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GDB 23.0: GOING STREAKING

Old School is one my favourite movies. Mitch, Frank "The Tank" and Beanie were an excellent combination of sarcasm, smarts, idiocy and yearning to re-live youth. Frank ended up going streaking by himself, and ends up getting picked up by his embarrassed wife and her fan full of friends. Classic. If the Oilers plan to…

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TUESDAY TIDBITS…BEATING THE ODDS

Josh Harding’s story keeps getting better and better. The 38th pick in the 2002 NHL entry draft was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in November of 2012. At the time many wondered if he would be healthy enough to return to the NHL. MS is an unpredictable neurological disease. It can cause blurred vision, loss of…

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Dallas Eakins and the Edmonton Oilers’ fourth line

Edmonton’s fourth line, for much of the year, has been built around the duo of Will Acton and Luke Gazdic. Those two forwards combined for 30 points in the AHL last season; Gazdic has cracked 20 points once at that level and Acton never has. After the Oilers’ game against San Jose on Friday, head…