GAME DAY! The #Oilers will look to rebound after last night's tough 6-5 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers as they conclude their road trip against the Minnesota Wild at 6pm MT on Sportsnet. Cam Talbot starts in net.
"When you hit that wall of rejection, it definitely stings. But it made me tougher." #Oilers TV's first True Blue of the season chronicles Darnell Nurse's persistence in his quest to become a full-time NHL defenceman.
Leon Draisaitl scored once & had two assists while Connor McDavid scored one of each but the #Oilers were defeated 6-5 by the Philadelphia Flyers tonight. Next up, road trip finale vs. Minnesota Wild on Friday.
With Dillon Simpson making his #Oilers & NHL debut tonight, we're tossing back another Molson Canadian #TBT to this moment with his father Craig after Edmonton selected him 92nd overall at the 2011 #NHLDraft.
Better results in the faceoff circle will go a long way to helping the #Oilers succeed in their back-to-back vs. Philadelphia & Minnesota, according to our Sport Chek Panel as they convene in the City of Brotherly Love.