GDB 6.0 Wrap Up: Lightning @ Oilers

baggedmilk
October 20 2014 11:09PM

StopTheBleeding

There wasn't a team in the NHL that needed to stop the bleeding as badly as the Oilers did.  Luckily, we got some clotting! Final Score: 3-2 Oilers

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GDB 6.0: Slowing down Stamkos

Jason Gregor
October 20 2014 12:05PM


Steven Stamkos hasn't played at Rexall Place since December 10th, 2010, a span of almost four seasons, however, he has had personal success both times he laced them up in Edmonton. He scored in a goal in both games, but the Lightning lost both times.

Oilers fans are hoping history repeats itself tonight. Let the best sniper in the game score on a wicked one-timer, but also allow the Oilers to pick up their first W of the season.

What will be more difficult for the Oilers: stopping Stamkos from scoring -- he has five goals in five games this year -- or skating away with their first victory?

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THE NATION MINUTE

Nation World HQ
October 20 2014 11:45AM

The Nation Network brings you the Nation Minute, a rapid fire look at stats and news around the network or NHL. On tap this week: The Canucks offense, Jonas Hiller, Ben Scrivens, Mark Fayne and more.

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Monday Mailbag - October 20th

baggedmilk
October 20 2014 10:22AM

Mail

As is tradition around these parts, it's time for another edition of the Mailbag.  It's time to find a chair, grab some coffee, learn a few things and waste as much company time as possible on a Monday.  This segment depends on you, so if you have a question you can email it to me at baggedmilk@oilersnation.com or on Twitter at @jsbmbaggedmilk. Without further delay, the Mailbag. Enjoy.

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MARINCIN AND FAYNE AND PRAY FOR RAIN

Lowetide
October 19 2014 08:10PM

Marincin-Martin-1-Oilers-2014

Martin Marincin's return to the Edmonton Oilers gave head coach Dallas Eakins more options, and allowed him to deploy the troops in a more effective way. How did he use him in Game one? Will that be Marincin's job for the rest of the year?

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