Originally posted on Lowetide  |  Last updated 1/10/12
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I'll remember the day Jordan Eberle was drafted by the Edmonton Oilers. Wall to wall grin and as we roll along it's a good starting point for the current cluster. Today or tomorrow or a week from now the Oilers will tell us how bad his current injury is and how long he'll be gone. Eberle's loss is a big one, and of course injuries are beginning to become a prominent theme  for this gifted cluster. RNH is already on the shelf from a freak injury and Taylor Hall has missed time in both seasons due to injury (as has Eberle with the current problem). Feb 4, 2011: Jordan Eberle misses 13 games with sprained left ankle. March 5, 2011: Taylor Hall misses the final 17 games of the 10-11 season with ankle injury. Nov 30, 2011: Taylor Hall misses 7 games with shoulder injury. Jan 3, 2012: RNH injured and out with a shoulder injury. January 2012: Eberle injured and out with knee injury. We shouldn't get into the fetal position over this, but injuries to young players are a concern. The fut...
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