GDB 55.0: Honouring Brodeur

Jason Gregor
February 09 2016 12:05PM

GloryDays

Martin Brodeur will have his #30 jersey raised to the rafters tonight, and the Oilers will have the pleasure of watching the Devils honour the winningest goalie in NHL history.

Brodeur only played the Oilers 18 times, finishing with nine wins, six losses, one overtime loss and two ties, which wasn't very much compared to how often he faced the New York Rangers (101), Philadelphia Flyers (92) and New York Islanders (91).

I'm certain Oilers fans respect Brodeur's accomplishments, but the fact Justin Schultz is a healthy scratch tonight will garner much more chatter among the faithful of the Blue and Orange.

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In Defense of the Oilers

Steve Dangle
February 09 2016 10:38AM


The Oilers got destroyed in back-to-back games this past weekend. Steve Dangle planned on talking about their futility today but a little research changed his mind. Here's why Dangle thinks the Oilers are actually alright.

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PACIFIC WAR ROOM

Nation World HQ
February 09 2016 07:23AM

PacificWarRoom 

In an effort to keep fans aware of the comings and goings of the other teams in the Smythe Pacific Division… The fine folks at The Royal Half have created the Pacific War Room… a wrap-up of the past week in the Pacific from some of the best and brightest bloggers who cover Pacific Division teams. In order of the Pacific Division standings… we present the Pacific War Room!

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AHL TARGETS (CENTRAL DIVISION)

Lowetide
February 08 2016 08:14PM

sproul

In our second stop along the AHL trail, we get a good look at some of the league's Central Division players who may be available via trade at the deadline—or in summer. There is plenty of quality across the division and several attractive pieces that could be of interest to other NHL teams.

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North By NorthGretz Podcast Episode 15

North By NorthGretz
February 08 2016 06:01PM

ChrisJasper

Live from the #NationSkiTrip in Jasper! This week the boys are joined by a very special guest, one of the ORIGINAL Oilersnation commenters The Towel Boy! They talk about the return of Connor McDavid, expectations for the rest of the season, how much fun they're having in Jasper, share some old school Oilersnation memories, and much, much more!

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