The Edmonton Oilers and the Salary Cap

Jonathan Willis
June 30 2009 01:29PM

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If the Oilers make a big roster move in the coming days or weeks, it will involve a trade. The simple fact of the matter is that the Oilers don’t have the cap space to acquire a marquee player without sending at least one big ticket out.

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Tom Gilbert Invited to USA Olympic Camp

Jonathan Willis
June 30 2009 11:08AM

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Edmonton Oilers’ defenseman Tom Gilbert has been invited to the Team USA Olympic orientation camp to be held this fall near Chicago. He is one of 34 NHL’ers invited and one of 12 defensemen at the camp.

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Dwayne Roloson Gets An Offer; Ales Kotalik Does Not

Jonathan Willis
June 29 2009 05:49PM

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With three significant players heading to free agency - including their number one goaltender - the Oilers have made decisions on each of them, and those decisions have been made public.

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Spare the Rod and spoil the child

Robin Brownlee
June 29 2009 05:24PM

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If you love something as much as Rod Phillips loves calling hockey games with the Edmonton Oilers, and you're as good at it as he is, you should do it until they rip the microphone from your hands.

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Scouting Reports: Olivier Roy

Jonathan Willis
June 29 2009 01:38PM

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Olivier Roy was at one point thought by many to be the best goaltender in the draft, but he slipped to the Oilers with the 133rd overall pick. I’ve scoured the internet for scouting reports, which are listed below, and then formed a composite report based on them, found at the end of the article.

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