First Star, Worst Star: April 5th, 2015

jeanshorts
April 05 2015 03:30PM

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Happy Easter everyone! I hope you've all gotten sufficiently full on ham, chocolate, and the blood of Jesus. Before settling in for a late nap/early bed time here's First Star, Worst Star rising from the dead like the Easter Bunny!

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Edmonton Oilers sign Kyle Platzer, return Tyler Bunz to OKC

Jonathan Willis
April 05 2015 01:37PM

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The 2014-15 season has not been kind to the Edmonton Oilers. The team has not progressed as hoped, individual players have struggled mightily and the path forward remains decidedly uncertain.

Those looking for a break from the gloom could do worse than consider Kyle Platzer, the 2013 fourth-round draft pick who on Sunday signed an entry-level deal with the Oilers.

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BLUE MONEY 2016+

Lowetide
April 05 2015 09:18AM

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David Musil's recall gives us a clear indication about the Edmonton Oilers depth chart and the value management puts on each of their developing prospects. Good news for a few, bad news for many more.

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G79.0 Wrap Up: Oilers vs Flames

Matt Henderson
April 04 2015 10:57PM


HIGHWAY 2: THE DANGER ZONE. Final Score 4-0 Flames.

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GDB 79.0: Ready the Brooms

Jonathan Willis
April 04 2015 01:43PM

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The Edmonton Oilers play the Calgary Flames tonight. It’s a meaningless game for a bad Edmonton team made worse by injury. It’s a pivotal game for a decent Calgary Flames club that has won every game it has played against Edmonton all season.

It’s a great chance for the Oilers to throw a wrench into the Flames’ playoff hopes. Don’t hold your breath on that.

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