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Preseason GDB: Oilers Rookies vs. NAIT/MacEwan All-Stars (7pm MST)

For the second consecutive season, the Edmonton Oilers rookie squad will be taking on the NAIT/MacEwan All-Stars as another kickoff to their season. This yearly tradition sees the boys in blue and orange taking on the best of the best from NAIT and MacEwan University as a means to give fans a glimpse of the future while…

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The Leftorium: Oilers PP

My son is left-hand dominant. No one in my immediate family is left handed, so who knows how it came to be, but when I noticed he was left-handed I immediately thought of the Leftorium. That was the name of Ned Flanders’ store on The Simpsons. I never thought much about the challenges left-handed people…

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Real Life

Every so often, whether it’s here in the city the Edmonton Oilers call home or elsewhere, we are reminded that hockey, a pursuit so many people are passionate about, is just a game. No matter how greatly it stirs the emotions, which is one of its endearing qualities and speaks to our emotional investment, it…

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Pacific Preview: The Sharks keep chugging along

This is one part of a multi-part series profiling the teams of the Pacific Division from an Oilers perspective.  It was really, really weird to watch a San Jose Sharks team without Patrick Marleau last season. Losing your franchise’s leader in virtually every major offensive category is certainly strange, but despite the change of the…