November Report Card

baggedmilk
December 02 2016 04:30PM

Pong

Fair citizens of the Nation, the second month of the season has wrapped up and that means that it's once again time for you to put on your favourite teacher's hat and grade the Oilers based on what happened in the month of November. Are you ready? Of course, you are.

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The Case Against Kris Russell Part 1

Matt Henderson
December 02 2016 02:30PM

Alright. I’ve been overly damned cheery for weeks on this site. I think it’s a pretty much non-stop stream of happiness since the season began, but it’s becoming increasingly clear that the Oilers are on the verge of doing something incredibly unadvisable: Extending Kris Russell. It makes so little sense for so many reasons, and yet here we are. Let’s have a conversation about this.

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Who Are You with Oscar Klefbom

Jason Gregor
December 02 2016 12:25PM

KlefbomBehindThenet

In our third installment of a new semi-regular feature on my radio show called Who Are You I caught up with Oscar Klefbom.

There was an "interview bomb" appearance from Adam Larsson, Klefbom discussing his infamous photo and many other non-hockey topics.

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Just how good are the Edmonton Oilers?

Jonathan Willis
December 02 2016 10:27AM

It’s a Friday in December and the Edmonton Oilers are not only in playoff position, but they’re there on merit. The really scary thing? If the underlying numbers are to be believed, the rest of the season may go even better.

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
December 02 2016 05:00AM

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A look at the Oilers without McDavid on the Ice, Brian Burke is fed up with the Dougie Hamilton rumors, Leafs young players - playing like stars, analyzing the Jets early season struggles, Flames need to be open for trade business, coach shake up in Florida, analytics vs traditionalists, NHL power rankings and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.

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