Season Prognostications...

Jason Gregor
October 08 2014 02:40PM

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Another NHL season is finally upon us. Eight teams will begin the long journey of an 82-game regular season that hopefully ends with a berth in the playoffs in mid-April.

Will the Oilers end their eight-year playoff drought?

We discuss that and more in our annual Oilersnation Prognostications.

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WWYDW: Solve the Oilers' defensive logjam

Jonathan Willis
October 08 2014 01:12PM

Today we continue a new series – What Would You Do Wednesday? This puts our readers in hypothetical control of the Edmonton Oilers and asks them to solve the organization’s problems. Today, our focus turns to the defence.

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NO CIGAR: THE DIRTY DOZEN

Robin Brownlee
October 07 2014 08:19PM

GoodNews

If most of the cards fall their way, I won’t be shocked if the Edmonton Oilers improve by 20 points this season. I will be surprised, however, if they end an eight-year playoff drought and make it to the post-season in the Western Conference for the first time since reaching the Stanley Cup final in 2006.

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Will games resemble practice?

Jason Gregor
October 07 2014 03:35PM

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Two days remain until the Oilers open their 35th NHL season against the Calgary Flames. As I watched practice there we some interesting things unfolding on the ice.

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IT’S A CAPTION CONTEST ***WINNERS ANNOUNCED***

baggedmilk
October 07 2014 10:59AM

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Wanye is out of town, and there is nothing I like more than giving away his stuff while he’s gone. I dug around in the warehouse (read: bothered people), rounded up some prizes, and found a picture. Ladies and gentlemen, we’re doing a caption contest.

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