EARLY RETURNS: USE PENCIL

Robin Brownlee
September 15 2013 04:27PM

As long as the off-seasons have been around here the last seven years and first impressions carrying the weight they tend to do, it’s easy to understand how Saturday’s split squad games against the Calgary Flames have fans of the Edmonton Oilers talking today.

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Edmonton Oilers return seven to junior

Jonathan Willis
September 15 2013 12:43PM

The Oilers announced their first cuts of training camp today, sending back seven players with junior eligibility.

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PRESEASON GAME WRAP UP...

Jason Gregor
September 15 2013 10:01AM

The Oilers opened up the preseason with two games vs. the Flames; a  3-2 win in Calgary and a 6-5 shootout loss in Edmonton.

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PRE-SEASON UNDERWAY: OILERS LOSE TO FLAMES AT REXALL

Lowetide
September 15 2013 12:33AM

The Edmonton Oilers (the Rexall version) scored early and often but didn't play a full 60 minutes. The result? A shootout loss at the hands of the Calgary Flames. The split squads in each city ended up playing spoiler for the home fans, but the most important item--finding the 23 men for the final roster--came a little closer to focus in the two games. Here's my take on the Edmonton performers.

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Showboats!

Jonathan Willis
September 14 2013 10:32AM

Dallas Eakins has been making waves since taking over as head coach – he’s a man of definite opinions and hasn’t shied away from expressing them. On Friday, he took a shotgun to a particularly puerile complaint: players showing off.

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