1. NHL Trade Deadline: Edmonton Oilers Deal Penner To L.A. Kings for Teubert, Picks

    The NHL trade deadline has come and gone. The Edmonton Oilers were rumored to be moving Ales Hemsky, but that didn't happen, mainly because he was never on the block...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about over 3 years ago 283 reads 0 comments

  2. NHL Deadline Rumor Breakdown: Looking at the Oilers Rumors Around Hemsky, Penner

    Monday is the day. Trade deadline day that is. The Edmonton Oilers hold two of the top three players on the market in Ales Hemsky and Dustin Penner...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about over 3 years ago 833 reads 6 comments

  3. Souray On Re-Entry Waivers: Oilers End Drama By Waiving Defender + Rumors

    It looks like the Sheldon Souray drama, which started last May, is finally over. The Edmonton Oilers have placed the former star defender on re-entry waivers, meaning any team can ...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about over 3 years ago 1,393 reads 0 comments

  4. NHL Deadline Preview: Oilers Trade Deadline Preview, Stortini Waived

    The NHL's trade deadline is within a month, February 28 being the exact date. Every single team in the NHL is one of two things, a seller or a buyer. The Edmonton Oilers are in a great position for the upcoming manic Monday that will be Deadline day...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about over 3 years ago 914 reads 4 comments

  5. Oil Change Part 2: A Look at The 2011 NHL Draft Prospects the Oilers Can Grab

    I love my Edmonton Oilers , no doubt there, and I hate to root against them. It's become clear to me, and many other Oilers fans that this team is in need of one more top three pick in order to get the rebuild jump started...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about over 3 years ago 914 reads 5 comments

  6. Linus Omark: A Top Edmonton Oilers Prospect or a Trading Chip?

    Linus Omark is well known for one type of play: His shootout moves. He was a star in Edmonton before he ever signed. Why? He scored a beauty of a shootout goal in a game for Sweden a few years back...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about over 3 years ago 1,009 reads 11 comments

  7. Digging For Oil: A Look Into The Oilers Future and a Look at The Current Team

    First of all, I'd like to welcome myself back after a little "vacation." I've been very busy but have found the time tonight to return to the Bleacher Report, and I'm back for good...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about over 3 years ago 1,019 reads 7 comments

  8. Sheldon Souray Drama Heats Up Big Time, Told To Stay Home

    It was all smiles today as Sheldon Souray left the ice after skating at Rexall Place. It looked like Souray and the Oilers made up, and Souray was going to be a part of this team...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about almost 4 years ago 691 reads 3 comments

  9. Edmonton Oilers Re-Sign Sam Gagner and Let Mike Comrie Walk

    Well, long time no write for me. Not much has been going on as of late with the Edmonton Oilers, but tonight we do have some news, and we also have a few interesting rumors that include the Oilers...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about almost 4 years ago 2,031 reads 4 comments

  10. Edmonton Oilers: Roster Preview and Off-Season Review

    It's mid-August now, and most NHL rosters are set for training camp, but not the Edmonton Oilers roster. The Oilers will have four rookies trying to crack the NHL roster this season: Linus Omark, Jordan Eberle, Taylor Hall and Magnus Svensson...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about almost 4 years ago 1,514 reads 6 comments

  11. NHL Rumors: A Look Into Edmonton Oilers Rumors

    It seems this summer whenever I mention the word rumor, I have to talk Sheldon Souray. Well what more do you expect, I mean he did ask for a trade and he is still an Oiler. Do not worry, I will touch on Souray in just a bit...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about almost 4 years ago 1,681 reads 2 comments

  12. NHL Summer of Steve: Brule Re-Signed, Oilers After Madden, Asham

    This summer is, without a doubt, the summer of Steve. Steve Tambellini, that is. This is the first summer in more than a decade in which Kevin Lowe isn't the guy calling all of the shots for the Edmonton Oilers...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 365 reads 1 comments

