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Dave Mallett, editor

Dave Mallett, former Sun writer, is a long time Edmonton Oilers fan. Raised in Lloydminster, Mallett works and studies in the media and education fields. He's a major movie buff, and thinks that Hemsky and Smyth will have their best seasons in years.

Kurt Leavins, Staff Writer

Over the past 26 years, Kurt has covered numerous professional sports teams, including the Calgary Flames, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Blue Jays, and Edmonton Oilers. Comes from a hockey family. Also played a little. Loves the game.

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A former English student at Grant MacEwan University, Martin is a passionate Oilers fan and hockey fan based in Edmonton, Alberta.

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