Monday Mailbag - March 30th

baggedmilk
March 30 2015 09:00AM

Mailbag

The weekend is over, we’re all back to work, and looking (read: needing) for ways to kill time. Enter the mailbag.  As always, I’ve taken your questions, passed them to our panel of writers, and waited for wisdoms to spill out of their heads.  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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WHO IS THE BEST GOALIE IN THE 2015 DRAFT?

Lowetide
March 30 2015 07:24AM


What we don't know about goalies is a lot. When scouts talk about forwards or defensemen, or we read an online scouting report, we come away with some idea about the player. He's fast and small, or big and slow, etc. Goalies? Who would play you in the movie? It's difficult to figure out what scouts look for and the verbal we get from scouting services is either so technical it's impossible to understand or it sounds like what we might say when asked the same questions.  The entire idea of projecting goalies is voodoo. What's a fan to do?

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First Star, Worst Star: March 29, 2015

jeanshorts
March 29 2015 09:30PM

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Spring has sprung, the playoffs are almost here, it's Wrestlemania Sunday, and if that wasn't enough it's time for First Star, Worst Star! 

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WEEKEND UPDATE!

Lowetide
March 29 2015 05:46PM

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Martin Gernat suffered a season ending injury this week and joined a long line of injured Barons on the sideline. Among those healthy enough to play, who delivered solid performances this week? Read on!

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HOW GOOD IS MATHEW BARZAL?

Lowetide
March 29 2015 10:19AM

Mathew Barzal is an exceptional young hockey player. Size concerns and a significant injury have him lagging behind the top of the draft in terms of buzz, but don't be fooled about him. Young Barzal is among the very best players available in this year's draft.

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