  13. Stocking the Shelf: Edmonton Oilers Sign Three, Name Assistant Coaches

    Oilers GM Steve Tambellini has been hard at work trying to re-sign the Oilers RFA's, stock AHL affiliate Oklahoma City with players, and find a home for Sheldon Souray next season...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 915 reads 3 comments

  14. Ring Our Belle: Edmonton Oilers Sign Shawn Belle and Devan Dubynk

    Hello again, Oilers fans! Tonight will be a very quick blog, as I'm preparing to go away in the AM. We finally have some RFA's signing deals in Edmonton...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 467 reads 2 comments

  15. Stop! It's Rumor Time, Oilers Style!

    Sorry its not MC Hammer, just me again. Tonight, I give you a short blog about rumors regarding the Edmonton Oilers. There aren't many out there, but the ones that are, well. let's just say are big...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 1,037 reads 5 comments

  16. Possible Return of a Legend: Oilers To Bring Back Smyth?

    Today, a very interesting tweet came up on my screen. It was TSN's own Ryan Rishaug. The tweets were the following: "Oilers need veteran leader to play 3rd line-top 6 fill in minutes...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 426 reads 3 comments

  17. Want Fries With That?: Edmonton Oilers Get Big Mac Back

    The Edmonton Oilers search for a tough guy is over. The Oilers have signed forward Steve MacIntyre to a one year deal. MacIntyre played parts of two seasons with the Oilers before being waived early on in the 2009-2010 season...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 439 reads 1 comments

  18. Edmonton Oilers Add Depth By Signing Foster and Fraser, Trading for Vandermeer

    Well Oilers fans, its been a busy two days. Remember in my last blog I wrote that the Oilers waived Moreau, O'Sullivan and Nilsson in order to buy them out? Well, they got off the hook big time...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 347 reads 0 comments

  19. Waive Goodbye: Edmonton Oilers Waive Three Players

    Today marked the end of another era in Oilers hockey: the end of Ethan Moreau's time in Edmonton. Today Moreau, along with Patrick O'Sullivan and Robert Nilsson, was placed on waivers for the purpose of a buyout...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 464 reads 2 comments

  20. 2010 NHL Draft Day Two In Review: A Look at The Oilers Picks On Day Two

    Friday night was the most important night for Edmonton Oilers fans since Game Seven of the 2006 Stanley Cup finals, a game that the Edmonton Oilers lost. Friday night the Oilers would pick 1st overall, for the first time in team history...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 394 reads 0 comments

  21. Taylor Hall: The Edmonton Oilers New Weapon

    On Friday night the Edmonton Oilers added a new weapon for their re-build. The team made history, picking first overall for the first time in the Oilers history...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 702 reads 0 comments

  22. Oilers Trade: Oilers Trade With Hawks For Colin Fraser

    Today the Edmonton Oilers began the rebuilding roster wise. They have made many moves in the front office and coaching wise, but had yet to make a trade or buyout. The NHL draft is tomorrow night in L...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 522 reads 2 comments

  23. Oilers Coach Pat Quinn Steps Down: Tom Renney To Take Over

    This afternoon, the Edmonton Oilers called a press conference at Rexall Place. The reason? After just one season behind the Oilers' bench, Pat Quinn has stepped down as head coach. The Oilers finished as the worst team in the NHL last season...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 203 reads 0 comments

  24. Oilers Fire AHL Head Coach Rob Daum

    The Edmonton Oilers are in need of a change, we all know that. We all also know that this change must also happen at the AHL level in order for everything to work out...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 190 reads 0 comments

  25. Riley Nash Might Never Be an Edmonton Oiler

    In the 2007 NHL entry draft, the Edmonton Oilers stepped up to the stage to make the 21st overall pick. With that pick the Oilers selected Center Riley Nash. Nash is seen as a good prospect by the Oilers, and Oilers fans...

    Alex Thomas Written by Alex Thomas about 4 years ago 1,348 reads 11 comments