Edmonton Oilers

4th Pacific | 0-0
  • Goals For
    199 GF
  • Goals Against
    242 GA
  • Power Play %
    18.1 PP%
  • Penalty Kill %
    81.1 PK%
  • Penalty Mins
    794 PIM
  • When it comes to hockey, Team USA learns that heart can be fickle
    ABC News4 hours ago

    When it comes to hockey, Team USA learns that heart can be fickle

    TORONTO -- Ralph Krueger, the head coach of plucky, piecemeal Team Europe, shines like a light. His coaching tenure with the Edmonton Oilers ended early and badly; now he's the chairman of Southampton, the Premier League football club. Not many men can switch sports at the highest levels. Krueger managed it because when he enters a room, his heart is as open as the door he walked through. On Thursday at the World Cup of Hockey, he was asked about how much the human heart tells in our games, hockey most of all. "I don't think there's a game more honest than ice hockey," he said. "There's no hiding here. ... If you're not connected, it doesn't matter how much skill you have, you're going to be

  • The Hockey Writers

    The Optics of a Jacob Trouba Trade to Edmonton Oilers

    As The Hockey Writers reported, Jacob Trouba has requested a trade from the Winnipeg Jets.  It won’t take long for a list of teams to start inquiring about the asking price for the right-handed defenseman, and the Edmonton Oilers — who are now intimately familiar with Trouba and his play at the World Cup of Hockey — should be one of those teams. Of course, there is no guarantee that the Jets concede to Trouba’s trade request, but should the defenseman become available, there are two distinct points of view when considering whether or not to make a play for the young right-handed blueliner. First Point of View: Trouba Has Value Trouba is a proven NHL defenseman ready to play heavy minutes in all