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Sunday's Practice saw some interesting combinations and Peter Pocklington is out of jail.

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There will be much teeth-gnashing due these lines over the next two days.  Let's not even talk about the defense.

Taylor Hall - Ryan Nugent-Hopkins - Jordan Eberle

Benoit Pouliot - Leon Draisaitl - Nail Yakupov

David Perron - Mark Arcobello - Teddy Purcell

Matt Hendricks - Boyd Gordon - Jesse Joensuu

630 CHED: Peter Pocklington is out of jail and will be at Oilers 1984 reunion next Friday
A familiar face will be in attendance, Peter Pocklington has been invited by Darryl Katz to attend the ceremony.

Arizona Coyotes: Ownership Changes On The Way
"In response to media reports today, the Arizona Coyotes can confirm that IceArizona has been in discussions with an unsolicited potential investor who is interested in joining the partnership. This should be viewed as an incredibly positive development and is due to the successful first year of IceArizona’s ownership. This is all about the long-term stability and viability of the franchise in Arizona. By no means are any members of the current IceArizona group departing the ownership. While there has been no confirmation of any transaction, this is something that the current ownership group is exploring."

If the Coyotes were an NFL franchise someone could make a top-rated cable show about their trials and travails.

Alberta Boot Co: Hell on Wheels
Based in Calgary, AB, Alberta Boot specializes in 100% handmade Western Boots. Every Alberta Boot sold is handmade in house, using only the best available leathers. Alberta Boot is Western Canada's only Western Boot factory. We also make Police boots, lace up boots and dress boots. We offer over 7,000 pairs of boots in stock, or you can custom order your own special pair! When you buy an Alberta Boot, you are investing in great quality, craftsmanship, comfort and style. Our boots are made to last and you will not find a better made boot anywhere in the world.

If you like the series - here are the folks who custom make the boots for the actors.  Fitting that Hell on Wheels is filmed in between the Flames and Oilers.

The Beaverton: Oilers: NHL 2014-2015 Season Preview
Trade rumours: Justin Schultz for a veteran, stay at home defenceman, provided his last name also makes a good nickname when you add a Y to it.

Red Bull Settlement
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Drink Red Bull?  Upset that you didn't actually sprout wings?  Get $10 here.

Avry’s Sports Show: Why did a Jags fan go into the stadium pool fully dressed?
Whatever you do, please do not duplicate what I saw during the Jaguars-Steelers game this weekend if you ever go to EverBank Field.