This week on #InsideTheCru Tyler Yaremchuk recaps the last week for the Sherwood Park Crusaders and is joined by goalie Matt Berlin.
After Thursday’s bombshell blockbuster that saw veteran Jordan Eberle shipped to Long Island, many Oilers fans are still reeling, scratching their heads and questioning the underwhelming return.
Thursday was a whirlwind of a day for Oilers fans. With the announcement that Jordan Eberle had been traded to the New York Islanders for 23-year-old Ryan Strome, the Oilers’ “old core”, consisting of Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle, Justin Schultz, Nail Yakupov and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, lost its penultimate piece. Many Oilers fans were immediately outraged, pointing out the clear difference in value between the struggling Strome and perennial fan-favourite Eberle in a one-for-one deal.