Oil Spills podcast: Should the Oilers trade Milan Lucic?

Oil Spills podcast: Should the Oilers trade Milan Lucic?

The Oil Spills podcast roundtable of Postmedia Edmonton hockey writers Jim Matheson and Rob Tychkowski looks at whether the Edmonton Oilers should keep Milan Lucic or trade him.

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2018-06-16

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NHL Rumors: Avs and Bernier … Oilers and Lucic … Sens, Hoffman and Karlsson

NHL Rumors: Avs and Bernier … Oilers and Lucic … Sens, Hoffman and Karlsson

On the Colorado Avalanche and Jonathan Bernier … Adrian Dater: The Avs and pending unrestricted free agent goaltender Jonathan Bernier are talking about a potential new contract. On the Edmonton Oilers and Milan Lucic … Chris Nichols of FRS Hockey: Elliotte Friedman was on 630 CHED and was talking about the Edmonton Oilers and Milan

Source: My NHL Trade Rumors
Date: 2018-06-16

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Love the Drake, Hate the Drake

The Drake was a mutual friend of Jerry, Kramer, Elaine and George in the greatest sitcom, Seinfeld. We were first introduced to him when JKEG decided to buy him and his fiancée a big screen TV for their engagement party. Very quickly after giving them the TV, the Drake announced they split up and now the four main characters want their gift back. The Drake resurfaced on the show periodically and the sayings “Love the Drake” or “Hate the Drake” became synonymous with his character. It w

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2018-06-15

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UFA Profile: Is a Patrick Maroon reunion possible?

To the surprise of everyone, the Oilers were sellers at last year’s trade deadline. Part of their sale at the deadline involved dealing Patrick Maroon to the New Jersey Devils for a third-round pick. It’s no secret that Maroon enjoyed his time in Edmonton and was a great fit with the team. Is it possible there could be a reunion this summer as Maroon hits free agency? Remembering Patrick Maroon… I think Patrick Maroon is a massively underrated player. When he broke out for 27 goals with

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2018-06-15

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UFA Profile: A Patrick Maroon reunion?

To the surprise of everyone, the Oilers were sellers at last year’s trade deadline. Part of their sale at the deadline involved dealing Patrick Maroon to the New Jersey Devils for a third-round pick. It’s no secret that Maroon enjoyed his time in Edmonton and was a great fit with the team. Is it possible there could be a reunion this summer as Maroon hits free agency? Remembering Patrick Maroon… I think Patrick Maroon is a massively underrated player. When he broke out for 27 goals with

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2018-06-15

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31 Thoughts, The Podcast: What next for the Senators?

31 Thoughts, The Podcast: What next for the Senators?

In Episode 23, Jeff and Elliotte discuss the Erik Karlsson and Mike Hoffman saga, plus everything surrounding the Ottawa Senators, wrap up the Stanley Cup Final, Alex Ovechkin’s well-deserved celebration, and speak with NHL Draft guru Sam Cosentino to discuss the 2018 edition and the latest on who will end up where. 31 Thoughts: The Podcast A weekly deep dive into the biggest hockey news in the world with hosts Elliotte Friedman and Jeff Marek. New episodes

Source: SportsNet
Date: 2018-06-15

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Todd McLellan should have been fired and 9 other unpopular opinions about the Edmonton Oilers

Todd McLellan should have been fired and 9 other unpopular opinions about the Edmonton Oilers

Almost any fan who closely follows the Edmonton Oilers and talks about the team on Twitter, or even just with friends, will quickly realize that their personal view of the players and the team doesn’t not fully align with the views of other passionate fans. In fact, there are all kinds of areas of massive and fierce disagreement. I’m used to voicing my own opinion and defending it in public, but that doesn’t mean I’m not hesitant to say some things I believe to be true about the team. T

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2018-06-15

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Ask Me Anything: Trade Karlsson, trade Hoffman, or both?

Ask Me Anything: Trade Karlsson, trade Hoffman, or both?

How do you fix the Senators' mess? Who would be a fit for a Milan Lucic trade? And more. Sheesh, that crept up on us. The draft is just a week away? Whoa. That means a week of speculating not just on who picks whom, but who makes trades. Lots of material to sort through for the Ask Me Anything Mailbag as the rumor mill swirls – with winds reaching hurricane speeds in Ottawa.Donald Parrish (@DonaldParrishGA) asks…One of the teams rumored to be interested in Ryan O’Reilly is Montreal, a te

Source: The Hockey News
Date: 2018-06-15

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NHL Rumors: Marner, Lucic, Spezza, More

NHL Rumors: Marner, Lucic, Spezza, More

In today’s rumor rundown we take a look at developments on the Milan Lucic front, which front-runner for a buyout might not actually be bought out, the Maple Leafs are digging their heels in one of their stars and a potential team has pulled ahead in the Kovalchuk sweepstakes. Oilers Not Trading Lucic For Peanuts When word came out that the Edmonton Oilers were looking to trade Milan Lucic, it was immediately assumed that the team had seen his terrible 2017-18 season and said they had made a

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2018-06-15

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In-Depth on Drake Caggiula

Yesterday, it was announced that the Oilers had agreed to terms with forward Drake Caggiula on a two-year contract with an annual cap hit of $1.5 million (WE FINALLY GOT THE FULL DETAILS). The deal has been met with a little bit of hate, but it’s done now and all we can do is look forward. What can we expect from Caggiula over the next two years and what could he do to make this a bargain contract? Let’s start by going back and revisiting how he produced last season, his second year in the

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2018-06-15

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