Friday Dec 6
Cult of Hockey: Ryan Smyth: The Old Man and the Oil
Just two months ago, the vast majority of Oilers fans in a Cult of Hockey poll, 70 per cent, said that Ryan Smyth no longer had it in him to help the team win hockey games.
Oil On Whyte
Rebuilding the Rebuild Pt. 2: The Expendables
So, here we are, over a quarter of the way through the season, and the Oilers are now famously "out of contention."
Lake Erie Monsters rebound to dump Oklahoma City Barons, 5-3
One night after being handled by the Oklahoma City Barons, the Monsters administered payback in the form of a 5-3 victory Friday at The Q. Forward Garrett Meurs scored the game-winner at 14:42 of the third period.
Cult of Hockey: Oilers aren't getting better, they're getting worse
Even though the Edmonton Oilers didn't win much in their first 18 games, there was some cause for optimism, at least for those of us who study the bones of the game.
Bryzgalov stops 25 shots as Barons halt Heat's win streak
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 25 shots as the Oklahoma City Barons snapped the Abbotsford Heat's nine-game win streak on Saturday with a 4-1 victory in American Hockey League play.