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Sabres and Oilers: Comparing the NHL’s Bottom Two Teams

As the 2014-2015 season wages on, two teams have been on a downward spiral that has landed both in the NHL’s basement. These teams are the Buffalo Sabres and the […]

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Game of Numbers: Edmonton Oilers

The Game of Numbers is an exclusive THW series looking at upcoming milestones around the NHL. Each team will be looked at individually in three parts – individual player milestones, franchise player […]

by · January 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Hockey News: World Cup of Hockey; All-Star Skills Competition

All you need to know about the upcoming World Cup of Hockey. [Puck Daddy] The Bruins and Canadiens will face off in the next Winter Classic. [Boston Globe] Toronto may […]

by · January 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Oilers Rebuild Can Still Be Salvaged

The Edmonton Oilers have certainly had their fair share of struggles since selecting Taylor Hall with the first overall pick of the 2010 National Hockey League Entry Draft. While the […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 3 comments · Edmonton Oilers, News/Commentary
Hockey (Too) Specific Training?

Hockey (Too) Specific Training?

The term ‘hockey specific training’ gets thrown around a lot in the hockey world, and parents are all too eager to sign their kids up for summer camps and weekly […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 4 comments · News/Commentary
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Oilers: First Half Report Card – Forwards

Oilers: First Half Report Card – Goaltenders and Defencemen As disappointing as the first forty-one games of the Edmonton Oilers 2014-15 campaign have turned out to be, it has been […]

by · January 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Who’s On The Boston Bruins Christmas List?

Oh, it’s the greatest time of the year. While we chug eggnog, put our feet up by the fire, and open a few gifts from under a fully decorated tree, […]

by · December 24, 2014 · 9 comments · Boston Bruins, NHL Rumors
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The Edmonton Oilers Christmas Wish List

It’s that time of year again, the season of giving, and the Edmonton Oilers know the sensation all too well. Largely over the past eight seasons, the Oilers have given away wins, […]

by · December 24, 2014 · 0 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
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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 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Oilers Proving First Overall Picks don’t Guarantee Success

Not since the Quebec Nordiques of 1989-1991 did a team select first overall in the draft for three straight years. Those picks, though eventually traded away, resulted in a Stanley […]

by · December 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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How To Fix the Oilers: My Application to Run the Team

The Oilers suck. They have no goalie, they have no defense. They do have a ton of prospects and a young team that will eventually find its way, but for […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 6 comments · Edmonton Oilers