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GDB 8.0: HOME ICE ADVANTAGE – Capital Punishment

The Oilers are in an eerily similar position as last year as they try for their fourth consecutive victory. The Oilers lost their first five games (0-4-1) last season, before winning four straight to inject some hope within the team and fanbase. It was short-lived success and the Oilers proceeded to win only three of…

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Nation Report Card – October 23rd

Today we start a new tradition here at OilersNation. Every Friday, I will launch a report card and have you fine citizens tell me which players performed and which players struggled throughout the week. It’s time to put your teacher’s hat on and let the Nation know what’s up.

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The Roundup

Babcock is who Leafs thought, Canucks Army picks player goal songs, what the numbers say about the Jets, Glencross retires, pondering an All-Alberta team, the brief history of Bennett and McDavid, baby vs blogger, the 2016 NHL Draft pre-season rankings and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by DraftKings.

Switcheroo…

View image | gettyimages.com Todd McLellan doesn’t waste time if he doesn’t like the look of a line. He wants a strong, physical winger to play on the RW alongside Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Taylor Hall, at least until Jordan Eberle returns, and after trying Andrew Miller, who is a small, skilled winger, for 30 minutes…