Senior columnist Mark Spector is one of Canada’s leading sources for breaking NHL news. Regularly contributing to sportsnet.ca and Sportsnet magazine, Spector gives Canadian hockey fans exclusive insight to the goings-on in NHL franchises. He also acts as the sideline reporter for Sportsnet’s regional Edmonton Oilers broadcasts.
Q&A: Oilers GM Holland on trade deadline approach, Battle of Alberta
Before the Edmonton Oilers started their bye week heading into all-star, GM Ken Holland sat down for a 1-on-1 with Mark Spector to discuss the trade deadline outlook, the depth on the team's roster, the Battle of Alberta, and more.
Oilers' depth starting to make an impact after slow start to season
The support scoring was slow in arriving this season, and it was widely lamented that relying heavily on McDavid and Draisaitl was a bad long-term recipe. Now, all those depth guys from which 10 goals were hoped for are starting to score, and the Edmonton Oilers are getting by.