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Todd Nelson explains the Edmonton Oilers’ defensive strategy

There was a fantastic exchange in Todd Nelson’s pre-game availability on Tuesday, one in which he detailed both the strengths and weaknesses of the Edmonton Oilers’ top defence pairing without hanging either Justin Schultz or Oscar Klefbom out to dry. 701 more words

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Edmonton Oilers do the ol' tighten up against the Blues, still lose 2-1 on cusp of trade deadline

Rexall Place can seem like hockey’s back of the beyond, the NHL’s forlorn gulag when it’s late in the season and the games are more meaningful when they’re losses, some believe, than when they’re victories. 902 more words

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Edmonton Oilers’ lack of negotiation with Jeff Petry utterly inexplicable

On Sunday, the Journal’s Jim Matheson reported that the Edmonton Oilers had not held any contract talks with pending free agent Jeff Petry.

“We have had no contract negotiations with the Oilers and we’ve expressed that to Jeff,” agent Wade Arnott, told Matheson, “We expect Jeff will be dealt by the deadline.” 735 more words

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'Things are looking up' for the Oilers

That was Justin Schultz in the above video, saying how “things are looking up” for his Edmonton Oilers after three straight solid efforts on the road, including last night’s 4-3 overtime win in Montreal over the first-place team in the Atlantic Division. 196 more words

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Not a Clue

John MacKinnon of the Edmonton Journal has a post up which contains the collected wit and wisdom of the worst GM in the NHL.

Craig MacTavish reveals explicitly how deluded he is about his roster and its abilities. 283 more words

Oilers best Sharks in 13-round marathon shootout

The Edmonton Oilers are by far the worst team in the NHL when it comes to protecting a lead established through 40 minutes and tonight looked like it might be another example of that, but they bounced back from their early third period struggles to earn a… 266 more words

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