Ten Reasons Why Jordan Eberle Should Be The Next Captain

Cat Silverman
July 28 2016 09:00AM

Here are the top ten reasons that Jordan Eberle will make the perfect Oilers captain. 

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Here. Now.

Superfantastic
July 28 2016 07:00AM

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To say it’s been a rough year for all-time great musicians would be like saying it’s been a rough decade for the Oilers – that’s putting it nicely. And while ‘all-time great’ still applies, one loss is local to Canada: Gord Downie is going to die. This is not a hockey article, but it is 100% Canadian. 

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BACK IN THE USSR

Lowetide
July 27 2016 05:46PM

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Bogdan Yakimov will stay in Russia for 2016-17, and that news is a sobering reminder that players who bolt the North American team during a season are rarely given a second chance.

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The Other Guys: Free Agent Scrap Heap

jeanshorts
July 27 2016 03:00PM

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Free agent frenzy has come and gone, and for the first time in history the Edmonton Oilers got the most coveted guy on the market! However there are still plenty of NHL players languishing in free agent purgatory right now. The Oilers would be smart to shore up their depth with the addition of some NHL veteran presence, and today we're going to take a look at a few guys still looking for a good home, that could potentially be a fit for the Oilers. 

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WWYDW: Who Gets The Ice Time in Bakersfield?

Jonathan Willis
July 27 2016 09:00AM

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The Edmonton Oilers have some very interesting decisions to make with respect to which of their young players make the NHL out of training camp and which ones get sent down to the AHL to work on their games.

In this week’s What Would You Do Wednesday, we ask what our readers’ game plan entering training camp would be and how they would distribute the minutes in Bakersfield.

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