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Expectations of Omark

Only seventeen days until we know if it will be Tyler or Taylor, but that won’t be the end of the debates in Oilerville, in fact; it’s just the beginning. After June 25th there will be plenty of other players/situations to discuss, including Jordan Eberle.

LINUS OMARK: CAN THIS SWEDISH HOTDOG CUT THE MUSTARD?

With Sneezy, Sleepy, Dopey, Doc, Happy, Bashful and Grumpy already under contract, the Edmonton Oilers continued their quest to corner the market on runts with sweet hands by adding diminutive Linus Omark to their forward mix today with a two-year entry level deal.

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Iiro Pakarinen has to prove he’s an NHL’er all over again

2016-17 Edmonton Oilers: No. 26 RW Iiro Pakarinen If Iiro Pakarinen is going to have an NHL career of any real length, it’s probably going to be because he can fill multiple roles. It seems an obvious truth that there isn’t much separation between a good AHL journeyman and the typical career NHL fourth-liner. A lot…

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Since the Oilers last played a playoff game…

The world is a completely different place since last time the City of Edmonton got to watch playoff hockey. It’s been a long time. A really, really long time. How long, you ask? Let me walk you through it.

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AT RANDOM: DIRTY DEEDS

There is at least one dangerous play that has no place in the game of hockey. It’s a sneaky, cowardly cheap shot that injures players and can end a career. It has absolutely nothing to do with playing tough, gritty hockey. The sooner the NHL figures that out and does something to eliminate it, the…

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GDB 47.0 Wrap Up: Nice Kitty

It may not have been prettiest game but a win is a win and the Oilers find themselves on a four-game winning streak. Final Score: 4-3 Oilers in OT