December 21 2014 12:30PM

For an Oilers fan, Dallas is about great joy (Joseph and Marchant) and great pain (Mike Keane scores two middle frame heartbreak '99 and Mike freaking Modano). These long years of this century have beaten down the rivalry but today two teams trying to chase glory to match their history meet on Rexall ice.

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December 21 2014 10:33AM

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One of my favorite things as a fan is to see a long shot arrive in the NHL. Brandon Davidson was a long shots long shot and yet he did in fact play in his first NHL game this year. His story is an inspiration on several levels. 

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First Star, Worst Star: December 21, 2014

December 21 2014 08:32AM


Everyone ready for Christmas? I usually leave all my gift getting until the last minute but I'm feeling generous so today my present to everyone is this weeks First Star, Worst Star! 

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Matt Henderson
December 20 2014 07:10PM

Anton Lander will get to continue his quest to be more than a Tweener in the NHL now that he has been called up again. We remain hopeful that he can turn AHL success into the beginnings of an NHL career, but we've seen this story play out before. 

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Leon Draisaitl, Healthy Scratch

Jonathan Willis
December 20 2014 02:30PM


In what can variously be described as a victory for meritocracy, a victory for proper development or a blow to proper development, it appears that the Edmonton Oilers will make Leon Draisaitl a healthy scratch for Sunday’s game against the Dallas Stars.

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