Justin Schultz: One-Year Deal?

Jonathan Willis
August 19 2014 07:00AM


As the summer drags on, Justin Schultz’s status as a restricted free agent has become increasingly conspicuous. All of the Oilers’ other in-house business seems to be done, leaving Schultz as the last item on the internal to-do list.

Is a one-year deal the way to resolve the situation?

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Monday Mailbag - August 18th

August 18 2014 01:35PM


The mailbag is back after a 1 week hiatus, and our writers are here to teach you a few things.  If you've got a question you want answered, email it to me at baggedmilk@oilersnation.com and I'll get it posted as soon as possible. Sit back, enjoy, and kill as much work time as possible.

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Robin Brownlee
August 18 2014 11:33AM


By the time the end of November rolled around last season, the Edmonton Oilers had dashed any hopes fans had that they’d kinda-sorta contend for a playoff spot in the Western Conference. Meaningful games in March and April? The Oilers were done by December.

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Lost along the way

Jonathan Willis
August 18 2014 09:12AM

Toni Rajala was this close to being a success story.

The 2009 fourth round draft pick passed hurdle after hurdle, and then left before even really challenging the final one.

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August 17 2014 03:33PM

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Jujhar Khaira will very likely spend his rookie pro season in Oklahoma City, with fellow newcomers Bogdan Yakimov, Mitchell Moroz, Iiro Pakarinen and others. It's exciting for Oilers fans, who have enjoyed watching plenty of defensemen develop but not many forwards. This could be a big rookie crop of forwards in 2014-15, likely the strongest in Barons' history.

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