Good morning everyone. We all had another bad weekend so let’s get at it.
I’m sure you’ve seen the news about Ryan Strome, if not:
Kypreos said on Headlines that EDM are upset with the Eberle/Strome trade already and are already considering moving on from Strome. Man...— Jeff Veillette (@JeffVeillette) October 29, 2017
I have a ton of thoughts on the matter, my twitter activity yesterday touches on them a bit. The short version is that our pro-scouting is awful. I’ll go into a lot more detail on that tomorrow.
Lowetide gives us a nice update on our prospects. I’m loving the fact that Tyler Benson is playing again. It’s also noteworthy that our amateur scouting is fantastic. (Oilers Nation)
Sammi tells us how Jussi Jokinen has been so far. Personally I think he’s been pretty good making smart plays. (Oil on Whyte)
Griffin Reinhart was placed on waivers yesterday and it’s possible that the Oilers will put in a claim. The Edmonton Journal tells us more about that. (Edmonton Journal)
That’s all for today, no games until Wednesday. Enjoy.