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02-06-2010, 04:07 PM
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Originally Posted by antidote View Post
What's wrong with Oklahoma Oilers - or Oklahoma City Oilers? It wouldn't be the first AHL club with the big team's name and the jerseys etc. could be the same - the kids might feel more professional wearing Oiler colours. Besides, it's not as if there isn't any oil in Oklahoma.
Because there are the Tulsa Oilers in the CHL. And it was on of the better rivalries of the Central Hockey League. It would be like renaming the Jr team the Edmonton Flames...

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