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GDB 81.0: Ahead by a Century

We love HOME games; have Liquor Depot deliver in under an hour. Click, pick, sit back and watch the game.  After 10+ years of mind-numbing misery, Edmonton Oilers fans have so many wonderful storylines to follow that the mind boggles. As we prepare for the game tonight on the left coast, let’s have a look at…

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GDB 80.0: A Playoff Preview?

We love HOME games; have Liquor Depot deliver in under an hour. Click, pick, sit back and watch the game.  The Edmonton Oilers and San Jose Sharks have met once in the playoffs. The Oilers won the second-round series 4-2 in 2006. Doug Wilson is still the Sharks GM and Joe Thornton and Patrick Marleau are…

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GDB 79.0: Road Win leads to Home Ice

We love HOME games; have Liquor Depot deliver in under an hour. Click, pick, sit back and watch the game.  The Edmonton Oilers can secure home ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs by playing well on their final three-game road trip of the season. Edmonton is one of eight teams who will play…

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GDB 78.0: Pacific Heights!

There’s not a man alive who can look me in the eye and tell me they knew this was coming. At the other end, there are people who believe this Oilers team is playing above their heads right now, and tonight’s game represents a very good test for a young, emerging team. Ladies and men:…

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GDB 77.0: Now The Real Fun Begins

Oilersnation has never seen the Edmonton Oilers in the playoffs. You’ve only experienced frustration and anger while perusing the site, especially in March. However, this year will be different and these next few games should help get you prepared.

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GDB 76.0: Win and you’re in

A win by the Edmonton Oilers will officially clinch their first playoff berth since 2006. We all know they are going to the postseason, but for you diehard fans who have faithfully supported the Oilers during the Decade of Darkness, seeing the X beside their name in the standings will mean something. There is no reason…

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GDB 75.0: EDMONTON SKYLINE

We have reached a unique point in the season, in fact for Oilers fans it has been a decade since seeing this part of the skyline. Tonight at Rogers Place, two buddies will be chatting about how many times to play Laurent Brossoit, what the best matchup could be in the first round of the…

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GDB 74.0: Welcome to the Basement

We love HOME games; have Liquor Depot deliver in under an hour. Click, pick, sit back and watch the game. The Colorado Avalanche are having a horrible season. They are 20-49-3 and have been outscored 237-140. They are on pace to finish the year with 48 points, the lowest total for a team since the expansion…

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GDB 73.0: A Playoff Preview?

We love HOME games; have Liquor Depot deliver in under an hour. Click, pick, sit back and watch the game. The Edmonton Oilers and Anaheim Ducks got some help on the out-of-town scoreboard last night, as both the Calgary Flames and San Jose Sharks lost in regulation. The winner of tonight’s game will move three points…

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GDB 72.0: The Final Nail?

I’ve felt for weeks the Los Angeles Kings were not going to catch the Edmonton Oilers in the race for a playoff spot. Today, the Oilers have a ten-point lead with eleven games to go. For even the most worrisome fan, an Oilers victory tonight should alleviate those concerns. The Oilers could put an end…

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GDB 71.0: Saturday Night’s Alright

Back in the olden days, a Vancouver-Edmonton tilt meant there would be goals. On March 4, 1987 the Oilers won 8-5 over the Canucks on the west coast, with Frank Caprice stopping 20 of 28 shots. Don’t blame Caprice, the Oilers arrived wave after wave for 60 minutes during the decade. I would love to predict…

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GDB 70.0: Marchand vs. McDavid

Prior to Boston’s game in Calgary last night, the Oilers and Bruins were extremely similar teams. Through 69 games the Oilers had 81 points, the Bruins had 80. The Oilers have scored 194 goals and allowed 177. The Bruins had scored 194 and allowed 177.