The Oilers cannot score when McDavid isn't involved

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  1. KyleSeaBass

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    McDavid has 3 points so far and the Oilers have 3 goals.

    How can a team that drafted #1 overall three times in a row and 4 times in 6 years be so bad?

    Literally no secondary scoring.
     
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    Its ****ing Todd McLellan.
     
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    Last season, with McDavid off the ice the Oilers scored 1.82 goals/60 at 5v5. Worst group of wingers in the league
     
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    Incompetent management and coaching.
     
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    Twice as many draft lottery wins as playoff appearances since the 2005 lockout.
     
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    Huh, now that you mention it, the Oilers have been pretty bad for a while, haven't they?
     
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    McDavid deserves a better team
     
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    Their secondary scoring is playing in New Jersey and Brooklyn.
     
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    I’m not even mad anymore. It’s actually kinda funny. Like it’s absurd.
     
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    Brutal. Just freaking unreal
     
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    It's always somebody eh? The whole system in Edmonton is just toxic. They need to nuke that whole thing and start brand new with McDavid, Drai, Nurse, and maube Klef.

    Eichel is captain and GM of Buffalo so I'm sure McDavid could handle that role too.
     
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    they should trade for Hall
     
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    I think they should give therrien a chance.

    They won't, but they should.
     
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    It's unfortunate that we're going to get no Mcdavid in the playoffs again. Usually it'd way too early to say something like that but the oilers brought back practically the same team that was slow and terrible last year. Not sure what they thought would happen.
     
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    The lineup really is abysmal, it shouldn't be possible to build a lineup like that in their situation.

    Coach is garbage as well.
     
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    ya it seems like mclellan is coach his ass out of town
     
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    Nuke what then? Kids and players no one wants? Nuke kyle brodziak?
     
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    I bet he's fired at the end of this month.


    Oilers gonna get off to their worst start ever.
     
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    But like, we've done that, twice, it didn't help :cry:
     
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    Management. Ownership.
     
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    I can't imagine being in McDavid s shoes but i can imagine being his father right now. I would be irate
     
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    Nuke ownership hey?
     
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    He’s going to ask for a trade soon.

    Nylander for McDavid.... lmao the chia special coming right up
     
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