October 22, 2016 12:38 am
Updated: October 22, 2016 12:42 am

Global Edmonton Sports Roundtable delves into Oilers’ new arena, new players and new captain

WATCH ABOVE: As the Edmonton Oilers head outdoors for this weekend's Heritage Classic in Winnipeg, they do so with a record of four wins and one loss. It's one of their better starts in recent memory. But can they keep it going ? Global Sports gurus Kevin Karius, Quinn Phillips and Jack Haskins discuss the Oilers' start and other topics - all Oil - in the Global Edmonton Sports Roundtable.


It’s been a long time since fans of the Edmonton Oilers could be excited about a season. A new arena, new players and a new Captain seem to equal a recipe for success. Kevin Karius, Quinn Phillips and Jack Haskins sat down for a special Edmonton Oilers edition of the Sports Roundtable.

Watch below: Global News’ ongoing coverage of the NHL’s 2016 Heritage Classic in Manitoba’s capital featuring the Winnipeg Jets and the Edmonton Oilers.

Watch below: The Edmonton Oilers beat the St. Louis Blues 3-1 Thursday night for their fourth win in five games to start the season.

Watch below: After a rookie season in which he scored 17 goals, Nail Yakupov and the Edmonton Oilers just never seemed to be a good fit. A trade was bound to happen and he ended up with the St. Louis Blues. With the Blues set to take on the Oilers in Edmonton Thusday, Quinn Phillips took a look at how he’s adjusting with his new team.

Watch below: Edmonton Oilers’ goaltender Cam Talbot will be between the pipes Tuesday night against the Carolina Hurricanes and he’ll have to keep his head in the game too, as he prepares to become a father. His wife, Kelly, is scheduled to have a C-section Wednesday morning, expecting twins.

Watch below: Oct. 12, 2016 marked a significant day in the history of the Edmonton Oilers. Not only was the team playing its NHL home opener, it was doing so in its brand new downtown arena. And to top it off, the team announced it was bringing back the most beloved player in team history to fill an off-ice role.

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