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GDB 10.0: Special Advantage (6pm MT, SNOil)

Life is all about taking advantage of opportunities. When a married man or woman gets a night out, they make the most of it. Round up your best group of friends, have a cheat meal, share a lot of laughs and chirps, stay off your phone, don’t do anything too stupid, stay out late and…

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GDB 8.0: Win One For Holland (7pm MT, SN1)

A long-standing tradition in hockey is when a player “puts money on the board” prior to a game. Often it is against his former team and it is a different way to try and fire up his current team to win. In an 82-game season, you look for different ways to motivate or ignite some…

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GDB 7.0: Take Advantage of Home Ice (7:30pm MT, SN360)

Good NHL teams win on the road, but very few good teams are bad at home. The Edmonton Oilers are 2-0 at home this season, and that is the first time they have been 2-0 since October 2010. They haven’t won their first three home games since October 2006, when they won their first six….

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GDB 6.0: A Reason to be Thankful (6:30pm MT, SN1)

Happy Thanksgiving weekend, Nation! I hope you were all able to spend a wonderful weekend with your friends and family, but now it’s time to get back to business as the Edmonton Oilers get set to take on the Chicago Blackhawks for their first meeting of the season.

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GDB Game Notes: Oilers @ Blackhawks

The Oilers will look to build on their five-game, season-opening winning streak tonight as they finish their road trip against the winless Chicago Blackhawks. Here are your game day notes.

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GDB 4.0: Going Streaking… (5pm MT, SNW)

The Edmonton Oilers will be skating after their first 4-0 start since 2008 tonight in New Jersey. It would be only the fourth time in franchise history they started 4-0. And the importance of a four-game win streak shouldn’t be overlooked, especially if you can get one in the first four games of the season.

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GDB 3.0: Mikko Returns (5pm MT, SN Oilers)

Mikko Koskinen made his NHL debut on February 8th, 2011, at Nassau County Coliseum against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Now eight years and eight months later — to the day — Koskinen makes his season debut with the Edmonton Oilers. Koskinen started 51 games last season. He was solid in the first 25 and then…

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GDB 2.0: Keep it Rolling (8pm MT, SNW)

Welcome, Internet friends, to the very first Saturday night GDB of the 2019-20 season. Tonight, our beloved Edmonton Oilers take on the Los Angeles Kings in the late game, and I’m here to help us get prepared for the festivities.

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Game Notes: Los Angeles Kings at Edmonton Oilers

After a 3-2 win in their season opener on Wednesday night in front of a packed, fired-up crowd at Rogers Arena, the Oilers will look to continue their undefeated season against Todd McLellan and the Los Angeles Kings.

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GDB 1.0: Playoffs or Bust (8pm MT, SNW)

Ken Holland made it clear yesterday that making playoffs is his main priority. While many across the hockey world have predicted another playoff-free spring in Edmonton, Holland made it clear his plan is to make the playoffs, while simultaneously letting his young players develop in the American League. The latter is a strategy that hasn’t…