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We are an Edmonton Oilers podcast from Calgary, Alberta! Talking NHL hockey and celebrating the fan experience! Twitter: @oilersyyc E-mail: hey@oilersyyc.ca

We are an Edmonton Oilers podcast from Calgary, Alberta! Talking NHL hockey and celebrating the fan experience! Twitter: @oilersyyc E-mail: hey@oilersyyc.ca


Calgary , Alberta


We are an Edmonton Oilers podcast from Calgary, Alberta! Talking NHL hockey and celebrating the fan experience! Twitter: @oilersyyc E-mail: hey@oilersyyc.ca








S4 Episode 14 - Playoffs Preview!

RECORDED MAY 11, 2021 Breathe, Oilers fans! Things are falling into the place for the Oilers, so now is the perfect time for our crew to FINALLY look ahead to the playoffs. Dave and Andrew discuss all the right things that are going on for the Oilers, as well as the situation with the Habs, Jets, and Leafs leading up to their respective cup runs.


S4 Episode 13 - 2 Out of 3 Ain't Bad

RECORDED APRIL 24, 2021 Since our last podcast episode on April 15, the Oilers have won 3-0 against the Jets, 4-1 against Montreal, and lost 4-3 to Montreal. We do a quick review of these games, plus: - Bill C-218 and the NHL's refereeing situation - Flames' playoff outlook? - North Division's top 3 race - 97's road to 100 points - Mike Smith injury reaction - Big Graham Mosimann news


S4 Episode 12 -Dmitry Kulikov and the week that wasn't

RECORDED APRIL 15, 2021 - Dave, Andrew, and Pete discuss the Oilers latest pickup in defenseman Dmitry Kulikov, as well as other deals made leading up to the Trade Deadline. Plus, discussing the week that wasn't in Oil Country due to the Canucks' COVID woes.


S4 Episode 11 - Surprise BOA & Trade Deadline Looms

The crew looks ahead to this Saturday's surprise Battle of Alberta matchup, plus Graham, Dave, Andrew, and Pete give their hot takes as the trade deadline approaches.


S4 Episode 10 - EDM-MTL Post-Mortem

- EDM-MTL March 30 post-mortem - Koskinen and the Oilers' goaltending situation - Dave Tippett's roster decisions - The upcoming 'meaningless' games? - Trashing the Flames - Other trade talk


S4 Episode 9 - 2021 B.O.A. Round 5 (or 31 Mentions of Darryl Sutter on Sportsnet)

We review the Oilers' loss against Calgary on March 15 at the Saddledome. Also: - Officiating is a joke - Sutter hockey - Oilers are sleepy - Do the Oil need to make a trade? - Stalock talk


S4 Episode 8 - Losing to the Leafs

Recorded March 5, 2021 - Graham, Dave, and Andrew review any lessons learned from the terrible 3-game series between the Oilers and the Toronto Maple Leafs. Also, Daryl Sutter is back with the Flames! Plus, looking ahead to the Oilers/Flames game on Saturday. And, remembering Canada's hockey dad, Walter Gretzky.


S4 Episode 7 - Speaking of Nurse's outstanding defensive play...

Graham, Andrew, Pete, and Dave look back at the Oilers' wins vs the Calgary Flames on Feb 19 & 20, and also tackle the following topics: - Battle of Alberta positives - Fixing the Flames - Can you even make trades? (Willy Nylander) - Look ahead to next few Oilers games (VANx2 & TOR) - Poor refereeing in the NHL


S4 Episode 6 - EDM-MTL Feb 11 Debrief

Graham and Pete review the Oilers' 3-0 win against the Montreal Canadiens on February 11, as well as what's going right with our goaltending situation, our depth scoring, and more.


S4 Episode 5 - We're at .500!

Graham, Andrew, and Pete look back at the Oilers' recent matchups against the Jets, Leafs, and Senators, and look ahead to the first Battle of Alberta of the season. Topics this week: - How much do you take away from the Ottawa series? - Is Jesse gonna get pulled for Saturday after scoring 2 goals? - Is Bouchard the real deal? - Is the NHL gonna be Canadian only with how many teams are Covid shut down?


S4 Episode 4 - Panic Subsiding?

Recorded January 25, 2021 Graham, Andrew, and Pete discuss whether the panic fans are feeling with the Oilers is subsiding, the improvement we've seen with Puljujarvi so far, and looking ahead to the 2nd game in the double header vs. the Jets on January 26.


S4 Episode 3 - 3 down, 53 to go

Jack, Dave, Andrew, Graham, and Pete are back at it, analyzing the first 3 games of the season for the Oilers. Topics include: - Review of the first 2 games against Vancouver, and their 3rd game against Montreal on January 16 - Does the incredible game against Vancouver offset the terrible first and second games? - Who of the new players is showing the best (Barrie, Koekkoek, Turris, Poolparty) - is Aaron Dell "The Answer" - Weakest returning team players


S4 Episode 2 - 2021 NHL Season Preview

Sean Holmes-Smith (a Canucks fan) and Devin Holmes-Smith (a Leafs & Flames fan) from The Hockey Podcast join the OilersYYC crew this week! We look back at this year's World Juniors, remembering former Oilers head coach John Muckler, and looking ahead to the start of the 2021 NHL season! SHOW RUNDOWN: 0:00 - Introductions 3:24 - World Juniors Debrief 28:14 - Remembering John Muckler 39:36 - The 2021 NHL season begins 46:53 - Flames talk 58:34 - Canucks talk 1:09:34 - Jets talk 1:18:51 - Leafs...


Season 4 Episode 1 - The Taxi Squad Episode

One last episode to end off this terrible year that is 2020, and the first episode of Season 4 as we look ahead to the 2021 NHL season and Oilers training camp. Topics include: - The Oilers have depth? - Slater Koekkoek/Ethan Bear signings - Devin Shore's PTO - Taxi Squad make-up - Lookaround the NHL, including PTOs for Chara, Toews, and Hoffman


2020 Offseason - Episode 2 - What season are we on again?

Graham, Dave, Andrew, Jack, and Pete are together again in a socially distant manner (OK, it's Skype) to sling out their hot takes on the latest developments in Oil Country and the NHL. IN THIS EPISODE: - NHL Return to Play: February? - Burnt trust between players and league - Jesse Pullujarvi cold streak - The ugly new jerseys throughout the league And more!


2020 Offseason - Episode 1 - Post Bubble/Pre-Draft

The gang is back at the Pig and Duke for the first time since late 2019! We discuss the latest happenings with the Edmonton Oilers and the NHL since the end of the bubble playoffs.


S3 Episode 19 - Season 3 Finale

Pete, Dave, and Andrew give their final thoughts as we wrap up Season 3 of the podcast.


Playoffs 2020 Edition: Ep 4 - @OilersNerdAlert

A roller coaster of emotions for Oilers fans as the team takes a glorious victory in Game 2, and a painful gut-punch of a loss in game 3 against Chicago in the Stanley Cup Qualifiers. Ganesh a.k.a. @OilersNerdAlert on Twitter join Andrew, Pete, and Dave as we look back at the two games, and discuss whether the Oilers can get back from the brink of elimination. Plus, a few thoughts on Sportsnet's on-air production, and the eye-popping 50/50 game night raffles.


Playoffs 2020 Edition: Episode 3 - Reid Wilkins

Reid Wilkins from the Oilers Radio Network and 630 CHED in Edmonton joins Pete to discuss the stinker that was Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Qualifying Round against the Chicago Blackhawks. We also look back on a couple of predictions for the season that Reid and Pete made back in September.


Playoffs 2020 Edition Ep. 2 - The Bubble BOA

Dave, Pete, Andrew, and Graham review the Oilers/Flames exhibition match, and look ahead to Game 1 of the qualifying round against the Chicago Blackhawks. Also: thoughts on the NHL's new style of game in this COVID era, some lingering questions regarding Andreas Athanasiou, and more!