The Hemsky Quote Everyone Is Talking About

Jonathan Willis
March 24 2009 09:33AM

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If you’ve missed it, there’s a story in the Calgary Herald from yesterday where Ales Hemsky publicly complains about the way he has been handled.

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Jeff Deslauriers At Twenty-Three: What It Means Going Forward

Jonathan Willis
March 23 2009 03:44PM

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The Oilers’ treatment of prospect Jeff Deslauriers this season has been controversial, to say the least. Some feel that Deslauriers doesn’t have enough of a track record to take up a roster spot, while others worry that so much inactivity could harm his development.

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Eberle Signs – Oilers Surpass Contract Limit?

Jonathan Willis
March 23 2009 10:19AM

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Jordan Eberle signed an entry-level deal today, clearing the way for him to join Springfield for the remainder of the season. It’s a signing that may have some ramifications for players on the bubble.

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But What Have You Done For Me Lately?

Jonathan Willis
March 23 2009 10:07AM

Huet We’ve had some discussion about the Oilers’ goaltending situation over the past couple of days. I’ve advocated a two-goalie tandem system, but despite that I’m convinced that most fans would prefer to see one bona fide starter. Based on how Craig MacTavish has used his starters in seasons past, I’d guess that he feels the same way.

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Around the Blogosphere: Where Every Word Is Its Own Sentence

Jonathan Willis
March 22 2009 10:21AM

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Today being March 22, it is of course the birthday of William Shatner.

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