Monday Mailbag - Which Defenseman Will Make the Biggest Impact?

July 25 2016 07:00AM


You didn't have the day off either, huh? I guess that means it's Monday again. Fortunately, the Mailbag is here with 3000 words worth of company time killing wisdom that your brain will eager to soak up. Learning? On a Monday morning? That's right, my friends. At the Nation, we're not just about yellin' all things Oilers, we're also about learnin' you stuff and making 5pm roll around just a little bit faster. As always, I need questions for next week so keep them coming in through email or Twitter. Keep your questions Oilers related or maybe you want to learn about life. Either way, we've got you covered. Until then, enjoy the break from productivity. 

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Shackin' Up with the Edmonton Eskimos

July 22 2016 12:37PM


My friends, I am here today to tell you about a brand spankin' new partnership that we just finalized between OilersNation and the Edmonton Eskimos. So before you leave me a comment to curse me out about how this is a hockey website I'm warning you that this article is not about hockey - today we're talkin' football.

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Monday Mailbag - Culture vs Skill?

July 18 2016 07:00AM


If you're reading this before 5pm local time there's a good chance that you've chosen us to help you kill company time, and for that we thank you. This week we take swings at when the All-Star Game will roll into town, the best first pairing of all time, culture, and more in this week's mailbag. If you have a question you can always email me or hit me up on Twitter and I will slot you in as quickly as I can. Until then, enjoy the free learning opportunity. 

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The Oilers Sign Jesse Puljujarvi to an Entry Level Contract

July 13 2016 01:08PM


We all knew this was coming, but today the Oilers made it official. Jesse Puljujarvi has signed a three-year entry level contract. 

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Monday Mailbag - The Best Canadian Team?

July 11 2016 07:00AM


It's Monday and that means we're back with another edition of the Mailbag. This week, we talk about the best Canadian team at this moment, who the writers protect in the expansion draft, and where you would go if you had two weeks to take a road trip. As always, this feature depends on you guys so I need your questions for next week. If you have a question for next week's mailbag you can always feel free to fire off an email to or hit me up on Twitter at @jsbmbaggedmilk. Now let's all gather around to kill some company time and learn something. 

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