Edmonton Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl is playing for Team Europe at the World Cup of Hockey The has agreed to keep a diary throughout the tournament, which begins in Toronto on Sept. 17 and runs through Oct.
Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl combined for 177 points last season. Here's how they stack up to other top twosomes -- like Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin, and Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane -- from a stats and Stanley Cup-potential perspective.
The Edmonton Oilers understand why the oddsmakers are picking the Anaheim Ducks to beat them in Round 2 of the NHL playoffs.
CALGARY, AB - OCTOBER Cam Talbot of the Edmonton Oilers skates in the warmup before an NHL game against the Calgary Flames on October 2016 at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Gerry Thomas/NHLI via Getty Images)