Oklahoma City Barons Season Primer Forward Lines 2012

Anne-Marie Sorvin-US PRESSWIRE

The Oklahoma City Barons, farm club of the Edmonton Oilers, start their AHL season on Friday night against the Lake Erie Monsters. Listed below are the line combination they are expected to use to start the season and what to […]

Edmonton Oilers Top 20 Prospects 2012: 1 – 5

Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE

  Edmonton Oilers prospects number 1 – 5 are a gifted bunch and should become mainstays on the Oilers’ big club in the near future, whether it be in starring roles or as above average role players 1. Nail Yakupov […]

Edmonton Oilers Top 20 Prospects 2012: #6 – 10

Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE

We continue on with the Edmonton Oilers Top 20 Prospects for 2012 as we roll through numbers 6 through 10. 6. Martin Gernat D – 5th rounder from 2011 turned out to be a hidden gem. 6’5″ defender with mobility […]

Edmonton Oilers Top 20 Prospects 2012: #11 – 15

Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE

We continue on with the Edmonton Oilers Top 20 Prospects. Here, we will have a look at prospects #11 – 15. 11. Tyler Bunz G – Tyler Bunz had a stellar WHL career with Medicine Hat Tigers and this year […]

Edmonton Oilers Top 20 Prospects 2012: #16 – 20

Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE

Here is my rundown of the top 20 prospects for 2012 done in four parts. I do a list based on a blend of importance and value to the Edmonton Oilers. My cutoff for qualifying as a prospect is playing […]

Taylor Hall Headed To Oklahoma City?

Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE

Taylor Hall is expected to be cleared to be sent down to the Oklahoma City Barons once his injured shoulder is cleared to play. Earlier in the month it was said that Hall may not be able to head to […]

Potential Line Combinations For The Oklahoma City Barons 2012

Anne-Marie Sorvin-US PRESSWIRE

The Oklahoma City Barons will be a big beneficiary of the NHL lockout. They will be the recipient of some Grade A talent from the Edmonton Oilers that should make them a very exciting and well rounded team at the […]

Where Should Nail Yakupov Play?

Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE

Earlier in the week Nail Yakupov was declared ineligible by the IIHF to play for Nizhnekamsk Neftekhimik of the KHL, but as of late last night, he has been cleared to head back to his home club in the KHL, […]

Rant Sports NHL 30 In 30: Previewing The Edmonton Oilers

Steve Mitchell-US PRESSWIRE

As the lockout war rages on, onward we go, continuing to profile teams around the NHL. Today we will profile the Edmonton Oilers. 2011-2012 Recap The 2011-2012 season was largely another season to forget. Oilers had a promising October that […]

An Open Letter To Daryl Katz

Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE

The arena debate and the NHL lockout are two subjects making Edmontonians very nervous these days. The NHL lockout is an open ended problem that seemingly could go on for a good, long time. The arena debate, on the other hand, […]

Oilers In Seattle?

Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE

Edmonton Oilers officials were in Seattle today to check on plans for the newly proposed arena and catch the Monday Night Football Game between the Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers. As talks with with Oilers group and City of Edmonton officials have […]

Edmonton Oilers Management 2012

Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE

Edmonton Oilers management has been much maligned ever since the conception of a full fledged rebuild has been instilled. It’s been met with mixed reviews from Oilers’ fans abroad. On one hand, everyone is thrilled with having Taylor Hall, Ryan […]