Bruins General Manager Takes in Oilers/Flames Affair

The most recent Battle of Alberta was a throwback affair between the Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames. There were hits, saves, fights, and a goal; but those highlights weren’t the only things that caught my attention. Oilers colorman Bob Stauffer sent a tweet out that perked my ears immediately. Boston Bruins GM Don Sweeney in […]

The Hockey Writers Podcast – Episode 1: Nylander, Wilson, Fuhr, More

On the very first episode of the new Hockey Writers Podcast, I went from Edmonton to San Jose, stopped in Buffalo and Toronto and had a lengthy conversation for NHL Hall of Famer and former goaltender Grant Fuhr. What to Expect on the Podcast This Week… Segment 1: The NHL 5-Minute Runaround As we travel the […]

Grant Fuhr Urges Oilers to Avoid Big Mistake

I was fortunate enough to have a long chat with former Oilers goaltender Grant Fuhr this week. A good guy whose documentary “Making Coco: The Grant Fuhr Story” had just been released in Canada on the Sportsnet Network, if you haven’t seen the film, you should record it or watch it. It’s definitely worth your […]

NHL News & Notes: Wideman Trade, Crosby’s Return & More

In today’s News & Notes, the Ottawa Senators and Edmonton Oilers have made a Thanksgiving Day trade, Sidney Crosby shined in his return from injury and the Montreal Canadiens have made a call-up from the AHL. Wideman Traded to Oilers On a day that sees the entirety of the United State celebrating and eating with […]

Marchessault Scores Twice, Golden Knights Beat Struggling Oilers 6-3

EDMONTON — Jonathan Marchessault had two goals and an assist as the Vegas Golden Knights emerged with a 6-3 victory over the host Edmonton Oilers on Sunday. William Karlsson, Cody Eakin, Max Pacioretty and Reilly Smith also scored for the Golden Knights (9-11-1), who have won two of their last three games. Smith tacked on […]

Oilers Trade Strome to Rangers for Spooner

The Edmonton Oilers have traded Ryan Strome to the New York Rangers in exchange for Ryan Spooner, the Rangers announced Friday. This trade comes less than 20 games into the season as both the Oilers and Rangers look to make a subtle change to their lineups to spark players who have struggled early this season. […]

NHL News & Notes: Elliott, Wickenheiser Strome & More

In today’s News & Notes, Brian Elliott will be out of action for a few weeks, Hayley Wickenheiser’s Hall of Fame eligibility period was verified, Ryan Spooner has been traded for Ryan Strome and Matt Cullen has been fined. Related: NHL News & Notes: Crosby, Morrissey & More Elliot Out 2 Weeks The Philadelphia Flyers […]