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Worst. Race. Ever.

I’ve seen teams suck before but the teams involved in the wild card race this year are the suckiest bunch of sucks that ever sucked…and that’s great news for the Edmonton Oilers!! How crazy is it that while many people in Edmonton are suggesting the Oilers make their second coaching change of the season, the…

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GDB Game Notes Oilers @ Wild: The Unamazing Race

I’ve always believed sports is the true “Reality TV.” It isn’t scripted. You never know what will happen, and often we witness things that defy logic. Just look at the Unamazing Race for the two Wildcard spots in the West. It is truly remarkable.

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WWYDW: Keeping Chiasson

For all the terrible signings and trades Peter Chiarelli made, he did manage to find one diamond in the rough this year. Alex Chiasson came into camp on a PTO, signed a league minimum deal, and has gone on to shatter his career-high in goals half-way through the season. According to Rob Tychkowski, Chiasson has expressed…

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Oilers could waive Manning, Petrovic

The Oilers are in a salary cap bind with Andrej Sekera set to return to the lineup in a week-and-a-half after his conditioning stint in Bakersfield is over. The team will need to clear up a decent chunk of room in order to fit Sekera, who has spent the entirety of the season on the…

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Dark

Since the forgettable era that was the mid-1990’s, the Edmonton Oilers have been blessed with fans who have filled their buildings, bought their merchandise and supported the team win or lose – mostly lose these last 13 years – through some dark days. People in this town know the game and they are passionate about…

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January RECAP: Highlights

This past month wasn’t the best for the Edmonton Oilers. The fans came into the new year thinking that the Oilers would turn a new leaf and start winning more often. Although that wasn’t the case, they went from a wild card spot to 7th last place in the league. Here’s a rundown on all…

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GDB 53.0: Klefbom Returns (7pm MT, SNW)

Oscar Klefbom returns to the lineup for his first game since December 11th, when he fractured two fingers. Klefbom missed 21 games and the Oilers desperately need his presence on the blueline. He is fifth in the NHL in TOI/game at 25:25 and I’m curious how much he will play tonight and moving forward. Darnell…

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Sekera’s Return Brings a Cap Crunch

On Monday afternoon, the Edmonton Oilers announced that Andrej Sekera has been assigned to the Bakersfield Condors for a conditioning stint. The stint can last a maximum of three games but it can only go a maximum of six days. There’s also a chance his stay in California could be extended to five games, but…