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For this Edmonton Oilers fan, it has been a long, hard wait

There are many ways to measure a relationship with a sports team.

If we are lucky and in the right place at the right time, we get to count championships, and as Oilers fans, we have been blessed with five of those. 1,130 more words

Cult Of Hockey

Bright Spots For Oilers Fans in a Dark Time

(Image courtesy of sportsnet.ca)

With the 2016/17 iteration of the Edmonton Oilers finally giving fans something to cheer about, it appears that the darkest chapter in team history has drawn to a close. 499 more words


Dan Barnes: Sam Gagner the perfect poster boy for Columbus resurgence

When last we saw Sam Gagner up close, his two points led the surprising Columbus Blue Jackets to a seventh straight win, this one a 3-1 beating of the Oilers in Edmonton on Dec. 797 more words

Edmonton Oilers

Episode 28: Alison Lukan

Felix welcomes special guest Alison Lukan, freelance writer covering the Columbus Blue Jackets for BlueJackets.com and the Buckeye State Hockey blog, to talk about one of the most surprising teams in the NHL. 172 more words


Dan Barnes: Sam Gagner's role in Columbus win stirs emotions for Oilers fans

Some Oiler fans see Sam Gagner wearing a different National Hockey League jacket and find one more reason to lament Edmonton’s decade of dread.

The emotion is still that close to the surface for those who bleed the team’s colours, despite the obvious improvements made by the current regime and the upside those changes have wrought. 816 more words

Edmonton Oilers

Former Oiler Gagner gets 2 points as Columbus Blue Jackets beat Edmonton 3-1

Sam Gagner had a goal and an assist as the red-hot Columbus Blue Jackets won their seventh straight game with a 3-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday. 361 more words


Oilers fall to Blue Jackets 3-1

While Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid drew first blood, taking one for the team when linemate Milan Lucic gave him a fat lip after an accidental high-stick late in the first period, Columbus Blue Jackets’ goalie Sergei Bobrovsky was the real player good to the last drop Tuesday. 1,188 more words

Edmonton Oilers