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November 07 2014 07:30AM

Carter Ashton suspended 20 games, Oilers and Flames moving in opposite directions, Canucks sustaining success, prospects, porn and more in this weeks Roundup

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Holding the Blue Line

Jonathan Willis
November 06 2014 09:43PM


The Edmonton Oilers weren’t very good against Boston on Thursday night, and a big part of the problem was an inability to hold their own blue line.

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GDB 13.0 Wrap Up: Oilers @ Bruins

November 06 2014 07:43PM

So that just happened. Final Score: 5-2 Boston.

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GDB 13.0: Unlucky in Boston

Jason Gregor
November 06 2014 10:55AM

The Oilers last win in Boston was almost 18 years ago to the day. On November 7th, 1996, the Oilers spanked the Bruins 6-0. Curtis Joseph made 25 saves for the shutout. The Polish Prince, Mariusz Czerkawski, scored a hat trick, all at even strength. Kelly Buchberger had three assists and a fight.

It was a rare victory for the Oilers in Boston. The Oilers are 7-23-4 during their 35-year existence on visits to Boston, so a win tonight would be the ultimate surprise.

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November 05 2014 07:04PM

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When it comes to tracking prospects, I like to count arrows. Greg Chase (in photo by Rob Ferguson, all rights reserved) has posted a stunning number of good arrows since he was drafted by the Edmonton Oilers, and his World Junior experience at the summer camp for Team Canada was a tremendous positive. Tonight, Greg Chase's junior career is in limbo and his status as a Calgary Hitmen player is fluid.

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