Examples in Bad Sportswriting: The Illustrious Dan Barnes

Jonathan Willis
February 03 2009 03:12PM

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Most of the blogs that cover the Oilers have definite opinions on the various mainstream journalists who cover the team.

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Fire Craig MacTavish

Jonathan Willis
February 02 2009 05:30PM

Craig MacTavish: you're fired

I’ve been a fan of Craig MacTavish for a long time. I defended him last season, and I defended him at the start of this season. He’s a smart guy, and has done a good job getting unheralded players to perform beyond what one would reasonably expect to be their level of ability.

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AHL Prospect Rankings: #15 - Colin McDonald

Jonathan Willis
January 31 2009 10:27PM

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Colin McDonald was a bit of a reach for the Oilers, who drafted him 51st overall in 2003 despite the fact that most publicly available stuff (ISS/CSB Rankings, THN, etc).

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AHL Prospect Rankings: #16 – Guillaume Lefebvre

Jonathan Willis
January 29 2009 01:39PM

Guillaume Lefebvre, like many a rough-and-tumble player before him, was drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers. He bounced around the QMJHL as a junior

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The Oilers Top-12 prospects, by TSN

Jonathan Willis
January 28 2009 03:34PM

I’ve been busy the last couple of days, so I haven’t had a chance to comment on TSN’s Top-12 Oilers’ prospects.

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