LONG GONE PERRON?

Lowetide
November 23 2014 02:51PM

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It's been a very tough week for the Edmonton Oilers, and the schedule offers little hope for relief. A team bleeding wins and faced with another lost season is very likely to change the verbal as soon as possible. That verbal may come in the form of a trade.

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GDB 21.0: BRING US SWEET REDEMPTION, BABY JESUS

Lowetide
November 22 2014 12:44PM


The truth is not everyone finds a way to dig out of a massive hole. They make movies about the guys who overcome the odds to see the sunshine and touch the ocean. For everyone else? Misery, with a small ray of light that finds its way to us in times of trouble. The hope? Redemption.

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WEEKEND UPDATE

Lowetide
November 22 2014 07:17AM

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While the power play wilts in Edmonton, Brad Hunt is on fire in Oklahoma territory. The undersized defender ripped through the AHL this week in breathtaking fashion, scoring eight points in just four games. It was a week of strong performances by defensemen across the prospect list, with Darnell Nurse and Joey Laleggia having impact weeks. Let's have a look.

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PUSHING LEON

Lowetide
November 20 2014 07:44PM


When we're old and grey (and some of us don't have long to wait) we will be able to look back on this era of Oilers history and ask the following question: was it a good idea to keep Leon in the NHL?

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GDB 18.0: TAYLOR MADE!

Lowetide
November 16 2014 02:37PM

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Confirmation came this morning, like a brilliant ray of sunshine screaming through a cloud cover. Taylor Hall, local hero with icon rising, is back from injuries suffered from his latest battle with iron. Across the city, on twitter, in the malls and cafes and donair shops, excitement began to build. The team had learned a thing or two about winning in his absence, but the King is back and it's time to roll!

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