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09-05-2013, 01:10 PM
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guymez
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Originally Posted by SK13 View Post
Being a bubble playoff team isn't the goal, though. Anyone can do it, including Kevin Lowe - who did it for many years.
I agree that it is not the goal...unfortunately it is the reality.


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I'm not sold that either team will even do it at all.

It's easy to call a spade a spade on a bad move when you live with the consequences as a fan. When you don't, it's easier to miss. Feaster has ****ed the dog on almost everything he's done - and this includes massive contracts for mediocre players, NTC's and NMC's, and what I think is legitimately the worst line-up since the Oilers in 2009-2010.

One thing I'll say is that Burke is a man of action. He'll make a dozen moves, some will work out - others will fail. My worry is that he and Feaster, who have trashed the rebuild route, will attempt to forego it entirely.
We shall see....time will tell.

I just dont understand why Oiler fans are celebrating this signing as a positive for the Oiler org.

Maybe when this team can get out of the way from its own incompetence we can start looking down at other teams and their management.

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