4-9-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded Darnell Nurse, Mark Fayne and Kailer Yamamoto to Detroit Red Wings for Henrik Zetterberg, Nick Jensen and David Booth

4-9-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded Ethan Bear to Vancouver Canucks for Jussi Jokinen

4-9-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded Jesse Puljujärvi and EDM's round 2 pick in 2018 to Calgary Flames for Mark Giordano and Oliver Kylington

A native of Canada, Mark Giordano, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 673 NHL games during his career, notching 99 goals and adding 241 assists along with 579 penalty minutes. The 33 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.

A native of Sweden, Oliver Kylington was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 2nd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 1 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 20 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.

A native of Sweden, Jesse Puljujärvi was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 28 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 7 assists along with 10 penalty minutes. The 19 year old right wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


4-9-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded Connor McDavid, Drake Caggiula and EDM's round 4 pick in 2019 to Montreal Canadiens for Logan Shaw, Max Pacioretty and Alex Galchenyuk

A native of Canada, Logan Shaw was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 108 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 9 assists along with 23 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.

A native of USA, Max Pacioretty was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 562 NHL games during his career, notching 209 goals and adding 202 assists along with 309 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.

A native of USA, Alex Galchenyuk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 336 NHL games during his career, notching 89 goals and adding 115 assists along with 129 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.

A native of Canada, Connor McDavid was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 127 NHL games during his career, notching 46 goals and adding 102 assists along with 44 penalty minutes. The 20 year old center is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.

A native of Canada, Drake Caggiula, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 60 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 11 assists along with 16 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


3-9-2017 Drake Caggiula frustrated
Edmonton Oilers center Drake Caggiula feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Drake Caggiula, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 60 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 11 assists along with 16 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.


3-9-2017 Al Montoya frustrated
Edmonton Oilers goaltender Al Montoya feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Al Montoya was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 1st round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 156 NHL games during his career, booking 7 career shutouts and allowing 368 goals. The 32 year old goaltender is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


2-9-2017 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



31-8-2017 Mitchell Callahan frustrated
Edmonton Oilers right wing Mitchell Callahan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mitchell Callahan was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 6th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 5 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


30-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded EDM's round 1 pick in 2018 to Washington Capitals for Nathan Walker and WSH's round 1 pick in 2018

30-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded WSH's round 1 pick in 2018 to Washington Capitals for EDM's round 1 pick in 2018

30-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded Nathan Walker and EDM's round 1 pick in 2018 to Washington Capitals for WSH's round 1 pick in 2018

30-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded WSH's round 1 pick in 2018 to Washington Capitals for EDM's round 1 pick in 2018

30-8-2017 Ryan Nugent-Hopkins frustrated
Edmonton Oilers center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 395 NHL games during his career, notching 95 goals and adding 170 assists along with 122 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


30-8-2017 Zack Kassian frustrated
Edmonton Oilers right wing Zack Kassian feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Zack Kassian was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 313 NHL games during his career, notching 45 goals and adding 53 assists along with 522 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


29-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded Jussi Jokinen to Los Angeles Kings for Mike Cammalleri

A native of Canada, Mike Cammalleri was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 2nd round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 840 NHL games during his career, notching 287 goals and adding 326 assists along with 407 penalty minutes. The 35 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.

A native of Finland, Jussi Jokinen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 6th round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 891 NHL games during his career, notching 186 goals and adding 360 assists along with 365 penalty minutes. The 34 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


29-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded Gregory Chase and EDM's round 1 pick in 2018 to Florida Panthers for FLA's round 1 pick in 2018

29-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded FLA's round 1 pick in 2018 to Florida Panthers for EDM's round 1 pick in 2018

29-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded EDM's round 1 pick in 2018 to Montreal Canadiens for Al Montoya and MTL's round 1 pick in 2018

A native of USA, Al Montoya was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 1st round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 156 NHL games during his career, booking 7 career shutouts and allowing 368 goals. The 32 year old goaltender is expecting a good season for the team.


