The Edmonton Oilers have seen better days. 

Currently last place in the Western Conference, the club is trying to climb its way out of the basement. The man tasked with overseeing the transition is Oilers general manager Craig MacTavish, who has a tough task ahead of him.

MacTavish chatted with hosts Rob Pizzo and Craig Simpson on Hockey Night in Canada Radio on SiriusXM on Tuesday to talk about what it will take to transform the struggling, young franchise into a contender. 

Listen to the full interview by clicking above. 

Rob Pizzo and co-hosts Elliotte Friedman, Kelly Hrudey, Craig Simpson, Tim Wharnbsy and Cassie Campbell-Pascall discuss the game of hockey in an entertaining way on Hockey Night in Canada Radio, the flagship of NHL Network radio on SiriusXM. Weekdays from 3-5pm ET on Sirius 207 and XM 211.