Pitlick: "I'm Sick of Playing in the American League"

Jason Gregor
July 13 2016 11:15AM

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Tyler Pitlick debuted in the Oilers organization on October 9th, 2011 in Texas, as a member of the Oklahoma City Barons. He had an assist in his second game, and tallied a goal and an assist the next night. It was a fantastic start, but his next 220 pro games have been filled with anger, frustration and pain.

In five pro seasons Pitlick has played 196 games in the AHL and 27 in the NHL, but he's missed 156 games due to injury. He's missed 61 NHL games and 95 in the AHL.

Injuries have been a major factor in his inability to become a regular NHLer, however, last September during Oilers training camp and preseason Pitlick, in his own words, laid an egg and was sent down.

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What Will We Get From the Monster? A Look At Jonas Gustavsson

Cat Silverman
July 13 2016 10:14AM

What's up, OilersNation? Emergency recall goalie Cat Silverman here, now on an OilersNation Standard Player Contract, to talk to you guys about Jonas Gustavsson a bit!

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The Second Defence Pairing

Jonathan Willis
July 12 2016 05:30PM

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The Edmonton Oilers entered the summer of 2016 with several issues on the defensive side of the depth chart. Adam Larsson was deemed to be the solution to the right side of the team’s top pairing, but there are still questions regarding how the Oilers plan to approach some of the secondary issues with the back end.

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The NHL Isn't Fun

Chris the Intern
July 12 2016 03:30PM

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Don't get me wrong, the NHL is the best pro-sports league in the world for the best game in the world. Nothing compares to the speed, intensity, and action that hockey provides to its fans. However, with that said I do think that we can all agree on one thing, the NHL isn't any fun when you compare it to other sports. In fact, I'm here to show how the NHL goes out of its way to make the league lame and boring.   

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A JSBM CARTOON: THE TAYLOR HALL TRADE

jeanshorts
July 12 2016 01:30PM

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Jeanshorts and Baggedmilk were able to score a spot at an ULTRA-EXCLUSIVE press conference held by Peter Chiarelli just mere minutes after the Taylor Hall trade. What they found out will alter your view on human existence FOREVER! Click here to find out more! 

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