Job Market 2 (Beware the Ginger)

Lowetide
October 02 2010 07:24AM

A dozen days ago we looked at the Oilers depth chart and made some bets. These 12 days later, how many of those bets look like they'll pay off? How many are still up in the air? How many have gone south? 

The answers may surprise you.  

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LEAVE THE KIDS ALONE: THE PROTECTION RACKET

Robin Brownlee
October 01 2010 04:13PM

While I don't pine for or expect to see a new millennium version of the 1970s Philadelphia Flyers at Rexall Place this season, I'm one of those dinosaurs who believes toughness takes a backseat only to talent when it comes to building a successful hockey team.

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GDB: MINUS TWO

Jason Gregor
October 01 2010 01:57PM

"All we want to see tonight is some fights and some scores. We want this as bad as Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen and their crew of slowed down children want pizza. And now back to Gregor's fact filled GDB" - Wanye

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TOUGH CALLS?: NOT SO MUCH IN GOAL

Robin Brownlee
October 01 2010 09:25AM

DALLAS - APRIL 02: Goaltender Devan Dubnyk #40 of the Edmonton Oilers at American Airlines Center on April 2, 2010 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

With 23 spots on the roster, 32 players still in town and just two pre-season games left to play, the Edmonton Oilers have some tough decisions to make. Indications are, though, deciding who'll be the back-up to Nikolai Khabibulin isn't one of them.

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One Man's Junk is Another Man's Treasure

Lowetide
October 01 2010 07:26AM

Oiler fans finding themselves spending work hours fretting over the possible loss of Shawn Belle or Richard Petiot to waivers need to remember one thing: the Oilers are #1 on the list for all players on the waiver wire. Once again, first overall could come in handy over the next few days.

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