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12-03-2013, 03:21 PM
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They should go cutting edge and get two sponsors, Rogers Place, brought to you by Tim Hortons just roles of the tongue like a puck off Hemsky's stick.

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12-03-2013, 03:23 PM
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Rogers Rink.

In bad times would be called Rogers Drink. Sink, etc.


or

Rogers Rink Link

or

Rogers Rig Rink.


Thats so damned good and simple I should be getting paid gobs of money to come up with these..

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god i h8 rogers,

call it the Rogers Terrorplex

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12-03-2013, 03:25 PM
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They should go cutting edge and get two sponsors, Rogers Place, brought to you by Tim Hortons just roles of the tongue like a puck off Hemsky's stick.


This surprise toilet visit brought to you by Tim Hortons

what does Tim Hortons not bring us?

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12-03-2013, 03:26 PM
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I'll be calling it the Oil Tank.

I think that should be a thing.

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12-03-2013, 03:37 PM
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Rogers 'Ranch Roadhouse'

At least then maybe Hall and Eberle will show up once in a while.

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12-03-2013, 03:39 PM
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I'll be calling it the Oil Tank.

I think that should be a thing.
I was literally just thinking that

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Everyone's tax dollars go towards stuff they don't want sometimes.
I agree.

However, it is well within the rights of an Edmontonian to see something like this as exhorbitant waste and to speak out against it.

Again, for me it's awesome. As an out of towner I don't pay for it, but get to enjoy it when I go to games/concerts but I can totally see why people would be pissed about it.

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12-03-2013, 03:49 PM
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I'll be calling it the Oil Tank.

I think that should be a thing.
I like it!

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12-03-2013, 03:50 PM
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K, answered my own question
The Universiade Pavilion: that is the real name of the Butterdome. From Google not very in depth investigation.

There is no reason Oilers fans or anyone need call the Roger's Place, Roger's Place.

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I'll be calling it the Oil Tank.

I think that should be a thing.
It's appropriate for what we've been doing for the past 5 years.

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12-03-2013, 03:52 PM
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K, answered my own question
The Universiade Pavilion: that is the real name of the Butterdome. From Google not very in depth investigation.

There is no reason Oilers fans or anyone need call the Roger's Place, Roger's Place.
I was in there twice a week doing track and field in Elementary School going on towards Junior High. I had no idea that its name wasn't just the Butterdome.

Mind blown.

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12-03-2013, 03:54 PM
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Was just going through the rogers place twitter mentions, I'm flattered Scott Lemire

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Was just going through the rogers place twitter mentions, I'm flattered Scott Lemire
What a dirty, dirty thief.

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12-03-2013, 03:59 PM
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12-03-2013, 04:04 PM
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It really should be Rogers Coliseum.

So we'll have Rogers Place and Rexall Place. Lol.

Replacement - Rogers Rink isn't bad.

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12-03-2013, 04:06 PM
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It really should be Rogers Coliseum.

So we'll have Rogers Place and Rexall Place. Lol.

Replacement - Rogers Rink isn't bad.
I've actually never asked or inquired about this. Is Edmonton knocking down Rexall? Or keeping it for Oil Kings/other sports/concerts?

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12-03-2013, 04:13 PM
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K, answered my own question
The Universiade Pavilion: that is the real name of the Butterdome. From Google not very in depth investigation.

There is no reason Oilers fans or anyone need call the Roger's Place, Roger's Place.
Ya, but it actually looks like a piece of butter. I guess the natural name would to call Roger's place the Oil drop. That is what is is suppose to look like, not a tank.

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12-03-2013, 04:14 PM
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Katz is so embarrassed to have is company associated with a perennial loser so he makes more money putting another name on it lol

Smart guy

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12-03-2013, 04:15 PM
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Cloutier suggestion of Rogers Northlands is fine too.

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12-03-2013, 04:17 PM
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I'm surprised Rogers didn't name it "Lowes Cups" cause I mean.. He has 6 of them

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12-03-2013, 04:23 PM
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The oilers suck at providing value for advertising IMO. We did advertising with them. For a small business we paid/still pay $39000-$42000 per year. In top of that the season tickets are over $12 000. We are canceling for the upcoming year. Return on investment is not there IMO.

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12-03-2013, 04:23 PM
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It really should be Rogers Coliseum.

So we'll have Rogers Place and Rexall Place. Lol.

Replacement - Rogers Rink isn't bad.
Yeah, Rogers Coliseum would be the best.

Also, I haven't read the whole thread, but are they actually calling it Rogers Place, or is that just one of the options being speculated?


EDIT - a 2 second google search gave me the answer. Kinda lame decision, but whatever.

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12-03-2013, 04:24 PM
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The tickets are nice to sell/give away/ use for clients

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