The Edmonton Oilers under three coaching regimes

Jonathan Willis
January 10 2015 01:00PM

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I like Todd Nelson as a coach, and strongly suspect that the combination of a new coach and an influx of new personnel did good things to a team that seemed to be badly in need of some fresh air.

With that said, the team’s current 3-1-2 run under Nelson is built on things that are not going to last.

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January 10 2015 10:59AM

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Josh Winquist (in photo by Rob Ferguson, all rights reserved) is one of several minor leaguers, juniors, college players and European players who performed well this week.

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Nation World HQ
January 10 2015 07:30AM


Courtesy of The Royal Half, here's a wrap-up of the past week in the Pacific from some of the best and brightest bloggers who cover Pacific Division teams. We present the latest instalment of Pacific War Room for the 2014-15 NHL Season!

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Did the Edmonton Oilers see the game Jeff Petry just had?

Jonathan Willis
January 10 2015 12:11AM


Pretty much everyone expects that the Edmonton Oilers are going to trade Jeff Petry. He’s a pending unrestricted free agent on a bad team, and said bad team has never really seemed all that committed to the player.

It’ll be a shame if it happens, because he’s the best defenceman on the team, and the kind of things he does when he's at his best were on full display in Friday’s 5-2 victory over Chicago.

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GDB 42.0 Wrap Up: Blackhawks @ Oilers

January 09 2015 10:13PM

Who the hell saw that coming? Final Score: 5-2 Oilers. 

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