The Roundup

Nation World HQ
July 03 2015 06:30AM

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We've got you covered with the best articles from the CRAZIEST week in hockey's off-season, check it all out in this week's Roundup.

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Lauri Korpikoski: An Open Letter to Oilers Fans

Cat Silverman
July 02 2015 01:50PM

OpenLetter

Dear OilersNation,

This is my first time writing for you guys, so many of you may not know me. My name's Catherine, I write at LeafsNation, and I watch the Oilers a lot - but last season, I covered the Arizona Coyotes. 

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How much better is the defence?

Jason Gregor
July 02 2015 11:40AM

Defence

Peter Chiarelli signed free agent defender Andrej Sekera and traded for Eric Gryba and Griffin Reinhart in the past week. He still has Oscar Klefbom, Mark Fayne, Andrew Ference, Nikita Nikitin and Justin Schultz on the roster and Darnell Nurse will turn pro this year.

Will  the Oilers' blueline be better than last year?

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A WORK IN PROGRESS

Robin Brownlee
July 02 2015 09:29AM

ChiarelliRebuild

There was a meme circulating Wednesday as the free agency season opened that Pete Chiarelli has already done more to re-shape the Edmonton Oilers in five days than the previous regimes had in the previous five years. There’s some truth to that in terms of quality, if not quantity.

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Oilers sign Sekera and Letestu

Jason Gregor
July 01 2015 11:35AM

The Oilers signed 29 year old defender Andrej Sekera to a six-year deal worth $5.5/season and centre Mark Letestu to a three-year pact at $1.8 million/year.

Both look like solid signings.

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