January 01 2015 01:35PM

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The Oklahoma City Barons have seen two college defenders debut and then make quick work of the minors before establishing themselves as NHL options. Once they arrive in the NHL, a lack of physical play becomes an issue. Why? And if this is an issue, why are the Oilers procuring these players? Further, what does it tell us about Dillon Simpson and his future in the organization?

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The Fantasy Minute: Waiver Wire

Nation World HQ
January 01 2015 06:45AM

NHL Fantasy Hockey tips from The Nation Network and Here’s a quick run through of the best Fantasy Hockey waiver adds, sleepers and buy-low sell-high candidates for the week (Based on 12 team leagues).

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GDB 38.0 Wrap Up: Oilers @ Flames

December 31 2014 10:21PM

You're dead to me, 2014.  Happy New Year, everybody! Final Score: 4-3 Flames in OT.

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GDB 38.0: Good riddance 2014

Jason Gregor
December 31 2014 05:25PM

The Oilers would love nothing more than to erase 2014 from their memories. It has been a terrible calender year for the Blue and Orange.

They've played 77 games.
They've won 24 of them.
They have totaled 59 of a possible 154 points. 

It hasn't been pretty, but they will try to end 2014 on a good note; with back-to-back wins.

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Send The Rookie Away

Matt Henderson
December 31 2014 03:10PM

The question of what the Oil should do with Rookie Leon Draisaitl at the 40 game mark of the season has been a point of speculation for some time. On Tuesday Mark Spector felt comfortable stating that based on his information the Oilers would be sending the big German to the WHL by Saturday.

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