Predicting the Oilers' 2009/10 line-ups

Jason Gregor
September 21 2009 11:18AM


After five games in six days, the Oilers will get a bit of a break before they continue their pre-season on Wednesday against the Flames.

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GDB minus-5: how to eat an orca whale

Jason Gregor
September 19 2009 12:15PM


Last night I dreamed Dioro Baird had a thing for a shaved head, big mouthed, farm boy from New Sarepta, but when I woke up the only thing spooning me was my pillow.

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GDB minus-6: Putting up the Wall

Jason Gregor
September 18 2009 11:34AM


Does anyone know what Bulk Barn is? If you’re wondering why I’m asking such a random question so early in the morning it’s because, the Oilers were supposed to be on the ice at nine, and as of this writing, I’m sitting here watching Khabibulin and goaltending coach Freddy Chabot do through the paces. Bulk Barn is one of the logos on the ice, and I have no idea what they are.

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GDB minus-7: No team is an Islander unto themselves

Jason Gregor
September 16 2009 10:11AM


The Oilers will ice a more veteran laden lineup tonight in their pre-season tilt against the Islanders Rexall.

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GDB Minus-8: What you've waited all summer for

Jason Gregor
September 15 2009 08:30AM


Yesterday, Wanye predicted his star of the year, which unofficially dropped the puck on another NHL season here on the Nation. Many of you will now enter at least 23 different NHL drafts or pools, you’ll perfect your game day routine, kiss your significant other and tell her you’ll see her in May (or April if you think the Oilers haven’t improved), take your Oiler jersey off the hanger, pre-write excuses for your boss as to why you are late and only use them the day after a big Oiler win, or a loss, and you will stare lovingly at your new Pat Quinn “He is God” poster that you bought. That’s right, Nation, the Oilers are officially back tonight.

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