Checking in on the Pacific division and the ongoing underlying issues of the Edmonton Oilers.
Following up on the comments Jay Woodcroft made regarding the Oiler's success on the road this season.
Couple thoughts on the Oilers play at even-strength (5v5) and their lack of aggression when protecting leads this season.
Reviewing the Pacific division, the Oilers goaltending, special teams and the deployment of McDavid and Draisaitl.
I joined Rod Kurtz on CBC Radio Active to discuss some of the Oilers off-season activities ahead of training camp opening this week. Topics we covered: the disappointment with the Virtanen PTO, Holloway's performance at the Young Stars tournament and what to watch for at training camp.
Joined by @OilinGoal on the show to talk about the Edmonton Oilers goaltending situation heading into the 2022/23 season. We covered the signing of Jack Campbell, his style of play and the risks the Oilers are taking with this contract. We discussed the development of Stuart Skinner, and the potential prospects in the system. We also covered the different goaltending metrics available, how they’ve evolved over the years and the various methods of goaltending analysis. . You can check out OilinGoal’s website here: https://oilingoal.substack.com
It’s no secret that things are getting a little easier for the Oilers general manager in the wake of Edmonton’s push to the Western Conference final
The Edmonton Oilers and Zack Kassian’s relationship came to an on June 7 when the team traded him to the Arizona Coyotes. The Oilers needed to clear cap space and Kassian, who mostly underperformed the last couple of seasons, was one of the most likely candidates to be moved to free up an additional $3.2 million in average annual value (AAV). World Juniors Live Free
The Oilers are still waiting on answers from veterans Mike Smith and Duncan Keith as free agency approaches. So, don’t miss a single moment of the NFR LIVE action. Don’t worry, If you can’t attend in Las Vegas NFR, we’ll discuss here how to watch NFR 2022 live streaming online real-time TV coverage.