Game 63 2018-19: Oilers at Maple Leafs

Connor McDavid is No. 3 in NHL scoring, a full 16 points behind the leader. He is eight points behind the leader in even-strength points. If 97 remains…

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Rage in the Cage

This spring won’t see the playoffs but the club gave real effort in a…

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Game 62 2018-19: Oilers at Predators

The formula for success in Edmonton during the McDavid era is to let the franchise…

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Whispering Pines

I can only imagine the journey of Josh Currie, a man who crawled through a lifetime…

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Game 61 2018-19: Ducks at Oilers

It’s Saturday. The cold is still in the ground, we’re miles from…

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It Might As Well Be Spring

The Edmonton Oilers won last night. Ken Hitchcock: “We came back again. We stayed with it, we battled, clawed and scratched. There’s a lot…

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Game 60 2018-19: Islanders at Oilers

There’s a little something for everyone tonight. Fans who still believe there’s a hint of playoff hope can cheer for a win, while selloff fans…

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Here Come the People in Grey

Leon Draisaitl reminds me of multiple Habs of my youth. I don’t ever mention Jean Beliveau (hockey’s DiMaggio) but it’s safe to speak…

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Game 59 2018-19: Coyotes at Oilers

Everything I’m about to write about Josh Currie is going to remind me of Mark Arcobello. Allow me to reach back over the years and quote something…

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Space Oddity

As we slide out of winter (someday) and into spring, I’d like to use more of these off days to discuss the future. Today our subject is space, as…

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Deja Vu

My friend Louise and I talked for hours about Sam Gagner during the first summer and fall he was an Oiler. I argued he should be sent back to junior, she…

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Game 58 2018-19: Oilers at Islanders

The Oilers played well last night in Raleigh but they simply didn’t have enough firepower to make a dent in the Hurricanes. A 3-1 loss that should have…

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Game 57 2018-19: Oilers at Hurricanes

The Edmonton Oilers have the No. 6 spot in the 2019 draft before the lottery. I spoke to Corey Pronman this week about this year’s draft, he has…

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