Thursday, Oct 27, 2011, 7:30 PM MDT
The NHL Standings One Year Ago Today | Edmonton Journal
As it turns out, the standings from the end of October last season were not particularly good at predicting how a team performed over the season as a whole.
GDT: Oilers vs. Capitals – Game 9 – 2011-10-27 @ 7:30 PM MST – TSN | Putting on the Foil
They’re playing the "best" team in the NHL right now… the undefeated Capitals. We’ll find out if the horseshoe has fallen out of Khabibulin’s ass yet…
Edmonton Oilers Pregame: Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Nikolai Khabibulin, and Stupid Old Canada
Seriously, it’s kinda hard to lay the h8 against our drunken, fur-trapping in-laws to the north, no? Geez, they’re just so gosh-darned cute, what with their doughnuts and whale-blubber lamps and huge land mass and commitment to human rights and all?
The Noon Number - Japers' Rink
16 - Number of wins (to go along with six regulation losses and four overtime/shootout losses) the Caps have in the 26 games they've played under Bruce Boudreau after three or more days off since their previous game (and no, the first games of the season don't count).
Oilers Jambalaya - Edmonton Oilers, OKC Barons & Stockton Thunder: Game Day "Capitals"
The Oilers will slow the Capitals down tonight on offense to no more then a max of 3 goals allowed in regulation time. (Let's hope even less)
Lowetide: G9 Capitals at Oilers
I didn't think the Oilers would win the other night and I sure don't think they're going to win tonight. A win this evening would be magnificent but let's review here: