The Steve Austin Line

Jason Gregor
March 01 2017 09:36AM

Steve Austin was a pop culture icon in the 1970s. He was the main character on the TV show The Six Million Dollar Man, which aired for five years (1973-1978), but watching reruns in the 1980s was when I fell in love with it. Austin, played by Lee Majors, was awesome.

He was a NASA astronaut severely injured in a crash and it cost $6 million to rebuild him. His right arm, both legs and left eye were replaced with bionic implants which made his speed, strength and vision far superior to the average human.

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The Trade Deadline Live Blog

March 01 2017 07:00AM


As per NHL tradition, the league’s one day fire sale is upon us and that means it’s time for another trade deadline live blog! For the first time in years, the Oilers don't have their sign up featuring wholesale prices on an array slightly used goods, but will instead be looking for a few bargain bin deals of their own. Will Peter Chiarelli summon more cavalry beyond David Desharnais? Will he ship out the free agents? Was Davidson the only casualty? We wait. 

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GDB 64.0 Wrap Up: Closing the Trip Out With a Win

February 28 2017 09:15PM


Connor Lion King

SWEEEEEEEP! When was the last time we could say that? Final Score: 2-1 Oilers

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Edmonton Oilers trade Brandon Davidson for David Desharnais

Jonathan Willis
February 28 2017 06:36PM


Brandon Davidson is no longer a member of the Edmonton Oilers. The club announced on Tuesday that it had dealt the defenceman to Montreal in exchange for centre David Desharnais.

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Oilers reportedly interested in Jaroslav Halak

Jonathan Willis
February 28 2017 05:20PM

Jaroslav Halak is an NHL goaltender playing in the AHL, a victim of the combination of a big contract and the salary cap. That could change in short order, though, with reports suggesting that 31-year-old goalie is attracting trade interest.

One team supposedly entertaining a deal is the Edmonton Oilers.

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