Why is the Oilers’ penalty kill historically bad at home?


Buffalo Sabres centre Sam Reinhart (23) screens Edmonton Oilers goaltender Cam Talbot (33) as the puck goes in the net in Edmonton, Alta., on Tuesday January 23, 2018. (Jason Franson/CP)

The Edmonton Oilers have the worst home penalty kill in league history but the best road penalty kill in the NHL right now. So what the heck?

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