Financial Shiteroo Continues

Wanye
March 24 2009 09:48AM

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Once upon a time some turd burglar over at OilersNation.com suggested that it was very possible this economic downturn could lead to non-screwed teams being put up on the block for sale. Not because they suck, but because the owners would tire of funding their burn in a downturn. Well Nation, it’s starting to happen.

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The Hemsky Quote Everyone Is Talking About

Jonathan Willis
March 24 2009 09:33AM

Hemsky

If you’ve missed it, there’s a story in the Calgary Herald from yesterday where Ales Hemsky publicly complains about the way he has been handled.

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Jeff Deslauriers At Twenty-Three: What It Means Going Forward

Jonathan Willis
March 23 2009 03:44PM

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The Oilers’ treatment of prospect Jeff Deslauriers this season has been controversial, to say the least. Some feel that Deslauriers doesn’t have enough of a track record to take up a roster spot, while others worry that so much inactivity could harm his development.

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Oilers working on their power-play

Jason Gregor
March 23 2009 01:59PM

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The Oilers skated this morning except for Souray, Roloson, Reddox and Nilsson. Nilsson just walked by me during practice and I jokingly asked him if he will be in the doghouse for missing the skate. He laughed and said he got the green light not to skate today. He bruised his knee on the road trip, so they gave him the day off today, but said he will play tomorrow.

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Eberle Signs – Oilers Surpass Contract Limit?

Jonathan Willis
March 23 2009 10:19AM

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Jordan Eberle signed an entry-level deal today, clearing the way for him to join Springfield for the remainder of the season. It’s a signing that may have some ramifications for players on the bubble.

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