Coming to your living room, dorm room and bath room live in living colour, it’s Dustin Nielson and the Inside the Nation show!

Inside the Nation is a look at the Edmonton Oilers and Dusty’s thoughts on the team. If you want to go in spoiler-free, them slid down the page and watch the video below, but if you want a brief rundown on what was talked about in the episode, then this is for you:

  • Letting your kid win?
  • Point night? Nope
  • Mini sticks conversations
  • Losing trends three road games against bad teams

  • Goaltending? Is this going to be a story
  • Should Mikko Koskinen be the 1A now?
  • Simple reminder this is the number 1 team in the Pacific division
  • The return of Adam Larsson
  • Breaking down the loss to the Los Angeles Kings
  • Joaquin Gage is the funniest man in the city
  • Breaking down the D pairings
  • The upcoming sked
  • Vegas trip talk
  • New York Islanders for being good
  • Calgary Flames for setting futile records



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