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2 Guys and a Goalie pres. by Odds Shark Ep. 34-”Gut Bomb”
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2 Guys and a Goalie pres. by Odds Shark Ep. 34-”Gut Bomb”
Welcome to “2 Guys and a Goalie,” starring Dustin Nielson, Joaquin Gage, and Matt Kassian and presented by Odds Shark, Popeye’s Louisiana Chicken, and Sport Clips Haircuts. The show focuses on stories, notes, transactions, and everything else happening all around the NHL and the world of hockey. ...
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Edmonton Oilers recall D Matt Benning
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Edmonton Oilers recall D Matt Benning
The Edmonton Oilers have recalled D Matt Benning from the Bakersfield Condors of the American Hockey League. Benning, 24, was with the Condors on a conditioning stint and played in three games. The #Oilers have recalled defenceman Matt Benning from the @Condors with whom he was on a Long Term Inj...
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Leadership
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Leadership
Leadership can take many forms and can come from any place on the roster, but it almost always translates better when it’s provided by the best players on the team. That’s what happened with the Edmonton Oilers when Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl showed up at the rink Sunday fresh from the NHL...
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Monday Mailbag – Looking Ahead at the Trade Deadline
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Monday Mailbag – Looking Ahead at the Trade Deadline
Welcome, dear friends, to a fresh edition of the mailbag where our writers take a moment out of their weekend getaways to share a little bit of wisdom with you about all things Edmonton Oilers. As we do every week, we’re back with another round of questions and answers to help you get through you...
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Bettman: Shutting down for the Olympics is “extraordinarily disruptive”
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Bettman: Shutting down for the Olympics is “extraordinarily disruptive”
For those hoping for NHL players to return to the Winter Olympics in 2022, Gary Bettman offered some unfortunate but unsurprising comments during his press conference at the league’s All-Star Weekend. Q: You’ve said on a number of occasions that it’s likely the NHL won’t b...
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The Post All-Star Push
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The Post All-Star Push
All-Star weekend has come and gone, a double dose of the Battle of Alberta is just around the corner, what a way to get back in the swing of things.  Coming out of the break the Edmonton Oilers find themselves 2nd place in the Pacific Division. It’s nice to see the team right in the...
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Oilers Prospect Update: Josh Currie stays hot
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Oilers Prospect Update: Josh Currie stays hot
It’s Sunday and it’s time for your prospect numbers update. With the all star breaks coming in both the AHL and NHL the Condors tucked four games in this week. In the CHL, Lavoie keeps on producing while the European prospects have a slow week. This week on Dusty’s show he looke...
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14 years ago today Oilers trade for Jaroslav Spacek, Dick Tarnstrom
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14 years ago today Oilers trade for Jaroslav Spacek, Dick Tarnstrom
It was 14 years ago today that the Edmonton Oilers made a key trade in their cinderella Stanley Cup Run. Having dropped five of their last six games, the Oilers were in need of a boost to their squad and the offensive-minded, puck-mover that was Jaroslav Spacek was ripe for the picking. The Oiler...
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The Road Ahead
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The Road Ahead
The Oilers hold their destiny in their own hands. They don’t have to scoreboard watch or worry about anybody else losing. They’re in a playoff spot right now and simply playing well down the stretch will get them into the big dance come April. Coming out of their break, the Oilers own...
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Draisaitl, McDavid help lead the way as Pacific Division wins all-star game
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Draisaitl, McDavid help lead the way as Pacific Division wins all-star game
A night that’s historically known for its fantastic hockey play cautious play had some fireworks of their own. And between Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong hitting the over by dropping three very deliberate F-bombs on national television, surely making the NHL happy with their decisio...
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LAING: Connor McDavid’s recovery nothing short of unbelievable
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LAING: Connor McDavid’s recovery nothing short of unbelievable
Last night we all got to bear witness to just how incredible Connor McDavid is. His injury was detailed in incredible fashion in the documentary Whatever It Takes that aired Friday night. For years it’s been about McDavid’s raw talent. It’s been about his skills on the ice, the ...
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WWYDW(SE): Mid-season Awards and Predictions
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WWYDW(SE): Mid-season Awards and Predictions
Earlier this week, the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association released their mid-season awards, which gives us a pretty good idea of how these things are going to shake out at the end of the season. Last year, the mid-season choices for the Hart Trophy, Norris Trophy, Lady Bing Trophy, an...
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Edmonton Oilers F Leon Draisaitl places second in shooting competition
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Edmonton Oilers F Leon Draisaitl places second in shooting competition
Oilers F Leon Draisaitl took part in the NHL skills competition shooting accuracy shooting competition Friday night where he came in second place. Draisaitl had a great showing, however, hitting all five targets on seven shots in an impressive 10.257. Scheifele — 15.16Bertuzzi — 13.86...
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Edmonton Oilers C Connor McDavid loses fastest skater competition
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Edmonton Oilers C Connor McDavid loses fastest skater competition
It was arguably the best batch of skaters the NHL’s fastest skater competition held so we all knew Connor McDavid was in tough. And this year, he got edged out in the competition as New York Islanders C Matthew Barzal skated the rink the quickest. Barzal wins fastest skater. McDavid finishe...
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Oilersnation Radio Episode 71 – Connor Documentary, All-Star Game and no Kassian v. Tkachuk talk
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Oilersnation Radio Episode 71 – Connor Documentary, All-Star Game and no Kassian v. Tkachuk talk
It’s Friday! This means another episode of Oilersnation Radio is ready for your ears to enjoy! This week, we understood that everyone wants a break from being about the Tkachuk vs Kassian beef, so we made sure to completely avoid the topic for the entire hour! Instead, we focused on the rec...
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