LAST CALL: RYAN SMYTH

Robin Brownlee
April 11 2014 12:30AM

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If TSN's Bob McKenzie has the story straight – he always does -- Ryan Smyth will make his retirement from the Edmonton Oilers and the NHL official as early as Friday afternoon.

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27: HALL, EBERLE AND PERRON

Robin Brownlee
April 07 2014 05:43PM

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Maybe I'm reaching for an angle in a season that's been devoid of any intrigue for months, but with three games remaining for the Edmonton Oilers, the three-way race for the team goal-scoring lead being staged by Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle and David Perron has my attention.

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SMYTTY: OLD SCHOOL

Robin Brownlee
April 04 2014 05:29PM

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I've always had a soft spot in my hard, old heart for Ryan Smyth, so I smiled today when the Edmonton Oilers announced he was the team's nominee for the 2014 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy.

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APRIL FOOLS: SEVEN TO GO

Robin Brownlee
March 30 2014 09:58PM

If there's a silver-lining to the 5-0 speed-bagging the Edmonton Oilers took from the New York Rangers at Rexall Place Sunday, it's that coach Dallas Eakins and his team have just seven games remaining in their dumpster fire of a season and only four of those are at home.

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FROM TOP TO BOTTOM

Robin Brownlee
March 23 2014 08:15PM

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There's a sizeable and growing segment of Edmonton Oiler fans who believe their team's plummet to rock bottom these past eight seasons begins at the top. I have a difficult time disagreeing with them.

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