Game 15 2018-19: Oilers at Lightning

Sometimes I wake up and everything is dull. Turn the light on and it seems to burn dim, or maybe it’s me. We all want to look sharp in our jobs,…

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Game 14 2018-19: Oilers at Capitals

In the modern (cap) era, NHL teams have to procure NHL-ready players who are…

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Not the Usual Suspects

The Edmonton Oilers got two goals from its No. 4 line last night, that’s…

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Game 13 2018-19: Oilers at Red Wings

In his first six games this season, Leon Draisaitl was delivering offense (2-4-6)…

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Redemption Song

Last night, all the tumblers clicked in unison. Todd McLellan, Drake Caggiula,…

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Game 12 2018-19: Blackhawks at Oilers

I know you want to talk about playoff races and passing the Calgary Flames for good, but it’s important to remember the Edmonton Oilers are still…

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Connor McDavid at Toronto Pearson with CIBC

Connor McDavid has partnered with CIBC on another campaign designed to showcase his relationship with his fans and with the bank. I’ve been able…

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I Threw a Brick Through a Window

The Edmonton Oilers are a young team and they are not close to being balanced. Because of it, errors of youth, inexperience and lack of depth in some important…

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Game 11 2018-19: Wild at Oilers

Since the game in Boston, the Edmonton Oilers have been in a groove, winning six of eight and grabbing a Bettman point in another. In six of those eight…

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Let the Sun Shine In (Aquarius)

If we created a word cloud for this blog since 2005, the big and bold words would be down and out. I think “nadir” and “darkness”…

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Game 10 2018-19: Oilers at Blackhawks

At this early point in the season, it’s necessary to reset expectations of the 2018-19 Edmonton Oilers. The problem with doing it? The odds of overrating…

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Game Nine 2018-19: Oilers at Predators

Nashville is a city of dreams. If you love country music, as I do, at least some part of you is enchanted by the idea of rags to riches via an old guitar…

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Capital Punishment

The Edmonton Oilers survived a Washington Capitals onslaught in the second half of the first period, got a goal from their rookie blue and then rode solid…

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