Tag Archives: edmonton oilers
- Edmonton Oilers first Canadian NHL team with ‘cheer squad’
December 15, 2010
While cheerleaders are something one ordinarily associates with football, there are a great many National Hockey League franchises south of the 49th parallel who employ the skills/talents/bums/boobs of young, attractive women to raise the, um, spirits of frozen hockey fans. Now Canada, hockey’s spiritual homeland, has gotten into the act....
- Edmonton Oilers owner says threat to move team ‘not a threat’
July 23, 2010
When is a threat not a threat? When Edmonton Oilers owner Daryl Katz utters it, that’s when. Katz has told Edmonton city councillors that he doesn’t think much of their pithy $200M plan to renovate the Oilers’ existing hockey arena, and that unless the city builds him a new barn...
- Oilers go for size with Taylor Hall
June 29, 2010
No doubt the Edmonton Oilers just got a shitload better with their first pick in the NHL Draft of Taylor Hall, though given their piss poor past seasons, that isn’t saying much. But Hall is a proven winner, a clutch goal scorer and already a fan favorite. The obvious trend...
MLB commish eyes joining Las Vegas expansion party
April 21, 2017
46% of Americans fear Vegas influence on pro sports teams
April 13, 2017