April 02 2014 04:59PM


For several months now, a conversation involving Sam Reinhart often ends up with the young man being compared to Ryan Nugent-Hopkins. Is that accurate?

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Jason Gregor
April 02 2014 02:17PM


The Oilers might likely need a few distractions to keep tonight's tilt close. The Ducks will be shooting to win 50 games for the first time in franchise history, and they will be fired up after their stunning comeback victory vs. the Jets on Monday. The Ducks trailed 4-0 with 23 minutes remaining, then they managed to tie the game with 23 seconds left in the third before winning 16 seconds into OT. 

The Ducks won't take the Oilers lightly this evening.

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GDB Wrap Up: Oilers @ Sharks

April 01 2014 11:23PM


We cheered, we cried, we kissed 2 points goodbye. Final Score: 5-4 Sharks

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April 01 2014 07:53PM

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Aaron Ekblad remains the most interesting prospect available in this year's draft. For Oiler fans, the idea of another top 10 pick to address the blueline has wide appeal. Surely if the team picks Ekblad these defensive woes will go away? Not all defensemen are created equal, and there is some evidence that Ekblad's skill set is unique when compared to the Oilers current stable of blue.

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GDB 76.0: This Should be Fun

Jonathan Willis
April 01 2014 04:18PM


The San Jose Sharks are one of the best teams in the NHL. They’re in a desperate battle with Anaheim for the Pacific Division crown (and the right not to play Los Angeles in the first round). Big, skilled, and motivated, they have every incentive to win every point from here on out.

The Edmonton Oilers, to borrow from Lowetide, are also a team in the NHL.

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