GDB 56.0: MOONLIGHT MILE

Lowetide
February 11 2017 12:30PM

The Edmonton Oilers and Chicago Blackhawks have some famous history together, going back to the first NHL game in Oilers history. Since then, the two teams have met many times in big games, and may do so again in the near future. Both appear playoff bound, and that opens up all kinds of storylines—storylines we have not had the opportunity to explore in many years.

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20-GOAL BLUE

Lowetide
February 10 2017 07:53PM


One night soon—possibly tonight—Ethan Bear will score his 20th goal of the season for the Seattle Thunderbirds. It is a pretty rare occurrence for Oilers defense prospects in the CHL, but how rare? Let's have a look.

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It may not be Russell or Davidson. It could very well be both.

Jonathan Willis
February 10 2017 11:41AM

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Given the choice between keeping Kris Russell and Brandon Davidson, the poll currently on our site suggests that readers of Oilers Nation would prefer the cheaper, younger Davidson.

That, though, may be a false choice. There is a strong argument that Edmonton should move out two defencemen, in which case both Russell and Davidson might find themselves on the chopping block.

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The Capilano Rehab Injury Report: Bloody Noses And Broken Ankles

Chris the Intern
February 10 2017 09:00AM

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We've had a little bit of action over the past few days which is COOL cause I have something to write about but HORRIBLE cause injury news is often bad news. But don't worry, I'll start with the good news.

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NHLNotebook: Arizona on the move, Dr. Omalu calls the NHL's bluff, Phaneuf and the Expansion Draft

Zach Laing
February 10 2017 07:00AM

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The NHLN Notebook is a semi-regular feature of interesting hockey content from the past few days that doesn't quite deserve its own article. 

In today's notebook, we look at Arizona possibly being on the move (again), Gary Bettman getting called out by Dr. Bennet Omalu who is the doctor that discovered CTE, and Bryan Bickell getting set to return to the NHL. Also, Dion Phaneuf may be asked to waive his no move clause to help Ottawa prospect younger defencemen come expansion draft time, and Dallas mulls over whether or not to sell at the deadline. 

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