YOU TAKE THE VAN, I'LL KEEP THE DOG

Lowetide
October 21 2012 11:36AM

Looking at the current OKC Barons, I'm reminded of a dozen years ago, when the draft and logic told us Michel Riesen would be the AHL player to emerge from the Oiler minor league system as a quality player. Well, draft and logic lost out to a 5th round pick named Jason Chimera. How can we apply those lessons to the current Barons?

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EAGER FACES ASSAULT CHARGES

Robin Brownlee
October 20 2012 08:36PM

Edmonton Oilers forward Ben Eager, who some critics might suggest barely laid a hand on anybody during the 2011-12 season out on the ice, is facing assault charges in the wake of an altercation in a bar early Saturday morning.

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Ovechkin breaks the glass, and the KHL's Top 10 goals, saves, and hits of the month

Steve Dangle
October 20 2012 06:11PM

Today's KHL package from Steve Dangle and Andrey Osadchenko features a couple of notable plays from Alexander Ovechkin and Dynamo Moscow's game against Atlant, and a late comeback from Avangard.

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Dangle's Lockout Log: That time I interviewed Jordan Eberle with a bagel

Steve Dangle
October 20 2012 01:35PM

 

(This article was originally published at Steve Dangle's personal site. But seeing as it had to do with Jordan Eberle, he's allwoing us to re-post it here at OilersNation. Mostly for Wanye's benefit, of course.)

I've made about 1,000 YouTube videos talking about hockey, but I still have a lot of stories and little things I've never really shared before. Since there's a lockout (again), here is one of those stories. It's really long, so here's your chance to tap out early.

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EYES WIDE OPEN

Lowetide
October 20 2012 11:19AM

Justin Schultz is the latest Oiler prospect to create mania in the fanbase. After watching Hall, Ebs and the Nuge, we were all stoked for the Russian. Looks like we'll have to make room for more impact youth.

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