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GDB 21.0: An Avalanche of Success? (7pm MT, SNW)

Prior to the season most fans and pundits expected the Colorado Avalanche to be one of the best teams in the NHL. They have star power, depth throughout the lineup an exciting blueline and solid goaltending. So far the Avs have lived up to expectations, despite being ravaged by injuries.

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GDB 20.0: Attack The Sharks (8:30pm MT, SNW)

A regulation victory over the San Jose Sharks would put the Edmonton Oilers 13 points ahead of the Sharks at just under the quarter mark of the season. Last season the Sharks led the Pacific with 23 points through 20 games, while the Los Angeles Kings were in the basement with 15 points in their…

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Game Notes Oilers @ Sharks: Draisaitl Best Start In The NHL In Years

The Edmonton Oilers arrived in San Jose fresh off a victory in Anaheim with many of their mothers proudly watching. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins scored twice, and even though his mom couldn’t make the trip I’m sure she was equally as proud as those moms who were in the building. The Oilers have continued to build on…

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GDB 19.0 Wrap Up: For the Moms

The Edmonton Oilers rolled into the Honda Center to take on the Anaheim Ducks (and processed to roll right over them). Connor McDavid scored a hattrick, Leon Draisaitl had four assists, and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins grew up a little bit more with two timely goals that set the team on its way. It was the first…

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Oilers Prospect Update: The Aapeli Rasanen

Another week passed and it’s time for the Oilers system update. The Finnish college product Aapeli Rasanen starts us off this week with a monster hat trick and assist for his Boston College squad against the UConn guys.

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GDB Game Notes: Edmonton Oilers @ Anaheim Ducks

The Oilers are set to embark on their first California road trip of the season. Things will kick off tonight with a game in Anaheim and then the team will head north to San Jose on Tuesday. Here are your game day notes.

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GDB 18.0 Wrap Up: Oilers shut out the Devils, win 4-0

Taylor Hall and the New Jersey Devils return to Edmonton in Hall’s free agent season. Hall is almost assuredly going to free agency. The Devils are awful. They’re 4-6-4 and show little signs of turning it around. Hall’s played some truly terrible teams. If, or when, the Devils don’t make the playoffs, Hall will have…

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GDB 18.0: Devil Is In The Details (7pm MT, SNW)

The idiom “The Devil is in the details” often refers to how something might seem simple at first look, but will take more time and effort to complete. I think it fits nicely for sports teams trying to rebuild. There are many theories on how to do it, but as we have seen in the…