Jun 27, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Leon Draisaitl puts on a team sweater after being selected as the number three overall pick to the Edmonton Oilers in the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

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Dave Mallett, editor

Dave has been an Oilers fan for life. With past experience in the entertainment and media fields, Mallett is currently in management and working towards a degree in Education.

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.

Agustin De La Cruz, Staff Writer

I love tacos.

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