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Many things need to change

It is December 2nd, and once again the Oilers’ hope of a playoff spot is officially over. The Oilers have accumulated a paltry 16 points in their first 25 games. They would need 76 points over their final 57 games to reach 92 points, the current pace for 8th place in the west. It isn’t…

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UFA Goaltenders

Of all the problems the Edmonton Oilers have had this season – and yes, they have been myriad – the struggles of goaltenders Ben Scrivens and Viktor Fasth should sit at the top of the list. Craig MacTavish compared this year’s team to the 2005-06 edition of the Oilers over the summer; what nobody realized…

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Oilers Power Play By The Numbers

The Oilers are a team much improved by number in their 5v5 play. They are still the Oilers though and that means mind boggling blunder after mind boggling blunder, but they are getting better at keeping shots and shot attempts even at least. But what about that Power Play? It is ranked near the bottom…

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GDB 25.0: HOLD ON, WE’RE GOING HOME

<br> The Edmonton Oilers played some good hockey on the road trip and grabbed two loser points at the end of the line. The goaltending looks better, the power play cannot be worse and the hockey Gods surely have punished OilersNation enough. Tonight, the Oilers have a chance to turn north.

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TALK IS CHEAP

#459593410 / gettyimages.com Edmonton Oilers’ coach Dallas Eakins got a vote of confidence, and then some, from his best player Friday in St. Louis during an interview Taylor Hall did with Ryan Rishaug of TSN.

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Monday Mailbag – December 1st

Can you believe it’s already December? Even stranger, can you believe that the Oilers still don’t have a win against the Western Conference? It’s insane, but that’s a matter for another day. Today, we take a look at the questions you’ve sent in for our panel of writers. If you have a question, you can…