Hope everyone had a great weekend and that everybody eligible gets their butt in front of a vaccine this week.
The Edmonton Oilers will welcome the Montreal Canadiens to Rogers Place tonight for the first of two in three nights, looking to squeeze a few points from a team that has mostly dominated them so far this season. Stay tuned for our typical GAMEDAY coverage.
Also, since its Monday, wheel it back around for lunchtime as the newest episode of the Copper and Blue Podcast is set to drop.
A story from yesterday afternoon (hey, it was Sunday, those episodes aren’t going to binge themselves):
#Oilers roster moves— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) April 18, 2021
Ryan McLeod has been recalled to the taxi squad from the @Condors!
The 21-year-old forward has tallied 14 goals, 14 assists & is +23 in 28 games with Bakersfield this season. #LetsGoOilers pic.twitter.com/sx8SrrdoiW
Tyler Benson, who also should have been recalled by now (along with Cooper Marody, probably), had this to say in support of his teammate:
Let’s go indeed.
Copper and Blue Podcast: Trade Deadline Special
Join our hosts this week as they really earn the explicit tag breaking down Ken Holland’s pathetic trade deadline. They breakdown the fine-in-a-vacuum-but-we-don’t-live-in-a-vacuum Dmitry Kulikov deal, and speculate about the coming offseason.
GAME RECAP: Oilers 3, Jets 0. (Copper and Blue)
Edmonton Oilers Sign F Dylan Holloway (Copper and Blue)
Hot Links: Friday, April 16 (Copper and Blue)
GAME NIGHT: Montreal Canadiens Return For A Pair Against Oilers (ES).
Edmonton Oil Kings Continue To Roll In Abbreviated WHL Season (ES)
Jesse Puljujarvi Solidifies Spot On Edmonton Oilers’ Top Line (ES)
There’s a reason Blu-Ray took over. DVDs suck.
Oilers Pick Up “Massive Win” In Winnipeg Over Jets (TOR)
Women Of Oilersnation: Shaan Chahal (ON)
One Great City (LT)
Jets Searching For Solutions After Fourth-Straight Loss To Oilers (SN)
Player Grades: Team Effort Rules The Day As Edmonton Oilers Shut Down Winnipeg Jets 3-0 (EJ)
Oilers’ Growth An Extension Of McDavid, Draisaitl’s Own On-Ice Transformation (SN)
Oilers Defenseman Slater Koekkoek Closing In On Return (TOR)
Edmonton Oilers Need More From Zack Kassian. A Whole Lot More. (EJ)
Oilers Taking Cautious Approach With Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (TOR)
Lowetide: Why Oilers Fans Shouldn’t Worry About Philip Broberg’s SHL Season (TA)
Lowetide: Let’s Make A Final Call On The Oilers’ 2016 Draft Class (TA)
Re-Sign Ryan Nugent-Hopkins? Free-Agency Targets? What To Do With Evan Bouchard? Oilers Mailbag (TA)