Those Edmonton Oilers have done it again, stealing the top spot in the NHL draft. It's time to temper all that excitement because there is no clear-cut No. 1 prospect heading into the draft this year. The Oilers will certainly enjoy the No. 1 pick, but they are far more hopeful that third time is a charm, and the new-found talent will have them well out of next year's lottery.
The Edmonton Oilers won the 2012 NHL Draft Lottery on Tuesday night and will select first overall in the 2012 NHL Draft. The Oilers will now pick first overall for the third straight season, the second time in NHL history that this ... Read Post
The Edmonton Oilers will have a few interesting options when they begin the 2012 NHL Draft by picking first for the third consecutive year. According to Mark Spector of Sportsnet.ca, the Oilers won't trade the pick and haven't chose... Read Post