The Roundup

Nation World HQ
August 08 2014 08:05AM


The Leafs are over the cap, the Oilers hire stats guy Tyler Dellow, Alabama hates Vancouver, who makes the Flames and more in this week's Roundup.

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The Log Off Podcast, Ep.5: "The Dallas Stars are Hockey Twitter's team"

Dimitri Filipovic
August 07 2014 10:08AM

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We've got a behemoth of a show this week that creeped above the 1-hour mark for the first time in this podcast's existence. Some of the stuff we covered includes:

  • The Summer of Analytics (!!) 
  • PK Subban's new, lucrative and well deserved contract
  • A lengthy Western Conference preview in which we sift through the Pacific and Central divisions

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Edmonton Oilers hire analytics expert Tyler Dellow

Jonathan Willis
August 05 2014 11:07AM

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If you’re like me, Tyler Dellow’s website mc79hockey.com is a must-read. Or, at least, it was a must-read. The site went down last night, and this morning TSN’s Bob McKenzie reported that Dellow had been hired by an NHL team.

That NHL team? Apparently the Edmonton Oilers.

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Young, puck-moving defencemen gettin' paid!

Cam Charron
August 04 2014 11:45PM

The NFL season is due to start soon, which is a good thing considering my manager at work* changed me from the Sunday weekend shift to the Saturday, meaning I get Sundays off.

That doesn't seem like an appropriate header for a hockey post, but all these posts wind up having a point a little further down. Please continue reading this blog post, and if you don't enjoy it, I'll refund you all the money you spent purchasing access to this website.

* - Please change my Internet nickname from "Known Girlfriend-Haver" to "Known Job-Haver"

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
August 01 2014 08:05AM

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Trevor Linden sparks the fighting in hockey debate, a Jake Gardiner type deal in Justin Schultz' future, Flames and Jets goaltending, Nail Yakupov talking the talk, and more in this week's roundup

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