The holiday season is almost upon us and your ol’ pal Lowetide has given you an early gift with this week’s NationRadio episode. Oilers talk? Check. Flames stuff? Why not. Ryan Lambert explaining what exactly "Ovechkin’s steroids" are exactly? Oh yeah.

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Segment 1 

Lowetide provides his thoughts on the Oilers and Avalanche game from December 9th. Also replayed are the thoughts from Tom Renney, The Nuge, Eberle and Sam Gagner. Then Matt Bugg makes his first of two appearances on the show to talk about the local team here in Edmonton.

Segment 2 

The scandalous Ryan Lambert aka the Two Line Pass takes the heat for his recent comments on "Ovechkin’s Steroids," the Oilers and Flames chances this year and the recent Comeau acquisition down in Calgary.

Segment 3 

Danny Gray pops by from TheLeafsNation and Pension Plan Puppets @acatnamedfelix -New ownership, leafs talk, last night’s game

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Segment 4 

The man in the corner office of Imaginary NationHQ is on the show this week. Managing Editor Kent Wilson talks about the Calgary Flames these last few days and gives a preview of the Battle of Alberta match on December 10th.

Segment 5 

Corey Graham – Play by Play man for the Edmonton Oil Kings and the host of Edmonton Sports Night Live gives his thoughts on the state of the Red Hot Oil Kings and gives a preview of the upcoming game against the Medicine Hat Tigers.

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Segment 6 

Matt Bugg is back on the show for his second segment – this time giving a preview of the 2011 World Junior Tournament which is somehow right around the corner. Where DOES the time go?*

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Full Podcast 

*Also does putting a Norman Rockwell Christmas picture in this article count as starting our Christmas Shopping?