The Edmonton Oilers and their defence pairings

Jonathan Willis
December 11 2014 12:47PM

21-Ference-6

The Oilers are in a not-very-funny place at the moment. The season is a loss once again, as every season since 2005-06 has been. The head coach likely has twin mandates at this point: first, to do everything he can to get the current roster to show some signs of life and, second, to develop players for next season.

On defence, those two mandates are actually surprisingly compatible.

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The Schultz Conundrum

jeanshorts
December 11 2014 09:35AM


Through various ways and means JSBM were able to secure EXCLUSIVE footage from inside the Edmonton Oilers war room. 

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HOW GOOD IS JACK EICHEL?

Lowetide
December 11 2014 07:30AM


Jack Eichel is one of the most famous hockey players outside the NHL, but there's a bunch of things we don't know about him. He is 77 days older than Connor McDavid, he's from North Chelmsford, Mass. and he's 6.02, 195. The biggest unknown? How good is Jack Eichel?

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GDB 29.0 Wrap Up: Oilers @ Ducks

baggedmilk
December 10 2014 10:41PM

Close

I can't wait to watch this again on Friday! *sigh* Final Score: 2-1 Ducks.

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GDB 29.0: Duck Hunt

Jason Gregor
December 10 2014 07:58PM

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In 2010 Oilers fans had a different version of HOPE. Hall, Omark, Paajarvi and Eberle, but in 2014 the painful reality that the organization is in need of a complete overhaul grows stronger by the day.

The Oilers overcame another horrendous start, battled back to tie the game, but once again their inability to score or limit goals cost them. 

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