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NATION NETWORK SURVEY

It’s back to work time at the Nation. Unreasonable optimism is beginning to build here in Edmonton, Brian Burke is already irate about something or other down in Calgary and in Vancouver ocean kayakers shrug indifferently at one other when the Canucks are infrequently mentioned.  We have some big things planned for the Nation Network this fall. Existing sites…

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NHL Rule Adjustments

On Thursday the NHL announced numerous rule tweaks. A few of them will have an impact on the play, others most people won’t even notice a difference! Let’s take a look at what it will mean for the players.

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THE ROUNDUP

Rookie camps, team previews, zone entries, hockey markets contributing to losses, and more in this week’s Round Up

Young Stars Tournament: Oilers Preview

#451347286 / gettyimages.com The Nations Network is sending this Jets blogger to the 2014 Young Stars Tournament in Penticton, BC. I’ll be judging your team and bringing you live scouting reports. Check out last year’s wrap-up piece here. The Young Stars Tournament is here again! I’ll be there all weekend to scout, blog, and dry out my insides…

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CAMPING!

The Edmonton Oilers are sending a much stronger group to the BC interior this year, and should get better results because of it. Keeping score in a rookie tournament has no value at all, but there are players in Penticton today who could make the NHL team this fall if things break right. Here’s a…