SLOWER THAN YOU THINK

Wanye
February 23 2011 01:32PM

 

Sometimes sitting down to write an article is a daunting prospect. Your words are preserved for all eternity on the interwebs and you don’t want to be the guy who famously predicts that Erik Cole will be a fantastic Oiler. You have to live with that for the rest of your life.

Having said all of that – two things:

1. Trading Ales Hemsky – assuming he wants to be here long term – is a mistake.

2. Secondly – damn you to hell Erik Cole.

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GILBERT BRULE: WHAT NOW?

Robin Brownlee
February 23 2011 01:29PM

Where does Gilbert Brule fit in the plans of the Edmonton Oilers? More to the point with the NHL trade deadline approaching Monday, does Brule fit in the plans with the Oilers?

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GDB 61.0: SHERMANATOR FEELING THE HEAT?

Jason Gregor
February 23 2011 01:03PM

You remember Chuck Sherman a.k.a "The Shermanator" from American Pie. He wet himself at Stifler's party after everyone found out he lied about getting some loving. He was embarrassed and never fully recovered. I wonder how Avs GM Greg Sherman, who is far from a geeky liar, felt after hearing Hall of Famer Peter Stastny, father of current Avs forward Paul Stastny, rip him and the entire Avs organization.

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Oilers/Wild Postgame: Night of Lousy Power Plays

Jonathan Willis
February 22 2011 09:16PM

The Edmonton Oilers played a hockey game on the road against the Minnesota Wild earlier this evening. As with most games the Oilers play on the road against the Wild, this one ended in a loss.

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GDB 60.0: FOUR OR A TRADE?

Jason Gregor
February 22 2011 03:37PM

Let the good times roll.

The Oilers have won three straight, Taylor Hall gave fans some afternoon wood after scoring a natural hat trick v. Atlanta on Saturday and once again you can watch an Oiler game without peering through your hands to see how the horror show will end. Life as an Oiler fan is liveable right now, but when you're looking at a fifth consecutive spring without playoffs liveable doesn't equate to satisfied.

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