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08-17-2004, 10:24 PM
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Quote"When watching them on tv (this is pretty stupid I admit), I usually change the channel when the opposition is breaking into the Oiler zone and then flip backafter a 1/2 minute or so."

Thats too funny. I always have that urge when the Oilers are up by a goal with a minute to go and Salo in the net. Ive got the remote in my hand because if and when they do tie it up I can shut off the TV so I dont have to watch the other team celebrate and I dont have to watch the replay of Salo swimming around clueless.

I like to predict the score before every game and I never pick a shut out for either team. I usually like to bet against the Oilers because I have such terrible gambling luck that I lose 5 bucks and the Oilers win.

I always wear the same Jersey to every game. When they win its the jersey. When they lose I blame it on the person or people that I came with to the game.

I just started this one this year. When we play against Comrie I bring out his bobblehead and let everyone kick the crap out of it during the game. Its rather refreshing actually. Did I ever mention I dispise Comrie? We are presently undefeated in games against the defector from Communist Edmonton. Therefore it works!

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Originally Posted by copperandblue
When watching them on tv (this is pretty stupid I admit), I usually change the channel when the opposition is breaking into the Oiler zone and then flip backafter a 1/2 minute or so.
Guilty of this one too. Especially last year with our brutal power play. It brings about an odd emotion if the Oilers squeak in a shorty suddenly and I miss it.

The Oilers scored, damn I missed it, but they scored.

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The Oil never seem to win

whenever I wear my jersey so I just leave it hanging in the closet now. I think the curse exists because I haven't yet decided on a player to put on the back.

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mine is pretty weird though. anytime I drink molson Canadian Oilers win or Tie 90% of the time. But if I do drink Blue then oilers will lose either on regulation or OT. NOw you know what's my fav drink.

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