Found November 09, 2011 on Kukla's Korner:
Oilers beat Canadiens 3-1 The Edmonton Oilers found a way to put away their first original six team of their Eastern road trip. While apparently no one on the RDS panel expected the Oilers to find a win and the term “a walk in the park” was even dropped in terms of how the Canadiens as a team may find matching up against the Oilers, a win was exactly what the Oilers took. Continue reading "No Walk In the Park for the Habs"
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