QUESTIONS FOR 12-13

Lowetide
April 15 2012 09:31AM

Last spring we had a lot of questions and the summer, fall and winter delivered answers. The Nuge WAS golden, Smyth's return was wonderful and the team improved but ended up in the same old neighbourhood. What are the questions this summer? More importantly, what are the answers?

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WINGMEN

Lowetide
April 14 2012 10:01AM

The Edmonton Oilers have some tough decisions to make this summer. Example: their 8 wingmen. Add up  the NHL contracts, the solid prospects knocking on the door and the #1 overall pick and something's gotta give.

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MATH SPEAKS OUT ON 2012 DRAFT

Lowetide
April 12 2012 05:07PM

The Edmonton Oilers have the #1 overall pick on the strength of winning the draft lottery. Experts tell us that Nail Yakupov (in photo) is the best player available. What does our friend math say?

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OILERS WIN!

Lowetide
April 10 2012 06:45PM

We know now where Edmonton will pick in the 2012 draft (barring trade). Winning the lottery creates all kinds of options. Who is the best prospect available? What's out there? Where do Edmonton's picks come from? Who are the important men in the amateur procurement department?

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IN SEARCH OF Keyser Söze

Lowetide
April 08 2012 09:56AM

Ask an Oiler fan what the club needs to improve and the answers vary wildly. However, a "top 4D" and a "big, tough forward to play with the skilled kids" are at the top of the list. We've talked at length about the defenseman, but what of this big forward, this Frankenstein, this Keyser Söze?

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