Oilers unveil Heritage Classic alumni rosters, jerseys

Zach Laing
August 05 2016 05:12PM



After initially being announced in March, the Oilers and the Jets released some more info regarding the impending 2016 Heritage Classic that will see the teams face off on Sunday, Oct. 23 at Investors Group Field in Winnipeg. 

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Robin Brownlee
August 05 2016 11:02AM


Being somebody who doesn’t mind the occasional stroll down memory lane when it comes to the Edmonton Oilers, I’ve been having fun compiling and writing the Top 100 Oilers of all-time list over the last several months.

Every now and then, something I come across while putting together and researching the list – a quote or a situation I’d forgotten or a tidbit I didn’t know of at all – triggers another train of thought. Likewise, many of your responses in the comments section have done the same.

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Was Gretzky good, average or bad at drafting?

Jason Gregor
August 05 2016 08:43AM


What should we consider a success when looking at a five-year span of NHL drafts? If a team lands one superstar and a few solid players is that good? Do you need to have one solid player from each year? I think we will all have different views of success, and after a conversation on twitter with Jonathan Willis I wanted to look at all 30 teams draft success between 2007-2011.

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
August 05 2016 05:00AM


Leafs frontrunners for Vesey, are the Canucks D good enough now, referees in Calgary, a lot of Gretzky's in Edmonton, Bobby Hull deserves a snub, analytics debate roars again, superstars fight and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.

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Hockey Nation Profile: Tunisia — The Newest Hockey Champions

Steven Ellis
August 04 2016 10:00AM


        Photo from Said Mrigua

Do you think ice hockey in Las Vegas doesn't make sense? Try playing hockey in Africa.

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