THE OPENING OF LITTLE BRICK

Wanye
March 25 2015 12:00PM

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If you want to read about the last eight games of the Oilers' season against the Western Conference, who are licking their chops in anticipation of handing our local squadron their asses, this ain’t the article for you.

This is about decoupling our city's self image from our beloved Oilers until they can get their shit together and give us something to believe in again.

Consider yourself warned.

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THE GOLDEN HELMET, 99 AND THE OTHER OILERS

Wanye
March 16 2015 05:43AM

Arenasho

Yesterday I wrote an article about going to a Norwegian Pro Hockey game that contained about 6 words about the actual game. This is part 2. If you want to comment on something Oilers related you got 99 options but this ain't one.

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WATCHING PRO HOCKEY IN OSLO

Wanye
March 15 2015 08:20AM

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This is an article about Ice Hockey in the most general sense of the term. If you want to read about the Oilers’ drastic need to retool the goaltending corps from the NHL level down to Atom Tier 12 click on something else.

You have been duly warned.

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REDBULL CRASHED ICE GOING DOWN THIS WEEKEND

Wanye
March 12 2015 08:14AM

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For the past few weeks there has been a team of experts crawling all over the River Valley building what looks like a bobsled track set to "maximum danger." Now dozens of athletes from around the world are descending on Edmonton, ready to put on what promises to be a hell of a free show for all in attendance.

The World Championship of the Red Bull Crashed Ice is drawing near.

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CHARACTER

Wanye
February 20 2015 01:08PM


So something named Craig Custance does an informal poll of 10 NHL agents and concludes that Edmonton isn’t high on the list of places NHL players will willingly move. Colour me surprised – this isn’t exactly a secret but is yet another kick to the ballular region for a city that gets these sort of bootings on a regular basis.

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