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FGD: One Tin Soldier – The Legend of City Yak

  After Shelbyville showed us all that even a broken clock is right twice a day, the Battle of Alberta gamethread is back where it belongs. Oh and if you don’t get the reference in the title? Google is your friend. Tonight, two teams on completely different roads will cross paths once again, where scoreboard…

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NO JOKE…IT IS APRIL AND OILERS ARE IN THE MIX

One of the best April Fools Day jokes I remember was when the Edmonton Journal had a sidebar piece stating Bo Jackson was going to become a three-sport athlete and play hockey. I remember reading it and thinking, "If anyone can do it, Bo can." He was such a freakishly good athlete, but after my brother…

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SMID SIGNS FOUR-YEAR DEAL

Ladislav Smid and the Oilers agreed to a four-year extension worth $14 million this morning. This is fair deal for both and a reasonable cap hit of  $3.5 million. The deal does not include a no-movement or no-trade clause. I’m not surprised the two sides agreed. The Oilers needed Smid and he really likes it…