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Edmonton Oilers Ready to Break Out After Impressive Win

The Edmonton Oilers came into the lockout shortened 2013 season with more hope and anticipation than many other NHL teams. With Jordan Eberle on the verge of NHL star status […]

by · February 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Ralph Krueger is Making His Mark in Edmonton

Ralph Krueger came into the season as the Oilers new head coach with the reputation as a master motivator and strategist.  Someone who could get the most out of his […]

by · February 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Numbers Gone Wild Fantasy Hockey Style!

When we last left off “Numbers”….. It is strange how we keep twisting numbers in this business. Last week we brought you a set of numbers that seemed out of […]

by · February 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy
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What Do Injuries Up the Middle Mean for the Edmonton Oilers?

Recent injuries to Shawn Horcoff and Eric Belanger have left a hole in the lineup of the Edmonton Oilers. Horcoff recently suffered a broken knuckle and is expected to be […]

by · February 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
Waiting on Foghorn – No Goal Forwards Around The NHL

Waiting on Foghorn – No Goal Forwards Around The NHL

Remember playing house league hockey, going in on a breakaway in the last few minutes of the third in a big game. Do you triple deke? Do you attempt the […]

by · February 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
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Power Play Fuelling Edmonton Oilers Offence

The Edmonton Oilers do not have trouble scoring goals. Not exactly surprising based on the firepower they have at their disposal to put out on the ice. How those goals […]

by · February 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Around The Boards: January 31

Hello, this is the first of what I hope will be many segments in a recurring theme where I provide news, insight and analysis regarding various events and trends going […]

by · January 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
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Edmonton Oilers 2013 Season Preview: Youth Is Served

  There might not be another team in the NHL with as much anticipation to start the season as the Edmonton Oilers. Languishing at the bottom of the standings over […]

by · January 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Previews and Predictions
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NHL Fantasy Hockey : 10 Potential Breakout Candidates

It may have taken nearly 4 months to get the Fantasy Hockey talk going, but the time has finally come. I’m not here to tell you about the usual suspects […]

by · January 11, 2013 · 4 comments · Fantasy, Top 10 Lists
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Team Canada: Epic Failure or Unrealistic Expectations?

Going into the 2013 World Junior Hockey Championships, many teams were going in with high expectations.  None more so than Canada, loaded with a number of potential NHL calibre players and […]

by · January 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship
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2013 WJCs: Individual Winners and Losers

With a dramatic close of the curtain, the 2013 World Junior Hockey Championships from Ufa, Russia, are at an end. The terrific brand of hockey that these ten nations displayed couldn’t have […]

by · January 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, World Junior Hockey Championship
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2013 WJC: Canada’s Loss To Team USA Alarming

In what was supposed to be an epic battle, the United States easily dismissed Team Canada at the 2013 World Junior Championships today, embarrassing head coach Steve Spott and the […]

by · January 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, World Junior Hockey Championship