oilers news and rumors update, Connor McDavid and Wayne Gretzky sat down and discussed comparisons in their respective hockey careers. To say the least, the conversation opened up a lot of eyes as to the type of pressure McDavid is under.
COVID-19 isolation means dog days for Edmonton Oilers' Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Every dog has its day, especially Ryan Nugent-Hopkins' golden retriever Sophie, who wouldn't know COVID-19 from a milk bone. But her tail has been wagging with all the times the Edmonton Oilers centre has gotten out her leash lately. "I think she's the only one that's happy with the whole quarantine thing that is going on.
Real Life Podcast Episode 168 - NationBeer sells out, Tiger King fallout, and home haircuts With the quarantine life extending into its third week, the boys were back with another fresh episode of the Real Life Podcast to, hopefully, keep you entertained for an hour and maybe even provide a few laughs along the way. This week, the guys looked at the Tiger King fallout, NationBeer selling out, home haircuts, and a whole lot more.
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins makes touching video for 85-year-old fan With all of the doom and gloom in the news lately, it’s sometimes hard to find the brighter sides in life and that’s why I was so excited to be sent me this touching video made by @Ryan…
Gretzky: Connor McDavid is too good to not win a Stanley Cup GQ Sports dropped a video today that features a conversation-style interview with Connor McDavid and Wayne Gretzky. The two get asked a handful of questions, ranging from their favourite memories made in the league to being a part of the Battle of Alberta to the pressures involved with playing in Edmonton.
Alex Chiasson says Oilers would have been “a good playoff team” Back to the Oilers, tell us what's different from this year over last? I don't know about you guys, but I'm trying to read between the lines on this locker room comment and wondering whether or not he's hinting at anyone in particular.
This long pause in the Edmonton Oilers season sends us looking for other comforting ways to help fill the void: 9 Cards So, I decided to share some of them in hopes that it may be the same for you. I'm borrowing the format I use for my Sunday columns, but instead of "9 Things" these are "9 Cards": 9 favorites from the shoe box in the attic that contains my cardboard treasures.
NHL History: Paul Coffey breaks Bobby Orr’s single season goal record In was on this day back in 1986, that Edmonton Oilers defenceman, Paul Coffey, broke Bobby Orr's single-season goal scoring record for a defenceman with his 47th marker of the season. As you can see in the video above, Coffey clearly knew the magnitude of the goal as the look on his face and the accompanying celebration said it all.
Today in Hockey History: April 2 Some of those records still stand today. Paul Coffey was one of the greatest offensive defensemen to ever play in the NHL. He averaged over a point per game during his Hall of Fame career with 1531 points in 1409 games over 21 seasons with nine different teams.
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