A series of bad moved have doomed the Oilers
Drafting Nail number one. Granted it was a poor draft class but still he bombed and is in the argument as the worst number one ever.
Hall for Larsson even up.
Eberle for Strome
Reinhart for what turned out to be Barzal
Giving up on Schultz instead of defining a role
The Lucic signing
Constant rotation of other organizations lower end rejects such as Rattie, Kassian and
The one word I would use to describe the Oilers is this
Schultz isn't developing fast enough, dump him. Hall has struggled, dump him. Eberle has a poor playoff run, dump him. Then they look around and realize they have nothing left and overpay for a Russell and Lucic. Bad organizations do that
PROACTIVE is what great organizations are described as. Take the Penguins, Neal is developing a bad rep, trade him for essentially the same player at less mone