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Sean Maloughney's Archive

Does Jack Campbell stabilize the Oilers in net?

August 1, 2022 - 1:46 PM ET

It's been a very simple yet effective offseason for the Oilers thus far. While there is little in new players added to the roster, bringing back Brett Kulak and Evander Kane instead of a different, likely less preferred options in free agency cannot be discounted. The biggest "new" addition to t...

Oilers Sign Kailer Yamamoto

August 3, 2022 - 10:15 PM ET

The Edmonton Oilers and Kailer Yamamoto have avoided arbitration and have come to an agreement on a two year deal worth 3.1 million per season. Yamamoto was set to have his arbitration date on August 7th. The feisty right winger had a career year with 20 goals and 41 points in 81 games, averagin...

Is The RNH Contract An Issue For The Oilers?

August 8, 2022 - 3:49 PM ET

I love The Nuge. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, drafted first overall back in 2011, never became the elite Datsyuk-esque top line centre that he was originally compared to, yet he still has been one of the most reliable Oilers over his tenure. He is the only surviving player from the Decade of Darkness when p...

Ben Stelter Passes Away

August 10, 2022 - 4:40 PM ET

Absolutely devastating news today for Oil Country as Mike Stelter, father of Ben announced today on Twitter that their six year old had succumbed to brain cancer. The world lost the most special boy and an absolute hero last night. Ben, you were the best son we could ever hope for and you were my...

Thoughts On Kessel, Gagner, and Subban

August 16, 2022 - 7:42 PM ET

Over the past couple of weeks there have been a few names that have been tied to the Edmonton Oilers as potential depth signings for the roster. Today let's break down three of the most talked about names, whether or not they make sense, and what they could bring to this roster. PHIL KESSEL Ph...