29-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded MTL's round 1 pick in 2018 to Montreal Canadiens for EDM's round 1 pick in 2018

29-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded Edward Pasquale and EDM's round 1 pick in 2018 to Tampa Bay Lightning for TB's round 1 pick in 2018

29-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded TB's round 1 pick in 2018 to Tampa Bay Lightning for EDM's round 1 pick in 2018

29-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded Mark Letestu to Nashville Predators for Pontus Aberg

A native of Sweden, Pontus Aberg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 15 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 1 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.

A native of Canada, Mark Letestu, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 478 NHL games during his career, notching 84 goals and adding 103 assists along with 80 penalty minutes. The 32 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


29-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded Patrick Maroon to New Jersey Devils for Joey Dudek

29-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded EDM's round 1 pick in 2018 to Philadelphia Flyers for Cooper Marody and PHI's round 1 pick in 2018

29-8-2017 Edmonton Oilers trade
Edmonton Oilers traded PHI's round 1 pick in 2018 to Philadelphia Flyers for EDM's round 1 pick in 2018

29-8-2017 Jujhar Khaira uncertain about future
Jujhar Khaira wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

29-8-2017 Anton Slepyshev frustrated
Edmonton Oilers left wing Anton Slepyshev feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Anton Slepyshev was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 3rd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 52 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 7 assists along with 6 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing is waiting for a good start this season.


29-8-2017 Braden Christoffer uncertain about future
Braden Christoffer wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

29-8-2017 Shane Starrett uncertain about future
Shane Starrett wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

29-6-2017 Ryan Strome frustrated
Edmonton Oilers center Ryan Strome feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Strome was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 258 NHL games during his career, notching 45 goals and adding 81 assists along with 123 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center is getting ready for the upcoming season.


30-6-2017 Training camp preview
Edmonton Oilers will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Edmonton Oilers and Hamilton Bulldogs:
- Connor McDavid C
- Leon Draisaitl C
- Cam Talbot G
- Oscar Klefbom D
- Milan Lucic L
- Andrej Sekera D
- Adam Larsson D
- Jussi Jokinen L
- Ryan Nugent-Hopkins C
- Mark Letestu C
- Patrick Maroon L
- Ryan Strome C
- Kris Russell D
- Laurent Brossoit G
- Jujhar Khaira L
- Iiro Pakarinen R
- Matthew Benning D
- Drake Caggiula C
- Zack Kassian R
- Yohann Auvitu D
- Jesse Puljujärvi R
- Darnell Nurse D
- Brad Malone L
- Mark Fayne D
- Anton Slepyshev L
- Edward Pasquale G
- Ryan Stanton D
- Dillon Simpson D
- Eric Gryba D
- Mitchell Callahan R
- Ty Rattie R
- Joey Laleggia D
- Brian Ferlin R
- Ziyat Paigin D
- Keegan Lowe D
- Grayson Downing C
- Nick Ellis G
- Ben Betker D
- Dmitri Samorukov D
- Patrick Russell R
- Braden Christoffer L
- Joseph Gambardella C
- William Lagesson D
- Gregory Chase C
- Shane Starrett G
- Ryan Mantha D
- Kailer Yamamoto R
- Ethan Bear D
- Kyle Platzer R
- Caleb Jones D
- Dylan Wells G
- Tyler Benson L

Players reporting out of shape:
- Patrick Maroon L
- Yohann Auvitu D
- Anton Slepyshev L
- Dillon Simpson D
- Joey Laleggia D
- Brian Ferlin R
- Kyle Platzer R

Players reporting in good shape:
- Oscar Klefbom D
- Mark Letestu C
- Kris Russell D
- Laurent Brossoit G
- Zack Kassian R
- Jesse Puljujärvi R
- Brad Malone L
- Mitchell Callahan R
- Keegan Lowe D
- Ryan Mantha D


27-6-2017 Mark Fayne frustrated
Edmonton Oilers defenseman Mark Fayne feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mark Fayne was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 5th round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 389 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 48 assists along with 131 penalty minutes. The 30 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


27-6-2017 Mitchell Callahan frustrated
Edmonton Oilers right wing Mitchell Callahan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mitchell Callahan was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 6th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 5 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


26-6-2017 Laurent Brossoit frustrated
Edmonton Oilers goaltender Laurent Brossoit feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Laurent Brossoit was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 6th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 14 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 31 goals. The 24 year old goaltender is looking forward for the start of the season.


