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Picking the 2010 NHL Draft Over Again

Nearly five years ago, 210 young men had their dreams come true as they heard an NHL team call their name. All the early morning practices, long road trips, and […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Top 10 Lists
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Oilers Injury Updates: Hall out 4-6 Weeks with Leg Fracture

Edmonton Oilers forward Taylor has been placed on the Injured Reserve and is expected to miss as much as six weeks of action. An MRI completed on Hall found a […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Injury Report
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Oilers Mailbag: Evander Kane, Todd Nelson, and Trades

Q: Do you actually believe it’s realistic for Evander Kane to come to Edmonton? A: I like Evander Kane. I don’t know him personally, and while I understand his character […]

by · February 9, 2015 · 3 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Exploring the Idea of Evander Kane to the Oilers

The Edmonton Oilers haven’t made the playoffs since 2006. They’ve been rebuilding essentially since the moment that Chris Pronger demanded a trade. They’ve mismanaged the roster, had a below average […]

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Fantasy World: Shifting Into Playoff Mode

Playoffs are still a long way off — more than two months in the NHL and at least a full month in fantasy. But with trade deadlines now passing in […]

by · February 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Fantasy
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Edmonton Oilers: Too Soon To Consider Nail Yakupov A Bust?

The start to Nail Yakupov’s NHL career is one that is difficult to put a positive spin on. A No.1 overall pick in 2012, he was expected to be a […]

Oliver Ekman-Larsson? Make it Happen, Oilers

Oliver Ekman-Larsson? Make it Happen, Oilers

There needs to be tempered expectations on this one. Coyotes GM Don Maloney uttered the words that “everybody is up for grabs”, and attention immediately turned to 23 year-old defenceman […]

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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 Edition

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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Doug Wilson Due for a Deadline Splash

Wilson Waiting in the Weeds? With the way 2014-15 has gone for the San Jose Sharks, making a trade deadline splash probably isn’t the wisest move. While personnel decisions clearly […]

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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
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5 NHL Teams Going Nowhere Fast

Mediocrity is the absolute worst state of existence in today’s National Hockey League. Consistently signing mid-level free agents to desperately reach the bottom playoff seeds, resulting in draft picks outside […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 9 comments · Top 10 Lists