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Should the Edmonton Oilers run Oscar Klefbom on their top defence pairing?

Oscar Klefbom started last season in Oklahoma City, pushed his way up to the majors and by the end of the season was probably the single-best defenceman on the Edmonton Oilers’ roster. 839 more words

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The Edmonton Oilers’ long-term defensive picture barely resembles next year’s likely depth chart

Fans of the Edmonton Oilers were gifted a wonderful summer. Bob Nicholson’s quiet review over the winter and some good fortune at the NHL Draft Lottery bore fruit at the same time, and a long-suffering fanbase was rewarded with a massive influx of talent. 783 more words

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Does a defenceman trade between the Edmonton Oilers and Columbus Blue Jackets make sense?

It’s been widely rumoured that the Blue Jackets are on the hunt for a defenceman, and on Sunday Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch did a good job of shedding light on the situation. 545 more words

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Why Justin Schultz would have been a decent bet on a long-term deal with the Edmonton Oilers

The “smart guys” don’t like Schultz’s game, but my bet is this solid puck-mover will improve on defence

There’s no shortage of folks who are negative about the prospects of Oilers defenceman Justin Schultz. 1,390 more words

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Are we there yet? Pondering Edmonton's defense

If nothing else, the Edmonton Oilers seem willing to pay to improve their defense. Did they do enough to finally see some actual results, though? 495 more words

Justin Schultz is primed for better things, but may not be a long-term fit with the Edmonton Oilers

There is a very good chance that Justin Schultz enjoys a rebound year with Edmonton in 2015-16. There is also a very good chance that even if he does he isn’t a good long-term fit for the Oilers. 736 more words

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Oilers settle before arbitration with Schultz on another one-year deal

EDMONTON – Justin Schultz and the Edmonton Oilers have settled before arbitration on a one-year contract.

Schultz got a second-straight one-year deal after signing one as a restricted free agent last summer. 77 more words