All but one Edmonton Oiler get the weekend off. The NHL All Star Game And Skills Competition will see Connor McDavid off to Los Angeles to represent his team among the league’s best. After a record breaking 10 year playoff-missing streak, how are we doing leading up to the All Star break? Lets take a look via Sportsnet below.


Tied for 7th/8th place (out of 30) overall League Standings.





Tied for 4th (out of 14) in Western Conference. NOTE: Top 8 finish means playoffs.

Western Division


Tied for 1st in Pacific Division (2nd due to technicality).

Pacific Division



Connor leads the NHL in assists.





Connor leads the NHL in overall points.



Cam Talbot is killin’ it.

1st in games played (45) among goalies

1st in saves.

1st in shots against.

1st in minutes played (by 300 minutes)



So far so good. Thank you to Edmonton Oilers for a fantastic half-season. If we keep it up playoffs are inevitable.

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