The Ticking Klefbom

October 26 2011 06:17PM

Oscar Klefbom was drafted in June and then forgotten about, lost in the flood of teenagers at rookie and training camp vying for attention from the club and Oilersnation. The trouble with these SEL kids is that it's hard to track them and then even more difficult to evaluate them based on miles and miles of zero's in all the scoring columns. Well, how IS Oscar Klefbom doing?

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Does Nikolai Khabibulin's Hot Start Mean He'll Be Good All Season?

Jonathan Willis
October 26 2011 04:17PM

Nikolai Khabibulin has had a superb start to the 2011-12 NHL season. After a year where he imploded badly, allowing Devan Dubnyk to steal the starting job later in the season, he appears to be back at the height of his powers.

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Jason Gregor
October 25 2011 12:06PM

The Oilers are winless in four NW division games thus far, and tonight they will try to change that against the current three-time NW division champion, Vancouver Canucks. If the Oilers have any hope of making the playoffs they need to start beating teams within their division.

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Jason Gregor
October 24 2011 11:06PM

Whether you are for a new arena or opposed to it, tomorrow you will have your chance to voice your opinion. We are damn lucky we live in a country that allows us to speak our mind, so I suggest you make a trip to city hall or email and let them know where you stand.

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October 24 2011 08:53PM

So it seems that there is an all day session of City Council tomorrow for the final public consultation and debate their involvement in the proposed downtown arena.

If we were a betting man (we are) we would think that this deal will move forward after tomorrow’s session (it will) but that there will be the small matter of a multi-million dollar funding gap will need to be addressed (it does.)

We'd also bet the majority of those who will ultimately end up picking up a large portion of the tab will remain on the sidelines content to let "others handle their bizness for them."

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