As a fan, I’m pretty excited to see the Oilers put together a four game winning streak. It doesn’t happen often, so we might as well enjoy the run for as long as we can. Seeing the emergence of Leon Draisaitl and Brandon Davidson, as well as some outstanding performances from Taylor Hall is giving fans some hope that this might be the turning point.
But before we talk about “playoffs” (I think that’s how you spell it), there are some glaring issues that I hope the Oilers can remedy. The team continues to get out shot on a regular basis, with the game against Buffalo being the only exception. Anders NIlsson has played exceptionally well as the starting goalie, but it’s hard to expect him to play at a high level for the rest of the season.
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