Oilers' Schultz admits it's too early for Norris talk
Upon announcing the Edmonton Oilers' compromise of a one-year deal with Justin Schultz , GM Craig MacTavish didn't mince words: he stated his belief that the 24-year-old defenseman could win a Norris Trophy one day.
Ryan Smyth keeping busy as camp approaches
Speaking with Jim Matheson of the Edmonton Journal , Smyth says he's had numerous offers already to stay within the game.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Oilers expect Draisaitl to make 'strong case' for roster spot
On Friday, general manager Craig MacTavish said he believes the 18-year-old will contend for a roster spot with the big club when camp opens next month.
Oilers keep defenseman Justin Schultz on one-year deal
Edmonton, AB, Canada - The Edmonton Oilers have retained restricted free agent defenseman Justin Schultz on a one-year contract reportedly worth $3.675 million.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Oil On Whyte
The Oilers and Ryan Malone
Jan 28, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Tampa Bay Lightning forward Ryan Malone juggles the puck during warm up against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Centre.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Looking to make the leap: Darnell Nurse
After three straight years of drafting first overall and selecting skilled forwards, the Edmonton Oilers had the seventh overall pick in 2013, which they used to take hard-nosed defenseman Darnell Nurse.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Edmonton Oilers sign center Leon Draisaitl
The Edmonton Oilers signed center Leon Draisaitl to a three-year entry-level contract on Tuesday.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Oilers hiring move deepens league's interest in analytics
Edmonton Oilers head coach Dallas Eakins speaks during a press conference in Edmonton, Alta., in this file photo.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Five For Howling
Arizona Coyotes Preseason Countdown: 44 Days
Soon after the Coyotes bought out center Mike Ribeiro they went out and traded for Sam Gagner and another guy from the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Something No Longer Readily Available
"Whatever your feelings on Tyler Dellow the Internet personality, they are the sidebar today, not the lead.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Oil On Whyte
Craig MacTavish's Plan-B: Mac-D.
If there had been a true top-pairing Defenseman available to Craig MacTavish this summer, at a half-reasonable price, he would have gone out and gotten him.