Nation Real Life Episode 143: Chalmers goes viral

Nation Real Life Episode 143: Chalmers goes viral

We hope all of you had an excellent Thanksgiving long weekend with your friends and family, but now it’s time to get back to business with a brand new episode of the Real Life Podcast. Can't stop thinking about how Nuge owns a horse called Infinite Patience. — Baggedmilk – Oilers Beet writer (@jsbmbaggedmilk) October 15, 2019 With the Edmonton Oilers having their best start since 1985-86, the guys were beaming even in spite of last night’s loss to the Chicago Blackhawks. Seeing as n

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2019-10-15

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Three ways the Edmonton Oilers can tinker with their red hot engine to move even faster

Three ways the Edmonton Oilers can tinker with their red hot engine to move even faster

The Edmonton Oilers have five wins and just one loss, so obviously a lot is going right. Read More

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2019-10-15

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30 Years Ago Today: Gretzky Becomes the Greatest

30 Years Ago Today: Gretzky Becomes the Greatest

It was on this date, October 15th, thirty years ago in 1989 that Wayne Gretzky scored his 1, 851st career point, surpassing Gordie Howe in total career points, and thus becoming the greatest of all time. THIS DATE IN 1989: Wayne Gretzky passed Gordie Howe to become the all-time NHL scoring leader, a title he holds to this day. Records: https://t.co/YLQ3S93S5i #NHLStats More TDIH: https://t.co/c9UhOo4Mk7 pic.twitter.com/FcKjfHpLjZ — NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) October 15, 2019 30 years

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2019-10-15

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Inside the Nation: Six Games in – Assessment

Inside the Nation: Six Games in – Assessment

On this fine Tuesday morning in paradise and the weekly episodic hit Inside the Nation is back to bring you back from the first loss of the season. In case you missed out, maybe you’re unsure if Inside the Nation is for you, I have compiled a list to go along with the handy dandy run down (see right side of the main screen) of the talking points from today’s episode. If you don’t want spoiler alerts, please slide down to the video link and click play, otherwise here you go: Live PBP of

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2019-10-15

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JONES: We could be watching Tippett history repeating with these winning Edmonton Oilers

JONES: We could be watching Tippett history repeating with these winning Edmonton Oilers

There’s a rule of thumb in the National Hockey League when it comes to judging players called up from the AHL or brought over from Europe. Read More

Source: The Edmonton Sun
Date: 2019-10-15

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Willis: How well are the solutions to key Oilers weaknesses working?

The Oilers' key positional gaps have mostly not been an issue throughout their strong start.

Source: The Athletic
Date: 2019-10-15

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Looking at what’s worked for Oilers GM Ken Holland so far this season

Looking at what’s worked for Oilers GM Ken Holland so far this season

EDMONTON — Some many years ago I recall a press meal in a long forgotten National Hockey League rink, killing time over a pregame coffee with a small group that included a well-respected general manager of the day. The topic was prospects, drafting, and how you should always be realistic about your pipeline — because everyone tends to fall in love with the kids they’ve drafted and developed. “If you have three real good prospects,” the GM warned, “you can count on one of them playin

Source: SportsNet
Date: 2019-10-15

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The Hockey News Podcast: What the heck is wrong with the New Jersey Devils?

Who deserves blame for the tire fire in New Jersey? Are the Oilers and Sabres for real? And much more. The post The Hockey News Podcast: What the heck is wrong with the New Jersey Devils? appeared first on TheHockeyNews.

Source: The Hockey News
Date: 2019-10-15

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Draisaitl – McDavid Duo Give Oilers A Puncher’s Chance

Draisaitl – McDavid Duo Give Oilers A Puncher’s Chance

With their perfect record no longer being a talking point, the Edmonton Oilers can officially settle into the 2019-20 campaign. Five wins in six games has re-invigorated fans across Oil Country and for the first time in ages, there is a sense of positivity creeping into the equation among the masses. It’s still early but it’s become abundantly clear the duo of Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl will keep them in the fight all season long. Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid (97) skates

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2019-10-15

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The Farm & Unincorporated Oil Country - October 16

The Farm & Unincorporated Oil Country - October 16

Photo by Lyle Setter/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Tough first loss for the Oilers on Monday night, eh? Brutal second period, and what was Smith thinking on that second Hawks goal? For an answer to that question, you’ll have to read a different article. This one’s about the Oilers’ farm teams and other local teams of interest. Bakersfield The Condors have only played once since our last update, a 4-3 loss in San Jose, to the Barracuda, on Sunday. Kailer Yamamoto had a goal and an a

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Date: 2019-10-15

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