September 10 2011 05:31PM
We sincerely hope that this most excellent summer weekend finds you in good spirits and in good health. We have a jim dandy of a lineup for this show. Thom Drance from CanucksArmy, former WHA Oiler Skip Krake, Jonathan Willis, Jason Gregor and Oil Kings commentator Kent Simpson round out the roster this week.
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Thomas Drance aka CanucksArmy writer Artem Chubarov says hello talking Chris Tanev, the back up goalie scenarios in several Canadian cities and the off season that has occured for the 2010-11 Western Conference Champion Vancouver Canucks.
Skip Krake is a former WHA Oiler and he appears on the show this week. In his NHL career, Krake appeared in 249 games, scoring 23 goals and adding 40 assists. He played in 207 WHA games, scoring 52 goals and adding 77 assists.
Krake and Lowetide talk about his time with the Oilers and update what he has been up to since his professional hockey career came to a close.
The legendary Lowetide takes some emails from Citizens of the Nation.
Our old friend Jonathan Willis makes some Taylor Hall predictions among others for for next year. He also previews his massive 150 page Hockey Pool Primer, designed to crush your fantasy league opponents and win thousands of dollars for only a piddling $5 fee.
Nation Network honcho Jason Gregor appears on NationRadio to discuss the recovery of Ryan Whitney, potential Defensive pairings for the Oilers next year as well as the outlook at Centre.
Kent Simpson - the color commentator for the Edmonton Oil Kings looks ahead to the coming WHL season and what lies in store for the other Oil in town.
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