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Left Wing Locked

In a summer that gives us all kinds of opportunities to disagree, a universal positive is the signing of free agent Jussi Jokinen. Added to veterans Patrick Maroon and Milan Lucic, the LW position has encouraging experience and depth. I think Drake Cagguila and Anton Slepyshev may also get some playing time on the left…

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The Semenko Tribute tee is back

Last month, we released a Dave Semenko tribute tee to honour the life of one of the all-time greats after he lost his fight with pancreatic cancer. We put out the limited edition collector’s tee in the hopes of donating the net proceeds to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, and your support blew us away. At first,…

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Will the Oilers regret losing Jordan Oesterle?

2016-17 Edmonton Oilers: No. 82 LD Jordan Oesterle After three seasons of toiling in the minors, it looks like Jordan Oesterle could be about to become a full-time NHL defenceman. The only problem, at least from an Edmonton Oilers perspective, is the team he’s set to make that transition with: The Chicago Blackhawks. Oesterle signed…

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Just Kailer Yamamoto things

Kailer Yamamoto signed his ELC yesterday and this calls for a celebration! A slick goal from the World Junior Summer Showcase a few days ago showed Oiler fans a little peek on what our latest first round pick has in his skill set. Kailer Yamamoto was the smallest first round draft pick in NHL history…

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The Roundup

Leafs are giddy about Marleau, Oilers close to Stanley Cup, could Iginla return to Calgary, someone has to go in Detroit, Jake Virtanen, John Tavares, the Olympics and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.