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What if Nail Yakupov wasn’t Russian?

Hockey is a game of narratives, where intriguing stories and forced drama fuel the media machine of the NHL. It could be controversial or predictable; it could be a feel […]

by · October 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Is There Hope for the Edmonton Oilers?

Edmonton grabbed their first win of the season Monday night over a very good Tampa Bay Lightning team, leaving the Carolina Hurricanes as the only team in the NHL who […]

by · October 22, 2014 · 2 comments · Advanced Stats, Edmonton Oilers
Nail Yakupov (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Oilers Make Improvements, But It’s Wins That Matter

Last night was, without question, the most complete defensive effort that we’ve seen out of the Oilers this season. Improved defensive play was seen in almost every player on the ice, […]

by · October 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Hockey News: Oilers Keep Losing; Staal to Leafs Rumor

The Oilers are pretty terrible. [The Hockey News] It might be time for sweeping changes in Edmonton. [Oilers Rig] Meanwhile, their provincial rivals look to be on the upswing. [Flame for […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Skating On Thin Ice: Edmonton Oilers Q&A

The Edmonton Oilers are a team who has had many chances to rebuild and turn it around. Yet they keep stockpiling top picks and finding ways to flop in mediocrity. We have Richard […]

by · October 13, 2014 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Are You Sure Gretzky Done It This Way? – Lessons In Leadership

“It’s amazing how some things don’t change over the years,” Paul Coffey said Wednesday during the ‘84 reunion press conference. “When Wayne asks for something, you usually do it. We […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers Draft Success Only Surface Deep

Much has been made about the Edmonton Oilers and the amount of recent top end draft picks that they have featured in their lineup. In fact to start the 2014-15 […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 4 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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10 Biggest Bargains in Fantasy Hockey

We previously looked at the 12 most overrated hockey players (really, 11 plus Dany Heatley, who is not technically a hockey player anymore). These, in contrast, are the guys you […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Fantasy
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Five Predictions For The Oilers 2014-15 Season

The Edmonton Oilers 2014-15 season kicks off on October 8th against provincial rivals the Calgary Flames in what hopes to be a season the Oilers look to finally break out […]

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The Edmonton Oilers: 5 Burning Questions for 2014-15

NHL rookie camps are underway. Most players have their new contracts. Training camps will soon be opening. It’s time for another season of hockey. But in Edmonton, will anything be […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers
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Sneaky Seguin, the Future Face of the NHL?

The never ending debate over who the best player in the league is, if one can definitively be declared, is as diluted as it is tiring. After all, who can […]

by · September 13, 2014 · 1 comment · News/Commentary
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Oilers Offseason Spotlight: The Forwards

Like most of the Edmonton Oilers roster going into the 2014-15 season, the forward position was one that underwent many changes this offseason. Many of those moves started last year when […]

by · September 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers