How the 05-06 Oilers were built
Thursday, 08.06.2006 / 1:17 PM
It's a new deal in Edmonton where the Oilers faced years of difficulty in competing because of their small market and the weakness of the Canadian dollar. Over the years, the Oilers were forced to say goodbye to high draft picks who became top NHL stars. They also made many trades in which they surrendered drafted players to get players who could help right now.