MIDNIGHT RUN

Lowetide
January 23 2017 03:09PM

There are things that happen in life that make you double take. I think one of those moments will occur for hockey fans this summer at the expansion draft. Why? We are viewing the draft (mostly) through our own lens. For most of us, the expansion draft comes down to Patrick Maroon versus Brandon Davidson. However, the deeper we go into the process, the more difficult it becomes to guess what will happen this summer.

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WEEKEND UPDATE

Lowetide
January 22 2017 06:49PM

It was an eventful week for Oilers prospects across the landscape. Laurent Brossoit won his first NHL game in Calgary, giving Edmonton one more solid performance in a season that has included many Condors having an NHL impact. Jesse Puljujarvi is wowing fans in Bakersfield with highlight goals and some power moves. At lower levels, some slumping players showed signs of life and the junior defensemen all played well. Let's have a look.

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GDB 49.0: THUNDER ROAD

Lowetide
January 21 2017 12:00PM

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Game Day

(photoshop: @isuckatpicking)

We love HOME games; have Liquor Depot deliver in under an hour. Click, pick, sit back and watch the game.

Sooner or later, no matter where you come from, there is a point of no return. A moment in life when turning back, returning to the safe past, is no longer enough. When reaching a brand new day is not just something, it is the only thing. Challenges lie ahead, but they lie beyond Calgary city limits. Let's get it on.

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DEADLINE ASSETS

Lowetide
January 20 2017 07:00AM

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The Edmonton Oilers spent the first decade of this century striking out in the first round, but finding quality NHL players in the later rounds. The current decade seems to have seen a flip—mostly successful first-round selections but day two is a bit of a wasteland. One of the repercussions of this drafting issue is about to make itself known at the deadline this year. What's in the cupboard? Not as much as you think. (Brandon Davidson photo by Rob Ferguson, all rights reserved).

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WEEKEND UPDATE

Lowetide
January 15 2017 06:39PM

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The Edmonton Oilers recalled Jordan Oesterle from Bakersfield today, that means someone (probably Adam Larsson) is going to be unavailable against Arizona and possibly beyond). The Condors were short a man before the recall, and that has caused a chain reaction through the system. Let's have a look at the recalls, the injuries and the numbers from this week among Oilers prospects. Oesterle photo by Mark Williams, all rights reserved.

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