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Roundtable: What’s Next for the Edmonton Oilers?

The Edmonton Oilers’ disappointing season continued this week with an overtime loss in their first game without Dallas Eakins behind the bench. After 33 games, their 20 points ranks them […]

by · December 20, 2014 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Crisis In Edmonton

During the Christmas break, I will be spending time with family in my childhood home of Edmonton, Alberta: Formerly known as the City of Champions. This didn’t come as a […]

by · December 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, News/Commentary
One Player on Every NHL Team Who Should be Traded

One Player on Every NHL Team Who Should be Traded

As the December 19th holiday roster freeze quickly approaches, trade talks will be heightened as teams look to make moves in order to improve their respective squads. Although there is no rush […]

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The Dallas Eakins Hiring Doomed The Edmonton Oilers

Things were supposed to be different this year for the Edmonton Oilers. Sure, nobody except the most oil-tinted-glasses-wearing fans of the team thought that Edmonton actually had a good shot […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers
Led by Kyle Okposo and John Tavares, the New York Islanders have been a resilient bunch, and it has helped them become one of the most successful teams in the NHL during the early portions of the '14-'15 hockey season. (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Who Is the Missing Link to the Islanders Top Line?

After the Islanders traded Thomas Vanek last season, fans began to again wonder what the Islanders would do to solve the first line left-wing spot.  Would they allow people with […]

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Hockey News: 800 Points for Crosby; Oilers Winless in West

Amazing piece on Mario Lemieux’s 30 years in Pittsburgh. [Post Gazette] That Sidney Crosby is so overrated. [Trib Live] The Maple Leafs just fell short against the Penguins. [The Leafs […]

by · November 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Penguins and Oilers: A Perfect Combination

The Facts It is no secret that the Pittsburgh Penguins could use some help on the wings as Pascal Dupuis is out for a minimum of six months and against […]

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Which Core Edmonton Oilers Forward Would You Move?

The Edmonton Oilers are bad….again. This was supposed to be the year for marked improvement. Not necessarily the year to make the playoffs, but at least be in the hunt […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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What’s Wrong with the Edmonton Oilers, and How to Fix Them

After a 7-1 drubbing at the hands of the Chicago Blackhawks, after the team left the ice escorted by a chorus of boos from their faithful, it’s no wonder the […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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The Edmonton Oilers MUST Trade Jordan Eberle

Surprise, surprise. The Edmonton Oilers are in the midst of yet another losing season. What the Oilers have done over the past few seasons is the definition of insanity: icing […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 13 comments · Edmonton Oilers, News/Commentary
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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Maturing Into Elite Player

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is starting to come into his own. In this, his fourth NHL season, he is growing into the role of an elite No. 1 centre. His 10 points […]

by · November 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Change Doesn’t Equal Improvement: Oilers Start Slow

The more things change, the more they stay the same. A old saying that rings particularly true in Edmonton so far this season. A 6-1 loss at the hands of […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers