Tough love time...

Jason Gregor
December 08 2014 02:00PM

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The Oilers ended their 11-game losing streak with a solid 2-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks last night. It was a welcome change for the organization and the fans. The losing was starting to bother even the most pessimistic fan.

It is only one game, and the Oilers woes are far from over, but if this team is going to continue to improve now is the time for some tough love from head coach Dallas Eakins.

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Accountability & Justin Schultz

Jonathan Willis
December 08 2014 12:09PM

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The Edmonton Oilers won a hockey game for the first time in a dozen tries on Sunday night, and it was a game that had some interesting points. One of the most notable was Justin Schultz’s ice time; he played just 13:14 on the team’s third-pairing as head coach Dallas Eakins leaned heavily on his top two pairings.

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Monday Mailbag - December 8th

baggedmilk
December 08 2014 09:30AM

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Another weekend is in the books, we’re all back to work, and looking for ways to kill time. Enter the Mailbag.  As always, we’ve taken your questions, passed them to our panel of writers, and waited for whatever wisdoms they may share.  If you want to ask a question, email me at baggedmilk@oilersnation.com or hit me up on Twitter at @jsbmbaggedmilk. Enjoy.

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We Have A Philosophy

Matt Henderson
December 08 2014 07:30AM

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I have spent the last couple of days trying to parse as much info as I possibly could from the MacT press conference and the subsequent follow up done one on one for the Oilers website. There were so many things that were said but almost none of it piqued my interest until MacTavish started talking about the Draft.

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GDB 27.o Wrap Up: Sharks @ Oilers

baggedmilk
December 07 2014 11:15PM

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OMG we did it! Final Score: 2-1 Oilers.

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