GDB 54:0 Wrap Up: Oilers @ Devils

February 09 2015 07:50PM

We won? We won! Final Score: 2-1 Oilers.

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GDB 54.0: Date with Devils

Jason Gregor
February 09 2015 05:06PM


The Oilers got dominated 5-1 by Toronto, the 24th place team in the league, on Saturday night. After Wednesday's lacklustre performance vs. the Penguins, Todd Nelson expected his team's effort to be better, but it wasn't. In fact, it was worse.

We've seen that type of effort far too often the past few seasons, and I'm curious to see how Nelson reacts if his team is flat again tonight against the 23rd ranked team in the league.

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30th Is Attainable

Matt Henderson
February 09 2015 01:30PM

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I don’t want to get too many hopes up (?) but the Oilers are absolutely capable of dethroning the Buffalo Sabres for the title of “Worst Team In The NHL” in the final stretch of the season.

Now I know everybody has already crowned Buffalo the worst team in modern history, but I still think there’s a combination of events that can absolutely conspire to put the Edmonton Oilers into guaranteed McEichel territory.

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Nation Network NHL Power Rankings: Blackhawks reclaim top spot

Thomas Drance
February 09 2015 11:33AM


They've been called "the Glenn Healy" of NHL Power Rankings, they've been furiously annotated and derided as useless. And now they're here. Available across the Nation Network: it's NHL Power Rankings!

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Craig MacTavish's Defensive Blueprint for 2015-16

Jonathan Willis
February 09 2015 09:30AM

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General manager Craig MacTavish sat down for a one-on-one interview with Bob Stauffer of Oilers Now last week and laid out a blueprint for next season’s defensive group.

It’s a plan that doesn’t lack for boldness, though its wisdom is very much open to debate.

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