It’s Wednesday and it’s 2:20 here in Nation country and that means Dustin Nielson was live on your TV screen, computer monitor, cell phone or reflecting pool (we see you, wizards and witches). Make sure to follow along with your friendly neighborhood @OilersnationHQ on twitter to always know within seconds of when Dustin will be live.

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 then 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:

  • Zack Kassian is a monster
  • Matthew Tkachuk is a turtle:

  • Good game for the boys against the Nashville Predators
  • Josh Archibald’s game in place of 44
  • Caleb Jones signs his extension mid-episode

Edmonton Oilers re-sign D Caleb Jones to two-year extension

  • What does that mean for the Oilers D to come?
  • Is Kris Russell out?
  • Is Darnell Nurse in trouble?
  • The Filip Forsberg wrap around
  • A look at Broberg and Samorukov
  • Mike Smith is doing well this year
  • What will happen on the 29th?

Watch today’s episode below:


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