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Monday Musings…

Change can be fun. The Stanley Cup Final starts in two days, the WHL and OHL league finals are still ongoing and the Memorial Cup will be handed out AFTER the Stanley Cup. The NHL and CHL are hoping next year to return their trophies being handed out in mid-June and late May respectively, but…

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Is a Zack Kassian buyout a smart move?

Frank Seravalli dropped his ‘10 Buyout Candidates’ list on DailyFaceoff.com earlier today and Edmonton Oilers forward Zack Kassian was listed at number one on that list. Now, most Oilers fans cringe at the idea of the team using a buyout to create cap space and you can’t really blame them.  If you head over to…

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Mikko Koskinen officially announces two-year deal in Switzerland

It’s been just under a month since reports came out that Mikko Koskinen would be heading to Switzerland for the 2022-23 season, but the news became official as HC Lugano announced the deal via their social media earlier today. ✍️ Definita l’identità del quinto straniero dopo Arcobello, Carr, Josephs e Kaski. La società bianconera ha…

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Monday Mailbag – How can the Oilers avoid a step back in 2022-23?

Happy Monday, Nation, and welcome to a brand new Mailbag to help you get your week started and break down what’s happening with the Edmonton Oilers. This week, we’re looking at Evander Kane’s next contract, the Tampa Bay Lightning, the rule book, and a whole lot more. If you’ve got got a question you’d like…

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Nation Thoughts: Memories From The 2022 Season

Last Monday, the Edmonton Oilers’ season came to a crashing end in Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals. Arturi Lekkohn beat Mike Smith early in overtime, halting the Oilers’ chances of lifting Lord Stanley for the first time since 1990. It was an incredible season for the Oilers. One that almost every fan will…

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Off the Top of My Head

Evander Kane bid the Edmonton Oilers farewell on social media without actually saying goodbye Thursday, didn’t he? It sure read like that to me. How about you? A snippet from Kane’s Twitter message to fans reads: