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Hot Links: Friday, October 1

AND WE’RE BACK! #Oilers news and notes to get you set for the weekend, including: more preseason action, Duncan Keith’s decline, strengths and weaknesses, waivers and their impact on the NHL roster, and MORE!

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Morning, folks. Apologies for the lack of links the past couple of days. We’re back at it this morning to get you prepped for what should be a busy weekend with opening night less than two weeks away.


T25U25 — THE TOP FIVE

The Copper And Blue 2021 Top 25 Under 25 - #1 Connor McDavid (Copper and Blue)

The Copper And Blue 2021 Top 25 Under 25 - #2 Jesse Puljujärvi (Copper and Blue)

The Copper & Blue Top 25 Under 25: #3 Evan Bouchard (Copper and Blue)

The Copper And Blue 2021 Top 25 Under 25: #4 Kailer Yamamoto (Copper and Blue)

The Copper & Blue Top 25 Under 25: #5 Dylan Holloway (Copper and Blue)


Oilers Trim Training Camp Roster By Nine (Copper and Blue)

GAME THREAD: 2021 Preseason Game #3: Edmonton Oilers @ Winnipeg Jets (Copper and Blue)

CBC Radio Active: Fans back at Rogers Place (Copper and Blue)

Oilers Poach Kraken in 6-0 Blowout (Copper and Blue)

GAME THREAD: 2021 Preseason Game #2: Edmonton Oilers vs. Seattle Kraken (Copper and Blue)


Strengths And Weaknesses: The Defence (ON)

32 Thoughts Podcast: Nurse On Defending McDavid, Tkachuk On Managing His Emotions (SN)

Oilers Head Coach Dave Tippett Still Sorting Out Training Camp Roster (ES)

Edmonton Oil Kings Ready To Embark On Championship Quest (ES)

Oilers Notebook: Is Kassian Resurgence Key To Solving Secondary Scoring Woes? (SN)

These guys are absolutely shameless.

Another Round Of Predictable Cuts As Edmonton Oilers Bring Training Camp Roster Down To Size (EJ)

Chasing Shadows, Moonlight Mystery (LT)

John Scott Talks About Experience Playing With Duncan Keith And What He’ll Bring To The Oilers (ON)


Duncan Keith’s Decline, By The Numbers And Video: Can The 38-Year-Old Defenceman Rebound With The Oilers? (TA)

Yikes.
DataViz courtesy Dom Luszczyszyn, The Athletic.

Lowetide: How Could Waivers Impact Oilers’ Roster Decisions? (TA)