The 2013-14 season will be an important one for the Edmonton Oilers, as the team looks to finally turn the corner in their prolonged rebuilding process.
Armed with a new general manager and a new head coach, the Oilers have made a few significant additions during the offseason that should help the team compete in the tough Western Conference.
The lockout-shortened 2013 season saw the emergence of Taylor Hall as a leader both on and off the ice, while players like Jordan Eberle and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins struggled at times.
It will be interesting to see how new coach Dallas Eakins composes the lines in Edmonton, but with the talent that he inherits, scoring should not be an issue.
Here is an early season stats prediction for the Edmonton Oilers’ top stars.