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Dangling a big asset

Peter Chiarelli needs to make the playoffs to save his job, Daryl Katz clearly wants to get another year of that sweet, sweet playoff revenue, and, to an extent, an Oiler’s playoff berth would save Bob Nicholson’s reputation around Edmonton. There’s a lot on the line. We’ve known that for a while.

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Is the Oilers’ depth unlucky or just lacking scorers?

Connor McDavid, Leon Draisaitl, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, and Alex Chiasson have 76 goals combined. Jason Gregor mentioned this yesterday in his article about the Oilers and their depth troubles. The rest of the forwards have 24 goals. The current forwards on the roster have just 16 goals with Caggiula (seven goals) and Strome (one goal) traded away….

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Thank You, Thank You

Sometimes words aren’t enough, but I wanted to pass along a heartfelt thank you. In November of 2011, I came up with an idea to help others. It wasn’t a well thought out plan. I learned a lot along the way, but I was hoping through my platform, and some unique ideas, we could help…

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WWYDW (FE): Secondary Scoring

Welcome, friends, to a Friday edition of WWYDW. It’s the weekly feature that throws out an idea to you the reader and it’s up to you to come up with a solution This week, I wanted to talk about the seemingly endless problem of secondary scoring and what you guys would do to fix it,…

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The Roundup

Many Oilers questions; How does McDavid fit into the 2026 Leafs cap situation; Top 5 Flames moments of 2018; what will Boeser’s next contract look like; are the Leafs actually contenders; All star rosters are trash; updated NHL Draft rankings and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.