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GDB 59.0: Everything is Happening (7pm MT, SNW)

It is amazing how some things change, yet they remain very much the same. Sam Gagner is once again a member of the Edmonton Oilers. He will play his first home game tonight in Blue and Orange since April 12th, 2014. That was also Ryan Smyth’s final game of his career. It was an emotional…

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Brandon Manning clears waivers

The clean-up of Peter Chiarelli’s mess continues. To the surprise of nobody, Brandon Manning has made his way through waivers unclaimed. He’ll now report to AHL Bakersfield.

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GDB Game Notes Coyotes @ Oilers: Brodziak’s Road to 900 Games

The NHL was founded in 1917/1918, and in the 100+ year history of the league only 7,842 players can say they played a game in the NHL. That number shrinks to 7,439 when we talk about playing in two NHL games. 6,312 players have played ten NHL games. 4,037 men have played 100 games. 3,119…

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Monday Mailbag – What to do with Alex Chiasson?

Good morning, Nation! With the trade deadline fast approaching, the mailbag is here to start your day off with a little bit of trade talk, strategies going into the deadline, and everything else you’ve always wanted from a Mailbag. As always, I need you guys to make this feature work so if you’ve got a…

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Oilers Prospect Update: Fifteen straight wins for the Condors

The water in Bakersfield is just fine from the looks of things. The young Oilers took their 15th straight win last night with a 2-1 OTW over the Ontario Reign. The number now sits at three more wins to break the record for the longest winning streak in AHL history. This week they will play…

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This, That, and the Other Thing

As if fans of the Edmonton Oilers don’t already know how bad things are, how poorly their team is built and how overmatched it is, they got another reminder late in Saturday’s 5-2 loss to the New York Islanders when Colby Cave and Alex Petrovic got a shift on Ken Hitchcock’s second power play unit….

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What are the Oilers getting with Anthony Stolarz?

On Friday night, the Oilers finally announced a move that had been rumoured for a few days. They sent veteran goaltender Cam Talbot to the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for 25-year-old Anthony Stolarz. The Flyers selected Stolarz in the second round of the 2012 NHL Draft and he is currently in his fifth professional season….