WWYDW: The Goaltending Options

Jonathan Willis
April 01 2015 08:00AM


That the Edmonton Oilers will go out and acquire at least one new goaltender this summer seems obvious. What are the team’s options, and who should it add?

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What Do We Do About The Tank?

Matt Henderson
March 31 2015 05:02PM


The Tank. It’s ripping the NHL apart right now and pundits are trying to sort out how to fix it. Teams are losing and not just that, they’re trying to lose. No, not the players. The players would never try to lose. In fact, any player who tried to lose a game on purpose is scum and deserves to be exiled to the desert where they wander the waste lands looking for shelter from the oppressive sun and dodging bands of roaming cannibals. But, organizations sure as heck are trying to build purposefully poor rosters in order to pick up a lot of L’s. What do we do about it?

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The Pot of Gold Photoshop Finalists

March 31 2015 03:08PM


The time has come for you to once again do your civic duty and select the next Photoshop champion. One of the following heroes will be walking away with a swag package the likes of which the world has never seen, and will bask in eternal glory! Many have entered, but only one can be named champion. Who will it be? As always, that's up to you.

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Edmonton Oilers sign Joey LaLeggia

Jonathan Willis
March 31 2015 01:33PM

On Tuesday the Edmonton Oilers announced that they had signed University of Denver defenceman Joey LaLeggia to an entry-level deal. LaLeggia, originally a fifth-round pick of the Oilers in the 2012 Draft, had just finished his fourth season in college hockey.

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There’s no upside to dumping Teddy Purcell

Jonathan Willis
March 31 2015 09:28AM


Teddy Purcell hasn’t been a big hit in Edmonton this year. To his critics, he’s soft, slow and dramatically overpaid, a legitimate candidate for a buyout and a really good option for a retained-salary trade.

He’s also well down on any legitimate list of the Oilers’ problems.

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