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    Quote Originally Posted by chuckcouples View Post
    With all that said, they are currently 4 points out of a playoff spot. Let me repeat that, they are 4 points out of a playoff spot.
    Oh for Christ's sake, everyone's been making such a fuss and the Oilers are only 4 points back of a playoff spot in NOVEMBER!? I know they haven't been very good for most of the year so far, but 4 points!? Those greasy Oilers will have a partner when the dance cards are filled out for the post season.


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    Quote Originally Posted by The Comish View Post
    Oh for Christ's sake, everyone's been making such a fuss and the Oilers are only 4 points back of a playoff spot in NOVEMBER!? I know they haven't been very good for most of the year so far, but 4 points!? Those greasy Oilers will have a partner when the dance cards are filled out for the post season.
    There was this little observation by Elliot Friedman a few years back:
    " just three of 32 NHL teams at least four points out of a playoff spot on Nov. 1 recovered to make the playoffs from 2005-06 to 2011-12 "
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    Quote Originally Posted by Loch View Post
    There was this little observation by Elliot Friedman a few years back:
    " just three of 32 NHL teams at least four points out of a playoff spot on Nov. 1 recovered to make the playoffs from 2005-06 to 2011-12 "
    Interesting. I'm sure it's even tougher now than during that stretch due to more parity. That being said, I think they will pull it off.

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    Look at that. They trade for Cammy and then they open a can of whoop ass.

    The plan is all coming together now MUHUHAHAHA!!!

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    Look at that. They trade for Cammy and then they open a can of whoop ass.

    The plan is all coming together now MUHUHAHAHA!!!


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    Quote Originally Posted by Axeman33 View Post
    Look at that. They trade for Cammy and then they open a can of whoop ass.

    The plan is all coming together now MUHUHAHAHA!!!

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    Look at that. They trade for Cammy and then they open a can of whoop ass.

    The plan is all coming together now MUHUHAHAHA!!!
    Looooooooooooooool!! Maybe they read this thread?
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    Quote Originally Posted by hockeyrobot View Post
    Looooooooooooooool!! Maybe they read this thread?
    LOL Im sure that is it.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Axeman33 View Post
    Look at that. They trade for Cammy and then they open a can of whoop ass.

    The plan is all coming together now MUHUHAHAHA!!!

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    Look at that. They trade for Cammy and then they open a can of whoop ass.

    The plan is all coming together now MUHUHAHAHA!!!
    Sekera who????

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    It's not the four points that is important here.

    It's the 5 other teams they are behind who are also trying to get in the playoffs and are currently on the outs looking in.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Guru View Post
    It's not the four points that is important here.

    It's the 5 other teams they are behind who are also trying to get in the playoffs and are currently on the outs looking in.
    I totally get this and agree somewhat. I still believe that the Oilers have the talent and will make the playoffs.


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    As do I

    We'll see what happens.

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    Quite a bit of soiling out there by the Soilers today.



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    We are approaching Coilers status....

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    I think those who believe the Soilers are just going to brush off this start and cruise into the playoffs are delusional. This is a bad hockey team. Night after night they are getting pounded.



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    Don't worry, Chiarelli's on the job: tumblr_oy1uac8ft81w8vvh3o1_1280.jpg

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    Quote Originally Posted by Doug Glatt View Post
    I think those who believe the Soilers are just going to brush off this start and cruise into the playoffs are delusional. This is a bad hockey team. Night after night they are getting pounded.
    Dude, phrasing? Okay, maybe not "cruise" into the playoffs, maybe more like "slide"?


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