GDB 73: Hemsky's 'outburst' nothing to worry about

Jason Gregor
March 24 2009 02:20PM


With ten games to go and sitting somewhat comfortably in 7th place, you would think life is grand yet everything is not rosy in Oilerville.

The Oilers best player is unhappy.

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Losing the Room

Jonathan Willis
March 24 2009 02:11PM

MacT and the team

The Edmonton Oilers fired Springfield Falcons head coach Jeff Truitt back in early February. The Falcons have struggled mightily this season and Truitt’s replacement, Rob Daum, has made some gains but has been unable to turn the team around.

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Financial Shiteroo Continues

March 24 2009 09:48AM


Once upon a time some turd burglar over at suggested that it was very possible this economic downturn could lead to non-screwed teams being put up on the block for sale. Not because they suck, but because the owners would tire of funding their burn in a downturn. Well Nation, it’s starting to happen.

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The Hemsky Quote Everyone Is Talking About

Jonathan Willis
March 24 2009 09:33AM


If you’ve missed it, there’s a story in the Calgary Herald from yesterday where Ales Hemsky publicly complains about the way he has been handled.

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Jeff Deslauriers At Twenty-Three: What It Means Going Forward

Jonathan Willis
March 23 2009 03:44PM


The Oilers’ treatment of prospect Jeff Deslauriers this season has been controversial, to say the least. Some feel that Deslauriers doesn’t have enough of a track record to take up a roster spot, while others worry that so much inactivity could harm his development.

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