This morning the Tampa Bay Lightning announced that former 1st Overall pick Vincent Lecavalier would be bought out. Should the Oilers be interested?
As strange as this may be, this might be the first time in 4 years the Oilers are about to receive a gift at the NHL Entry Draft. Continue reading
It has often been suggested that there is an “Eastern Bias” to the NHL Awards and to all things NHL in general. I was thinking about this widely held belief after the NHL Awards were unveiled (with little to no fanfare) and I decided rather unwisely to try and investigate the claim. Is the NHL Awards voting biased to such a degree that the West is getting the short end of the stick? What followed from my curiosity was much more work than I initially thought.
Good as Gone?
An interview with Mark Spector confirms that MacT views the Oilers as a team without its current Captain and without Ales Hemsky. Continue reading