The Nation Roundup

Should Bouchard play in the NHL this season; Flames are hoping their goalies bring them value in 2019; various Canucks rumours and notes; Jets value contracts and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky. In the Roundup, we go around the Nation Network and give you some of the best articles of the last couple weeks. Every once in a while it’s good to know what other teams are doing, or maybe you find an interesting article you wouldn’t have found otherwise. LEAFS B

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2019-08-09

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Oilersnation Radio Episode 47 – A Hot, Sweaty Mess feat Lars Callieou

It’s a hot and sweaty day at Little Brick for the boys of the Oilersnation Radio Podcast, and somehow, someway we convinced a very special guest in the form of Canadian comedy legend, Lars Callieou (@extralars on twitter). The summer is definitely sinking in so we were happy to have a fresh face in the mix in Lars as well as the return of BaggedMilk from his vacation into the Andes mountains. Here’s a little taste of what we covered on today’s show: Being a comedian when the Oilers have

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2019-08-08

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Edmonton Oilers won the trade between Milan Lucic and James Neal

The Edmonton Oilers made the right decision in trading Milan Lucic for James Neal. It looks like even before they hit the ice, the Oilers likely won this trade. That’s right, the immovable contract has been moved.  Since James Neal makes 250K less than Milan Lucic, in order to sweeten the deal the Oilers retained […] Edmonton Oilers won the trade between Milan Lucic and James Neal - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Source: Oil On Whyte
Date: 2019-08-08

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Puljujarvi's old hometown team Karpat Oulu interested in him for coming season

Puljujarvi's old hometown team Karpat Oulu interested in him for coming season

This in about Jesse Puljujarvi, news from MTV sports in Finland about possible plans for Puljujarvi to play for Karpat Oulu in the Finnish league this season if nothing works out for him in the National Hockey League. Read More

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2019-08-08

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Top 25 Under 25 - FAN VOTE RESULTS

Top 25 Under 25 - FAN VOTE RESULTS

Unsurprisingly, Connor McDavid was the consensus #1 as per you, the fans. | Photo by Michael Martin/NHLI via Getty Images There are dozens of you! Dozens! See where our readers ranked the #Oilers prospects before our rankings come out starting tomorrow with ranks 30 to 25! Good afternoon! As promised, we are set to begin our annual Top 25 Under 25 series. Typically, this includes articles that serve as a look at what a player within the Oilers organization has done or might do. Our first art

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2019-08-08

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Joe Quinn at PEP: Talking about training NHL stars

Power Edge Pro's Joe Quinn works with many of the NHL's top stars, including Connor McDavid, John Tavares, Taylor Hall and Dylan Larkin, to name a few – and a host of top up-and-coming prospects, too. Ryan Kennedy talked to Quinn about how his system trains players and some of the skilled players he gets to work with. The post Joe Quinn at PEP: Talking about training NHL stars appeared first on TheHockeyNews.

Source: The Hockey News
Date: 2019-08-08

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Inside the Nation: Sam Gagner’s spot on the roster, #SummerOfLineys, and Jesse Puljujarvi

Here we are on a sunny Thursday afternoon in Edmonton, and your friend Dustin Nielson took a few minutes out of his day to jump on our Facebook page to go live and talk all things Oilers. In today’s episode of Inside the Nation, Dusty touches on the neverending Jesse Puljujarvi saga, Sam Gagner’s spot on the roster, Ales Hemsky, and a whole lot more. To start off today’s episode, Dusty took a minute to talk about the @Jesse Puljujarvi saga and whether or not he will actually stick to his

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2019-08-08

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An Open Letter to Jesse Puljujarvi

With all the craziness that’s surrounding Jesse Puljujarvi this summer, I couldn’t help but feel the urge to sit down and write a letter that expresses my frustration about what’s going on. And before you complain that we’re beating this story to death, I actually tend to agree with you, just remember that we’re in the middle of August with not a whole lot going on and this is one of the only pieces of business that still needs to be resolved. If you’re anything like me, you’re p

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2019-08-08

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NHL Rumors: Point, Werenski, Bruins, Oilers, More

NHL Rumors: Point, Werenski, Bruins, Oilers, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown there is news out of Tampa Bay where the Lightning are working on an extension for Brayden Point and leaning towards a bridge deal. Meanwhile, in Columbus, the Blue Jackets are being patient when it comes to Zach Werenski and there isn’t a big concern he’ll miss any of training camp. The Bruins might have interest in a free agent but need to figure out their salary situation first and the Edmonton Oilers have a bit more info on the status of Jesse Puljujarvi.

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2019-08-08

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Recapping free agency so far this offseason

Free agency is pretty much over as the Edmonton Oilers didn’t make any major acquisitions as here is a recap of what has gone done so far this offseason. Well, the start of free agency has come and gone for the Edmonton Oilers.  I was hoping to have a little more to report, but the […] Recapping free agency so far this offseason - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Source: Oil On Whyte
Date: 2019-08-08

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