Are the Edmonton Oil Kings hungry enough to repeat?

Jason Strudwick
October 12 2012 09:19AM

Photo: Resolute/Wikimedia/CC BY-SA 3.0

Winning a championship isn't easy. It is a road full of long hard games, endless battles and mountains of ice bags. Why do teams to it? Because it is so worth it! All the sacrifices, hard practices, workouts and lost teeth are forgotten the second you hoist up a championship trophy.

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Nail Yakupov with a goal, assist, and big ol' dive in the KHL

Steve Dangle
October 11 2012 03:27PM


Hey guys! Steve Dangle here. Myself and fellow Nations contributer Andrey Osadchenko have signed on to do highlights for the KHL's official YouTube channel. Today we got to see Nail Yakupov in action. He picked up a goal, an assist, and what looks like a pretty big Divey McDive.

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The Organizational Depth Chart

Jonathan Willis
October 11 2012 11:44AM

What is the Oilers’ current status at all positions? The finalization of Oklahoma’s roster gives us some clues as to where the various depth players stand. After the jump, my take on the Oilers’ depth chart in all positions.

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October 11 2012 07:58AM

Photo courtesy of Rob Ferguson. All rights reserved.

In the more than 30 years the Oilers have been sending kids to the farm, the team Todd Nelson will send out into the Cleveland night tomorrow will be the best in team history as soon as the first skate blade cuts into the ice.

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Steve Dangle
October 10 2012 10:02PM


Fellow Nations contributer Andrey Osadchenko and I have started making highlight packs in English for the KHL youtube channel this season. Like them? We can make it a regular feature here at the Nations.


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