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All About Joel Persson

Since signing Joel Persson to a one-year deal back in May, there hasn’t been a whole lot of information about the player apart from finding out that he will spend next year playing for the Vaxjo Lakers in Sweden. That being said, Persson is a low-risk, offensive-minded defenceman which is in short supply in the Oilers…

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McDavid and Colaiacovo mic’d up at Power Edge Pro camp

Connor McDavid’s offseason training continues this week at the Power Edge Pro camp, and TSN posted some great video of the Oilers’ captain having some fun while wearing a mic with former NHLer, Carlo Colaiacovo. Needless to say, Colaiacovo could be one of Connor’s biggest fans. If there’s one thing that I’ll never get tired…

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Real Life Podcast Episode 85: Edmontonia

Welcome, welcome, welcome, ladies and gentlemen, to another edition of the Real Life Podcast! As always, the boys are back with another 90 minutes of ear-filling wisdom that you won’t want to miss. This week, we’re talking hacks for Folk Fest, bathroom shenanigans, Hlinka Gretzky Cup drama, and all things Oilers!

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Smaller chest protectors are being tested by NHL goalies

Back at the Annual General Managers meeting in May, it was discussed that the NHL is planning on implementing smaller chest protectors for goaltenders by the start of the 2018-19 season. After an update from Kevin Woodley and Greg Balloch from InGoalMagazine, it appears we’re really close to having the equipment change happen.