This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
You can use PowerMock to mock static methods. It just extends EasyMock just like EasyMock class extension does but adds some more functionality so that you can mock static methods, private methods, suppress static initializers, access private state, mock construction of new objects and many other things.