GDB 64.0: THE STARS AT NIGHT

Wanye
March 02 2012 11:46AM

The Dallas Stars wander into Rexall Place tonight with a record of 33-26-5, clinging to the 8th place in the Western Conference. They are mildly hot with a record of 5-3-2 in their past 10 games and players like Jamie Benn and Mike Ribiero are taking care of business as best they can given their inferior skills and dim wits.

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SHELDON SOURAY: BYGONES

Robin Brownlee
March 01 2012 08:50PM

Fans will boo Sheldon Souray when he steps on to the ice with the Dallas Stars Friday in his first appearance back at Rexall Place since his messy split with the Edmonton Oilers.

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A PINCH OF SIN

Lowetide
March 01 2012 05:11PM

There was a time when the Edmonton Oilers could find a good defenseman at midnight in a snowstorm. Last night, Cam Barker's "pinch of sin" drove home the fact that the Oilers ability to identify useful blue may well be a thing of the past.

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Position of Strength, Position of Weakness

Jonathan Willis
March 01 2012 11:01AM

The Oilers have a wealth of young offensive talent in the NHL. They have a shortage of young, NHL-ready defensive talent. At some point, is the logical decision to send away one or two of the former to add one or two of the latter?

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ON THE ROAD: BACK IN OIL CITY

Wanye
March 01 2012 09:55AM

Welp, for better or for worse we have returned from our Asian Adventure back to Edmonton to begin 2012 two months late. It has definitely one of those cases of ‘good to be gone, better to be back’ and because we have basically used the Nation as a travel diary we thought we would cap it off with an article that summarizes the trip so we can remember it when we are old and senile.

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