Oilers sign Mantha

Zach Laing
March 01 2017 01:48PM

The Oilers have signed right-shot D Ryan Mantha to a three-year entry level contract. More to come.

Read Article | 19 Comments

Oilers trade Beck for Fontaine

Zach Laing
March 01 2017 12:02PM

The Edmonton Oilers have traded Taylor Beck for Justin Fontaine.

Read Article | 41 Comments

The time that Shattenkirk was almost an Oiler

Zach Laing
February 24 2017 08:00AM

Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

(Photo Credit: Jasen Vinlove - USA TODAY Sports)

According to St. Louis Post-Dispatch writer Jeremy Rutherford, the Oilers and Blues had a trade in place to trade Taylor Hall for Kevin Shattenkirk last June. 

Read Article | 112 Comments

‪The Nation Notebook: NHL/Flames meet to talk officiating, Is there a market for Lazar? and what it's like to be a GM on deadline day. ‬

Zach Laing
February 24 2017 07:00AM

Mandatory Credit: Jean-Yves Ahern-USA TODAY Sports

(Photo Credit: Jean-Yves Ahern - USA TODAY Sports)

In today's Nation Notebook, we look at the latest news around the league.

Read Article | 44 Comments

The Nation Notebook: Therrien and Julien in a coaching carousel, Chiarelli on the deadline, Vermette's slash and some rumours

Zach Laing
February 15 2017 07:00AM


The Nation Network Notebook is a regular feature that rounds up interesting news, stories, and rumours from around the NHL that don't quite deserve their own article. 

In a shocking series of events, the Montreal Canadiens fired Michel Therrien yesterday afternoon and replaced him with the Habs archrival Boston Bruins' former head coach in Claude Julien. The same afternoon, Peter Chiarelli said his Oilers weren't going to be in the buyers market and later that night Antoine Vermette took a swing at a referee.

Read Article | 32 Comments