LIAR, LIAR. PANTS ON FIRE

Robin Brownlee
November 14 2014 11:23AM

Liar

“Honey, do these jeans make me look fat?” Any married man who’s been lobbed that grenade by his better half understands there are times when honesty takes a backseat to diplomacy -- otherwise known as the white lie, the fib – lest one risk frostbite between the marital sheets for weeks on end.

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
November 14 2014 08:35AM

Leafs player usage, Canucks past drafts, Flames fancy stats, Nugent-Hopkins making great strides and more in this weeks Roundup.

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First Star, Worst Star - November 14, 2014

jeanshorts
November 14 2014 07:30AM

backbaby

Welcome, welcome one and all, to the inaugural post in the NEW First Star, Worst Star feature! For those of you that are new around here, or have just forgotten a lot of things due to Oilers-related-alcohol-abuse (ORAB) this is a feature we did a lot of years back where we highlight the best and the worst thing in the NHL this week! You can check out the OG posts here! 

Without further ado, here we go!

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GDB 17.0 Wrap Up: Senators @ Oilers

baggedmilk
November 13 2014 11:51PM


Another bad start, another wasted game. Final Score: 4-3 Senators.

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GDB 17.0: Maintain a good start

Jason Gregor
November 13 2014 12:01PM

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The Oilers have scored first in eight of their 16 games, however, they've only held the lead twice after the first period. Another step in their development -- yes they still have a lot of steps -- will be learning to build off of a good start.

The Oilers are only 4-3-1 when they score first, tied for 24th worst winning % when scoring first, but the good news is that if they don't score first, the Ottawa Senators, their opponents this evening, are 27th with a .444 winning % going 4-2-3.

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