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Derek Zona

  • joined Jan 13, 2009
  • last login Aug 21, 2014
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  • NHL Edmonton Oilers
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User Blog

Greatness Via Osmosis?

4

Can one of the greatest teams of all time rub off on one of the worst?

9th In West?

46

40 wins in 2014-15?

Can The Oilers Improve To 2008-09 Levels?

7

2008-09, we long for thee?

Defender Of Critics

8

"...of course he was."

Rank The West

37

14th again? 8th? Somewhere else?

A "Holistic" Goaltending Camp?

1

A place with more flowery language than even J. Alfred Prufrock could handle.

Nurse, Klefbom and Marincin?

14

Younger. Faster. Stronger. Better. Probably not.

It's here!

169

The Oilers are going shopping.

Who Plays Toughs?

16

The Oilers have to add five players and most of them have to handle heavy loads.

Gagner Gone

129

The player who began rebuild 1.0 has moved on

GDT: Rounds 2-7

102

Not much to do in the early rounds today.

TSN's Social Media Faux Pas

3

A little slip up in the draft coverage

Edmonton Oilers Select Leon Draisatl

20

The big German forward will take Alberta by force.

Things I've Learned

14

10 things I've learned, plus a geography lesson

Seven Players Inbound?

31

Is it their last chance to right the ship in this window?

2014 NHL Mock Draft - Oilers Take Leon Draisaitl

15

The big German will look to make the big club in 2014.

Power Rankings 2013-14: A look back

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How well did the rankings machine predict the 2013-14 season?

Relative Value

15

One Man's Trash Is Another Man's Treasure

Pick Your Poison

24

What a day for a daydream...

Why Haven't You Quit The Oilers?

25

Sunk cost or no, why do you keep on rooting?

Choose one. Only One.

27

A whole lot has gone wrong in the last 8 years, but if you had to pick one...

Who Should We Root For?

22

The pickings are slim, but there are still a few good guys out there

Nick Schultz Was Traded

23

Final tally: Tom Gilbert for a 5th round pick. It's not as bad as Joni Pitkanen for nothing, but...

It Should Hurt More

50

The Oilers ship out yet another good NHL player for empty hope and failed promises.

The Importance of Narratives

4

David McRaney talks about the importance of narratives using "The Three Christs of Ypsilanti" as an example.

Power Rankings: Paper Tigers

14

Eastern Teams are creeping up the rankings

(not) Getting Hit

6

Quantifying hit avoidance leads to a number of interesting observations

Drop Anchor

47

If the Oilers ever want to ice a winning team, Luke Gazdic needs to go.

Can Nolan Make It Work?

5

Someone should let these guys know that the correct tack is to play the player out of position and then blame him for the loss.

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