Oilers coach Todd McLellan: Get better or make huge, huge changes

After a disheartening 4-1 loss to the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday, Edmonton Oilers coach Todd McLellan told reporters that he is concerned about the spirit of his players and that big changes could be on the way.

Bench boss concerned about team's spirit as losses pile up, trade deadline nears

The bench boss called out his team in a big way following their embarrassing 4-1 home loss to Ottawa 0:59

After a disheartening 4-1 loss to the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday, Edmonton Oilers coach Todd McLellan told reporters that he is concerned about the spirit of his team and that big changes could be on the way.

The Oilers sit last in the NHL standings with a record of 22-33-6 and have lost four in a row. 

When asked how the team might be able to improve, McLellan said frankly, "maybe we get rid of some players."  

In his first season behind Edmonton's bench, McLellan speculated that some of the players might be waiting for the trade deadline to come and go. 

"Gotta get better or make, huge, huge changes" was how McLellan summed it up. 

Click on the video above to hear his comments. 

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