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09-03-2013, 03:09 PM
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This isn't minor hockey but it is still the Oilers. Nepotism is everywhere in this organization. There is a reason why Lowe still has a job despite failing over and over, why MacT, Howson and Moores were brought back, why Buchberger and Smith seem to survive every coaching purge, and why Smyth is still on the team. The people who run this organization are more concerned with keeping themselves and their friends employed than they are building a winning hockey team.
Not to mention drafting Musil and Simpson's kid. Keegan Lowe had to specifically tell his dad not to draft him. That's a hell of a thing, hey? When your own kid has to explain a basic moral principle like "nepotism is bad" to you.
Anyway, I'm thrilled RNH is feeling better. Don't care when he returns as long as he's 100% when he does. I can handle watching a month of scrambling failure until he comes back. I've had a lot of practise.
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