The Roundup

Nation World HQ
January 29 2016 06:00AM

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LeafsNation is now TankNation, Wideman runs over ref in Calgary, Barkov's contract impact on Sean Monahan, a Horvat for Douin trade possible in Vancouver, Ken Holland shouldn't have a phone at the trade deadline, Jets look to sign Byfuglien and not Ladd, Nail Yakupov positive possession in Edmonton, a look around the NHL at the break, all kinds of trade deadline scenarios and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by DraftKings.

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January 28 2016 07:10PM

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Sometimes the draft feels like a newer memory than Connor McDavid in an NHL game. The young man is in Bakersfield working toward a return date that we hope is February 2, 2016. Will he play that night?

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Your Trade Ideas Could Mean Free NationGear

January 28 2016 03:41PM


If there's one thing the Nation is good at it's coming up with trade ideas that would help the Oilers climb out of the depths of hell that we've been living in for the past decade. Today, I present you with a chance to table your ideas and maybe even win some NationGear for your troubles. 

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Ebs Ugly Sweater Winner Announced

Chris the Intern
January 28 2016 01:40PM

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It's the moment you've all been waiting for. While Jordan Eberle and the Edmonton Oilers have been soaking up the sun on their all-star break, we here in Edmonton have been nervously biting our nails wondering who's going to win the signed Eberle jersey and Oiler tickets. That's what i've been up to anyways.

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Matt Henderson
January 28 2016 11:44AM


The arrival of Adam Clendening via the waiver wire to a team fighting injuries might not signal anything in particular coming on the horizon, except the Oilers are actually healthy down the right side of the ice. But it is difficult not to project change to Edmonton’s defense happening in the short term.

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