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GDB 31.0: Tighten Up Defensively (7pm MT, SNW)

I have a strong bias towards offensive hockey. I admit it. I respect solid defence, but I gravitate towards offensive players. However, despite my love of offence, I recognize it is very difficult to win consistently in the NHL if you give up too many goals. The Oilers offensive production has been incredibly consistent this…

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GDB 27.0: Big Minutes for Star Players (8pm MT, SNW)

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is in Edmonton getting his hand/finger looked at, and in his absence, Leon Draisaitl is likely going to play more minutes. Draisaitl played 29 minutes Sunday night in Arizona. He did play 4:10 in overtime, so he was at 24:50 in regulation. If the game is close tonight, I suspect you will see…

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GDB 24.0: King for a Day (8:30pm MT, SNW)

Happy game day, Nation! Here we are on a beautiful Thursday afternoon in the capital city and I’ve got a fresh GDB set to help us all get set for the Edmonton Oilers to take on the Los Angeles Kings for the second of four meetings this season.

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GDB 23.0: Avoid Another Shark Attack (8:30pm MT, SNW)

The San Jose Sharks are riding a six-game winning streak and they are 8-0-1 in their last nine head-to-head matchups against the Edmonton Oilers. San Jose outscored Edmonton 46-26 overall in those nine meetings and the Sharks really controlled those games at even strength, outscoring Edmonton 43-24. The Oilers need to be better at EV,…

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GDB 22.0: Dancing With The Stars (2pm MT, SNW)

Good morning, everybody! I hope you’re all good and rested because we’ve got another dose of afternoon hockey coming up at 2pm MT. Today, our beloved Edmonton Oilers will square off against the Dallas Stars for the first time this season, and I invite all of you to join in on the pre-game festivities.