Thread: Post-Game Talk: Oilers lose 4-3 in SO
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03-21-2013, 06:14 PM
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Originally Posted by CupofOil View Post
The team is fake .500 and they are hanging in a playoff race after 29 games but their record is actually worse than it was this time last season and the goal differential is worse. IMO, the only reason that they are in a playoff race is because it's a shortened season. I'm pretty confident that they would have been well out of the race by now if the season started in October.
Well said. Nothing like a little dose of reality for those folks who think this team is improved.

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Originally Posted by Replacement View Post
I really enjoyed the energy in that shift and specifically the physical nature of it and "I'm not backing down" nature to it. Also like that he evaded retribution on the shift, and then layed somebody else out..
I haven't seen it mentioned, but I really enjoyed seeing MPS skate over and give the SJ player a bit of stick in defense of Yak.

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