THELEAFSNATION.COM LAUNCHES NOW

Wanye
October 09 2010 09:46PM

 

On November 27, 2007 we launched OilersNation.com roughly 45 days past our target date of the start of the season. January 28, 2008 we launched FlamesNation.ca, a mere 27 days past our deadline of "New Years or bust." April 10, 2009 saw the launch of CanucksArmy.com completely missing our goal of "catching the wave of playoff drive fever."

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OILERS DEPTH...HOW GOOD IS IT?

Jason Gregor
October 09 2010 05:35PM

Does the Oilers potential offensive depth rank up there with the greatest in the history of the NHL, or even in Oilers' history? It depends on what you consider to be offensive depth. If you have superstar players, then it is much harder to spread the wealth throughout your lineup. 

But the suggestion that seven 40+ players is unrealistic, or would put the Oilers in a class with the greatest offensive depth ever, is simply incorrect.

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SATURDAY CONFESSIONS

Wanye
October 09 2010 03:15PM

Saturday afternoons seem as good a time as any to think about people you have wronged during the week, confess what you have done and ask for forgiveness. Here goes nothing.

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Running Back to Saskatoon

Lowetide
October 09 2010 07:53AM

This is Saskatoon. "The City of Bridges." Famous people from Saskatoon include Colby Armstrong, Brent Ashton, Mike Babcock, John Diefenbaker, Pete Friesen, Gordie Howe, Bill Hunter, Keith Magnuson, Joni Mitchell, Farley Mowatt, Jim Pattison, the Northern Pikes, Rowdy Roddy Piper and Shannon Tweed. Our subject today is a current resident of the city.

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ONE IN THE BOOKS: EVERYTHING ALIGNS

Robin Brownlee
October 08 2010 01:16PM

Edmonton Oilers' Jordan Eberle flies through the air after scoring his first career goal on the Calgary Flames during the third period of their NHL hockey game in Edmonton October 7, 2010.  REUTERS/Dan Riedlhuber (CANADA - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

I'm not going to throw a wet blanket on the Edmonton Oilers 4-0 waxing of the Calgary Flames because there's plenty of wannabe deep-thinkers doing it already, cautioning, "It's only one game" and "Ooh, don't get carried away." One game constitutes a "short sample size." Derrrrr, the Oilers aren't going to go 82-0?

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