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Hindsight

Hindsight is a wonderful thing and many of us would look a hell of a lot smarter if we were able to go back in time and change some of our more dubious decisions. Remember that high school picture that you hoped would be quickly forgotten? Remember how you used to dress in those days? Did you think your favorite…

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Jersey advertising coming to the NHL?

The NHL is always looking at ways to generate more money, and don’t be surprised if you see you see a NHL jerseys sporting a “Wanye’s Rehab Clinic” logo in the near future. USA Today had an interesting article describing that ads on practice and game jerseys will be reality very soon.

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Oilers re-sign Reddox and Potulny

The Oilers have re-signed Liam Reddox and Ryan Potulny. When Reddox refused his offer sheet, it was surprising that that even got out, since Ladislav Smid and Gilbert Brule didn’t accept their original offer sheet either.

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What’s the big Biron deal?

Between sending videos, speculating about three-ways (which would be better if they included girls), signing some depth guys and debating who is a better goalie this week has been surprisingly busy for the Oilers and their fans.

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A look at last season’s games

The Oilers aren’t blessed with an abundance of proven scorers at this point, in fact as of today they don’t have one 30-goal scorer on the roster. If you don’t have true top-end talent then you need to play a more physical style to be successful.

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Dogged by the schedule

I remember when Bruce Buchanan used to call Oiler games on TV, and it was a privilege as a kid to get to see a game because not even half of them were televised.

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Signings for the future

Journeyman defenceman Dean Arsene signed with the Oil. The Oilers recent signings won’t win them many games next year, but they could pay dividends down the road.

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Do You See What I See edition IV

Would Blair Betts be a good roster addition for the Oil? The past two weeks have been a blur for me. I find out the citizens at OilersNation wanted more Draft coverage so they paid to send me to Montreal, then Brodziak gets traded (okay not a major story but Oilers fans are so passionate…

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Dany Heatley: next steps and options

The Oilers haven’t backed off from acquiring Dany Heatley, but it sounds like they will have to sweeten the pot if they are going to get him out of Ottawa. The price has just went up according to Sens GM Bryan Murray.