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Oilers With Legit Prospects at All Three Positions

For the first time in franchise history the Edmonton Oilers have legitimate prospects at forward, defence and in goal. Even in the Stanley Cup days of the 1980s Edmonton rarely had legitimate prospects at all three positions developing at the same time in the American League. It is long overdue, but it looks like Edmonton…

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The Time is Now

Edmonton Oilers’ captain Connor McDavid wasn’t setting the bar when he declared in front of assembled media on Tuesday the time for the Oilers to become legit Stanley Cup contenders is now. That had already been discussed behind closed doors and is understood by the team’s core group of players.