Friday, April 28, 2017

Stepping On An Opponent's Throat

Despite finding a way to sneak past the Anaheim Ducks in their second round series opener, the Edmonton Oilers were not exactly clicking on all cylinders during their Game One 5-3 victory. While they started to show signs of life on the man advantage and defenceman Adam Larsson enjoyed what was arguably the finest all-around performance of his career, the team wearing white had exactly two players deliver what would be considered a typical showing over the course of the past seven months.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Ducks Are Playing A Dangerous Game

In the days leading up to last night’s second round curtain raiser between the Edmonton Oilers and Anaheim Ducks, much of the conversation revolved around the potential outcome of Connor McDavid being shadowed by Ryan Kesler. An interesting talking point to be sure but one many seemed to forget did not necessarily favour Randy Carlye’s side. Not surprisingly, the team wearing white ended up taking full advantage of the situation in earning a crucial 5-3 victory.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Talking Oilers Playoffs and McDavid Book With Stellick and Simmer In the Morning

This morning's segment on SiriusXM NHL Radio's "Stellick & Simmer in the Morning" ...Oilers Playoffs and Connor McDavid Book talk.