Expansion Opportunities

Jonathan Willis
January 02 2017 09:00AM

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When the Vegas Golden Knights make their selection from the Edmonton Oilers at this summer’s expansion draft, my guess is that it will be one of two players: Benoit Pouliot or Mark Fayne.

Superficially, neither is an ideal pick for Vegas, but Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli has the ability to make such a choice worthwhile for the Knights, and presumably he also has the motivation.

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Monday Mailbag - New Year's Resolutions

baggedmilk
January 02 2017 07:00AM

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You rang in the new year, you drank too much, you spent the day hungover, and now you're looking for a way to kill time at work. Luckily, the mailbag is here to save you from being too productive. As always, the mailbag depends on your questions. If you have one, you can email it to me at baggedmilk@oilersnation.com or on Twitter at @jsbmbaggedmilk. Enjoy the distraction. Happy New Year, Nation!

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WEEKEND UPDATE!

Lowetide
January 01 2017 08:00PM

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Oilers prospects are back in action after the Christmas break, and some of them are scoring at will. A few major weeks across the prospect universe are worth looking at, with special attention on the AHL and CHL. Photo by Mark Williams, all rights reserved. 

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GDB 38.0 Wrap Up: Happy New Year!

baggedmilk
December 31 2016 11:02PM


They lost but they're still in a playoff spot. I'll take it. Final Score: 3-2 Canucks in the shootout

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SPEAKING WITH THE ENEMY: Canucks @ Oilers

Nation World HQ
December 31 2016 02:00PM

Spy vs Spy

The Oilers and Canucks will close out 2016 with a New Year's Eve affair and we've asked writers from both OilersNation and CanucksArmy to give us their take on tonight's matchup. We've also put together a few quick stats to get you ready for the last Nation battle of the year. 

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