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Cult of Hockey: Chiarelli & McLellan partnership already turning around Oilers

The Chiarelli/McLellan plan is working.

It hasn’t yet shown up in a lot more victories, but it did already show up in one crucial area of team play: how well the Oilers attack and defend the slot. 968 more words

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Cult of Hockey: Oilers trending up with McLellan

The Edmonton Oilers are on track to have their best goal differential since Ralph Krueger was coaching the team, and their best one season jump in goal differential since Tom Renney was coach. 316 more words

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Cult of Hockey: Oilers making progress? Yes, in toughest of battles in the slot

Are the Edmonton Oilers getting any better or are Oilers optimists kidding ourselves?

My vote is the team is getting better and will make the playoffs next year. 516 more words

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Former Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins at peace with firing, sees it as 'a real gift'

Most people close to Dallas Eakins don’t see his firing as Edmonton Oilers head coach 15 months ago the way he does.

He sees it as a gift. 789 more words

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Cult of Hockey: nine Oilers that need to be traded or axed

It’s now the darkest time of the 2015-16 season for Edmonton Oilers fans, with the team not only losing, but also playing weak, uncompetitive hockey. … 1,080 more words

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Cult of Hockey: Oilers winning twice as much under McLellan as Eakins

Three big differences: goaltending, slot attacking play and man management

One year ago after 31 games of the 2014-15 season, the Oilers were in the pit of hockey despair. 678 more words

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