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Olympics? Don’t Hold Your Breath

Olympics? Don’t Hold Your Breath

Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports If you had dreams of NHL players going to the 2018 Olympic Games in PyeongChang, Gary Bettman likely just tinkled in your Corn Flakes. Continue reading →

Winners from the first half and a last call for the mid-season NationDraft

Last week, I told you all about the playoff push NationDraft and today I’m turning the bar lights on to let you know that you’re running out of time if you want to ... Continue reading →

The Mid-Season NationDraft

With the second half of the NHL season well underway it’s time to start preparing yourself for another round of trash talking, rivalry chirping, and, of course, a little bit of fantasy hockey. As ... Continue reading →

Tyler Benson Signs his ELC

Tyler Benson Signs his ELC

Embed from Getty Images The Edmonton Oilers announced today that Tyler Benson has signed his entry level contract. Continue reading →

Tyler Pitlick Done for the Year

This morning, it was announced that Pitlick is done for the year with a torn ACL in his left knee. If Pitlick didn’t have bad luck he would have no luck at all. Continue reading →

Mark Fayne Placed on Waivers

The Edmonton Oilers tweeted out that defenseman Mark Fayne has been placed on waivers. Continue reading →

WCOH Game 1: North America vs Finland

My friends, the preliminary games are in the books and it’s finally time for Team North America to get to work, and for our Nation-wide coverage to begin. The nice part about cheering for ... Continue reading →

The Oilers Sign Milan Lucic

After years of hoping and wishing, the Edmonton Oilers have finally acquired Milan Lucic! It wasn’t cheap, though, as they signed the big left winger to a 7-year $42 million contract. Continue reading →

So Long Korpikoski

According to Bob McKenzie the Oilers have placed Lauri Korpikoski on waivers for the purpose of a buy out. Continue reading →

The Oilers Trade Taylor Hall to New Jersey

The Oilers Trade Taylor Hall to New Jersey

NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO! Wait… let me compose myself. NOOOOOOOOOOOOOO! *faints* The Oilers have reportedly traded Taylor Hall to New Jersey straight across for Adam Larsson. Continue reading →

The NationDrafts Midseason Winner

The NationDrafts Midseason Winner

My friends, today I am here to bestow the honour of greatness upon a group of fantasy hockey heroes. This group of fantasy warriors put their money where their mouthes are and stepped up by ... Continue reading →

Times have changed, man. Well… Kinda

Last week, resident shipper/receiver extraordinaire, Chris the Intern, was cruising Reddit (instead of doing his job) and found this list that talks about various changes the world has seen since the Oilers last made ... Continue reading →

A NationDrafts Champion is Born

To start off the year we decided to have another round of the always loveable NationDrafts!  Unfortunately, the pool ended without the fanfare that I feel that it deserved.  Things ended without our winners getting ... Continue reading →

IT’S NATION DRAFTS TIME AGAIN!!!

Can you believe it’s finally opening night (for the Oilers anyway… as if anyone else matters)?! After months of sitting around, and rehashing the same argument thousands of different ways, the NHL regular season ... Continue reading →

NATION PLAYOFF POOL UPDATE #7

We are, at most, 6 games away from the end of the season and that means the playoff pool is winding down to what looks to be an exciting finish.  Even though I know how much ... Continue reading →

NATION PLAYOFF POOL UPDATE #6

It’s Friday and don’t, for one second, pretend you’re working on anything. You may as well read this Playoff Pool update to see how badly I suck and how my dreams of ... Continue reading →

NATION PLAYOFF POOL UPDATE #5

It’s Friday again and I know how much you guys look forward to the weekly Nation Drafts update! As expected, I have absolutely nothing happening in my pool since the only player I have ... Continue reading →

NATION PLAYOFF POOL UPDATE #4

Another week is in the books and another star player is taking heat for not performing when it mattered most. Crosby had a tough second round, but so did a lot of the Penguins.  If ... Continue reading →

NATION PLAYOFF POOL UPDATE #3 & NEW NATION GEAR

The playoffs are well under way as is the Nation Drafts playoffs pool, and it seems as though there are new names on the leaderboard every week.  Either that’s a sign that we’re ... Continue reading →

Nation Playoff Pool Update #2

So one week goes by and your ol’ pal bm has dropped 100 spots in the playoff pool – magic genie I am not.  Last week, I was talking trash about the poor suckers below me in ... Continue reading →