2:19 PM EDT, Thu June 22, 2017
Oil On Whyte 20 hours ago

Edmonton Oilers: Vegas Selects Reinhart, Per Reports

The Las Vegas Golden Knights are going to unveil their expansion draft roster Wednesday. As per Sportsnet‘s John Shannon, Vegas will select defenceman Giffin Reinhart from the Edmonton Oilers. The Golden Knights can select one player from each team. Despite Benoit Pouliot, Jujhar Khaira and a number of other NHL-ready players being up for grabs […] Edmonton Oilers: Vegas Selects Reinhart, Per Reports - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oilers Nation 21 hours ago

Five Reasons Vegas Should take Benoit Pouliot

With the NHL Expansion Draft only hours away, I wanted to try and do one last sales push to convince George McPhee to take Benoit Pouliot in the Expansion Draft. Let’s level with each other here, George. Can I call you George? Anyway, I know that Pou may have his warts but that doesn’t mean...
Oilers Nation Jun 19, 2017

McPhee Shouldn’t Overvalue Draft Picks

The NHL released the Expansion Draft protected list yesterday. There were no surprises from the Oilers. They will lose one of Benoit Pouliot, Iiro Pakarinen, Griffin Reinhart, Jujhar Khaira, Mark Fayne or Laurent Brossoit. The Knights could also sign an Oilers free agent like Kris Russell or Tyler Pitlick, which would count as the one player...
Oilers Nation Jun 15, 2017

Should the Edmonton Oilers buy-out Mark Fayne or Benoit Pouliot?

It is buy-out time in the NHL. For a brief window between the middle and end of June, teams have the option to buyout unwanted contracts, in most cases giving the player two-thirds of his remaining salary over twice his remaining term. In most cases, such a decision clears significant money from the books, and...
Oil On Whyte Jun 10, 2017

Edmonton Oilers: Potential Golden Knights Targets

Considering the Edmonton Oilers keep the 7-3-1 route, many are curious as to how the expansion draft will play out. When it comes to Edmonton, and their current protection plan, Vegas doesn’t have much to take from the Oilers roster. Benoit Pouliot is perhaps the biggest name available, and he’s an NHL forward. While players […] Edmonton Oilers: Potential Golden Knights Targets - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oil On Whyte May 28, 2017

Edmonton Oilers Season in Review: Benoit Pouliot

Edmonton Oilers winger Benoit Pouliot had yet another season where he didn’t defy expectations. With that being said, his future with the team could very well be in jeopardy. Though there were flashes of excellence in Pouliot’s play, for the most part, he appeared to struggle. While he has top-six potential, Pouliot didn’t play to his […] Edmonton Oilers Season in Review: Benoit Pouliot - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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