3 months ago / Flames Nation / Read Time: 2 minutes 50 seconds
Friends, it’s almost here! Monday is cut-down day for the National Hockey League’s 32 teams, and games begin on Tuesday night! (The Calgary Flames don’t start until Saturday…) So let’s celebrate with a mailbag! @RyanNPike does a team trading for Eichel need to be cap compliant as of the trade or can...
3 months ago / The Hockey Writers / Read Time: 8 minutes 23 seconds
Over the last three seasons, Derek Ryan has seen his fair share of the Battle of Alberta as a member of the Calgary Flames. Entering the 2021-2022 season, he’ll be…
3 months ago / NHL Trade Rumors / Read Time: 3 minutes
We're now one week from the start of the NHL season. Teams are finalizing their rosters and signing their RFAs, and players are deep into their training camps and gearing up for pre-season action. There is a lot of pressure on the Oilers this season. After a second playoff disappointment in as many...
3 months ago / Sportsnet / Read Time: 1 minute 9 seconds
Oilers hopeful Derek Ryan talks about players being aware of the competition for spots on the bottom six of a roster, says you just got to be a good teammate and not always worry too much about scoring goals and putting up points.
3 months ago / Sportsnet / Read Time: 4 minutes 28 seconds
This Edmonton Oilers club is a deeper one than has hit the ice in recent years, there’s no more talk about whether Leon Draisaitl and Connor McDavid will play together or apart. Instead, with newfound depth and balance in the lineup, the team will look to grow from its past, puzzling shortcomings.