Brule, Four Others Cut

Jonathan Willis
October 02 2011 04:22PM

The Edmonton Oilers have announced the demotion of five players on their official website: Gilbert Brule, Josh Green, Teemu Hartikainen, Ryan O'Marra and Ryan Keller.  Brule, Green, O'Marra and Keller will need to clear waivers before being assigned to Oklahoma City.

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The First Annual Nation Network Hockey Pool

Jonathan Willis
October 02 2011 02:19PM

Due to the high volume of requests, for the first time ever the Nation Network will launch a hockey pool open to all of our faithful readers! Details are after the jump.

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October 02 2011 01:32PM


As the 2011-12 NHL season draws closer and closer we are getting ready for the second season of NationRadio. There are some exciting things being planned for this year and one of the most exciting is the announcement of our title sponsor Edmonton Motors.

You think that Lowetide's demands to be paid in 17th century Russian tapestries is cheap? Certainly not - it takes hundreds of thousands of dollars per week. We need to keep the sponsors happy to keep Lowetide happy to keep all our beloved listeners happy. Its a circle of happiness sponsored by Edmonton Motors and we can't be more pleased to be working with our newest partner.

This is NationRadio.

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Confessions of an Oiler Fan

October 02 2011 08:22AM

My name is Lowetide and I haven't thought about the Oilers trading for a defenseman in five minutes. (polite applause)

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Jason Gregor
October 01 2011 10:57PM

Steve Tambellini announced on After Hours on CBC that Ladislav Smid has a separated A/C joint, but didn't say how long he'll be out.

The Oilers blueline wasn't that strong to begin with, and Smid's injury will put even more pressure on the backend.

You have to think the Oilers will be claiming a D-man on waivers sometime this week.



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