Hope everyone had a great holidays. I’m actually still on mine, but the links must go on, and also my holidays are self-imposed so if you really want to get technical about it, I’m not on holidays.
All of which is to say, we’ve got a full weekend’s worth of links for you to slowly digest with perhaps an ale, a stinky cheese and a few sheets of prosciutto, so I’m going to lean into those and get my dinner rolls back to bed.
Czechs beat Russia after getting ‘stomped’ (Copper and Blue)
Dylan Holloway out with upper-body injury (Copper and Blue)
Holloway Watch: Canada Crushes Germany (Copper and Blue)
Philip Broberg Watch: Sweden Stomp Czechs (Copper and Blue)
Oilers Sign Defenceman Slater Koekkoek To One Year Deal (Copper and Blue)
The timing of this article was phenomenal. It released at 8:00 on Boxing Day. Ryan Rishaug’s tweet confirming the Koekkoek signing was sent at 9:15.
Year In Review: Colby Cave Died Far Too Young (Sun)
Monday Mailbag – New Year’s Resolution For The Edmonton Oilers (ON)
Mark Letestu Retires After 11 NHL Seasons (Score)
Coo Coo C’joob (Lowetide)
Oilers Sign Slater Koekkoek To One-Year Deal (Oilers Rig)
Broberg And Holloway (Lowetide)
Merry Christmas! (ON)
Merry Christmas! (Lowetide)
NHL Trade Tree: How Gretzky Trade Is Still Evolving Today (SN)
Letters To Santa: Oilers Edition (ON)
Jeff And Elliotte Throw A Holiday Party For Your Ears (SN)
Edmonton Oilers 2020-21 NHL Season Preview (Athletic)
Lowetide: Oilers’ Signing Of Slater Koekkoek Could Be About More Than Depth (Athletic)