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HERE'S ONE COLD WAR
Jay Greenberg
March 05, 1990
Having learned to win without Wayne Gretzky, Edmonton may yet make Calgary bite the ice
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March 05, 1990

Here's One Cold War

Having learned to win without Wayne Gretzky, Edmonton may yet make Calgary bite the ice

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The last time the Oilers and the Flames went into a series in which Edmonton had a chance to play the spoiler was in 1988. Calgary had overtaken the defending champion Oilers as the NHL's points leader, but Gretzky led Edmonton to a shocking sweep. The Great One later said that he never felt better after a victory, including those that won Stanley Cups. Here, it seems, we go again.

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