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Oilers reportedly interested in Oliver Ekman-Larsson and Petr Mrazek

Over at TSN, both Darren Dreger and Pierre LeBrun offered up some fresh speculation about what Ken Holland may be up to when it comes to upgrading his roster in the latest edition of the Insiders. This time around, we’re looking at the latest in the Oliver Ekman-Larsson rumours and a potential stopgap goaltending option…

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2020 NHL UFA Top 30: Chris Tanev and Brenden Dillon

Welcome to the OilersNation UFA preview. Over the next 15 days, we’ll be profiling the top 30 players in this year’s UFA class, as listed by TSN. Contract information is from our friends at Puckpedia. Full UFA list via puckpedia here. Analytics provided by hockeyviz.com and naturalstattrick.com. Contract projections are done by evolving-hockey.com with the presumption contracts are signed between Aug. – Oct. 11. …

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Cherish Your Father

It was a Sunday in February of 1986. Winter had released her icy cold grip on Leduc, Alberta and warmer weather was arriving. Five months later we moved back to my favourite place in the world; our family farm just North of New Sarepta. But on that February morning, Dad asked if I wanted to…

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Should Oilers Draft Askarov with 14th Pick?

In the early 2000s, teams weren’t afraid to draft goalies in the first round. Between 2000-2006 there were 20 goalies taken in the first round, and eight of them went top-10. But the mindset changed, and since 2007 only nine goalies have been drafted in the first round and none in the top-10. Could that…

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2020 NHL UFA Top 30: Corey Perry and Zdeno Chara

Welcome to the OilersNation UFA preview. Over the next 15 days, we’ll be profiling the top 30 players in this year’s UFA class, as listed by TSN. Contract information is from our friends at Puckpedia. Full UFA list via puckpedia here. Analytics provided by hockeyviz.com and naturalstattrick.com. Contract projections are done by evolving-hockey.com with the presumption contracts are signed between Aug. – Oct. 11. …

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Monday Mailbag – Ryan Nugent-Hopkins next contract?

As we do every Monday, the mailbag is back with the answers you’ve always wanted to know about the Edmonton Oilers, the NHL, and life in general. This week, we’re looking at Nugent-Hopkins’ next deal, trading back at the draft, free agency, and more. As always, this article depends on you guys so I need…