26-6-2017 Ty Rattie frustrated
Edmonton Oilers right wing Ty Rattie feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ty Rattie was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 35 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 6 assists along with 6 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


25-6-2017 Jesse Puljujärvi returns
Edmonton Oilers were delighted to hear that Jesse Puljujärvi has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 Dmitri Samorukov returns
Edmonton Oilers were delighted to hear that Dmitri Samorukov has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 William Lagesson returns
Edmonton Oilers were delighted to hear that William Lagesson has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 Kailer Yamamoto returns
Edmonton Oilers were delighted to hear that Kailer Yamamoto has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 Dylan Wells returns
Edmonton Oilers were delighted to hear that Dylan Wells has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 Tyler Benson returns
Edmonton Oilers were delighted to hear that Tyler Benson has returned to the team.

24-6-2017 Kris Russell frustrated
Edmonton Oilers defenseman Kris Russell feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Kris Russell was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 641 NHL games during his career, notching 39 goals and adding 151 assists along with 210 penalty minutes. The 30 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


23-6-2017 Ty Rattie frustrated
Edmonton Oilers right wing Ty Rattie feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ty Rattie was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 35 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 6 assists along with 6 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


24-6-2017 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2017 Craig MacTavish praises Jesperi Kotkaniemi
Edmonton Oilers head coach Craig MacTavish has praised young center Jesperi Kotkaniemi in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



23-6-2017 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:


23-6-2017 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


21-6-2017 Cam Talbot uncertain about future
Cam Talbot wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Oscar Klefbom uncertain about future
Oscar Klefbom wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Milan Lucic uncertain about future
Milan Lucic wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Andrej Sekera uncertain about future
Andrej Sekera wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Adam Larsson uncertain about future
Adam Larsson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Jussi Jokinen uncertain about future
Jussi Jokinen wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Ryan Nugent-Hopkins uncertain about future
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Mark Letestu uncertain about future
Mark Letestu wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Patrick Maroon uncertain about future
Patrick Maroon wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Ryan Strome uncertain about future
Ryan Strome wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Kris Russell uncertain about future
Kris Russell wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Laurent Brossoit uncertain about future
Laurent Brossoit wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Iiro Pakarinen uncertain about future
Iiro Pakarinen wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Matthew Benning uncertain about future
Matthew Benning wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Drake Caggiula uncertain about future
Drake Caggiula wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Zack Kassian uncertain about future
Zack Kassian wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Yohann Auvitu uncertain about future
Yohann Auvitu wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Brad Malone uncertain about future
Brad Malone wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Mark Fayne uncertain about future
Mark Fayne wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Anton Slepyshev uncertain about future
Anton Slepyshev wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Edward Pasquale uncertain about future
Edward Pasquale wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Roman Horak uncertain about future
Roman Horak wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Ryan Stanton uncertain about future
Ryan Stanton wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Dillon Simpson uncertain about future
Dillon Simpson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Eric Gryba uncertain about future
Eric Gryba wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Mitchell Callahan uncertain about future
Mitchell Callahan wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Ty Rattie uncertain about future
Ty Rattie wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Joey Laleggia uncertain about future
Joey Laleggia wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Brian Ferlin uncertain about future
Brian Ferlin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Keegan Lowe uncertain about future
Keegan Lowe wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Grayson Downing uncertain about future
Grayson Downing wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Nick Ellis uncertain about future
Nick Ellis wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Patrick Russell uncertain about future
Patrick Russell wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Joseph Gambardella uncertain about future
Joseph Gambardella wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

Eastside Hockey Manager