We’re getting back into the swing of things this week with the NHL taking another step toward resumption. Teams were allowed to open their facilities yesterday for small group work, and Edmonton was no exception.
Matt Benning, Kris Russell, and Tyler Benson were among the Oilers on Rogers Place ice yesterday for the first time since early March.
Training camps are tentatively scheduled (like everything in the future right now) to open in full by mid-July.
Oilers Captain Connor McDavid headlines the PHWA’s list of Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy nominees. It’s no surprise, given McDavid’s brilliance this season after suffering a horrific knee injury on the last game of last season.
The inimitable content machine Lowetide took a look down the line at every single Oilers prospect — yes, every single one — and tried to project “What’s Next?” for each of them.
SB Nation Reacts: Most Fans Are Ready For The NHL To Return (Copper and Blue)
Hot Links: Monday, June 8 (Copper and Blue)
The NHL Is Hoping For Training Camps To Start In Mid-July (Oilersnation)
Go Back Jack, Do It Again (Lowetide)
Professional Hockey Writers’ Association Announces 2020 Masterton Nominees (Sportsnet)
Edmonton Oilers Take Initial Skate At Rogers Place In NHL’s Return To Play (Sun)
Oilers Open Rogers Place For Small Group Training (Oilersnation)
Oilers Open Rogers Place For Small-Group Training As Phase 2 Of NHL Return Begins (CBC)
Lowetide: Every Prospect In The Oilers System And What’s Next For Each Player (Lowetide)