GDB MINUS THREE: COYOTES

Wanye
September 29 2010 04:48PM

For a second preseason GDB in a row we are going to defer making any judgements about the quality of ice hockey being played by the Edmonton Oilers Hockey Club thus far. Nor, will we discuss our level of excitement/non-excitement about the play of some of the players who may or may not be on the roster.

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TEN YEARS: A TRIBUTE TO MY FATHER

Jason Gregor
September 29 2010 09:43AM

 

In life we celebrate milestones annually, but we seem to focus on specific years a bit more. First anniversaries, or 5th, 10th, 20th etc, they somehow seem a bit more important than a 6th, 11th or 21st. I’m not sure why we do this, but we do, and today I found myself doing the exact same thing.

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North By Northwest

Lowetide
September 29 2010 07:19AM

A year ago, I picked the Edmonton Oilers to finish 4th in the NW, 11th in the conference. They finished last in the NW, last in the conference and last in the league. Their minor league team was horrible, their veterans made headlines for failures, injuries, running their mouths and worse. They were frightful. They were major league in name only a season ago. Where do they go from here?

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A GREEN ARENA

Wanye
September 28 2010 09:28PM

We’ve been rolling around an idea in our brain for a few years now. It started as a “gee, this would be a good idea” concept and later involved doing some research with a local engineer to see if it had any legs.

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MY TWO CENTS ON HALL AND PAAJARVI: A CONTRACT YEAR BURNED?

Robin Brownlee
September 28 2010 04:46PM

It's been suggested by some people the Edmonton Oilers rebuilding plans would be best served by returning Taylor Hall to Windsor and Magnus Paajarvi to Sweden regardless of whether they earn a roster spot outright based on their play during pre-season.

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