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Twitter reacts to Oilers firing GM Steve Tambellini

Oilers president Kevin Lowe speaks during a press conference at Rexall Place in Edmonton on Monday,...

Oilers president Kevin Lowe speaks during a press conference at Rexall Place in Edmonton on Monday, April 15, 2013. Lowe announced Steve Tambellini has been replaced as GM by former player and head coach Craig McTavish. (Amber Bracken/QMI Agency)

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, Last Updated: 3:10 PM ET

The Edmonton Oilers may have fired GM Steve Tambellini on Monday, but fans had various reactions to the news.

Oilers president Kevin Lowe made the announcement, replacing Tambellini with assistant vice president Craig MacTavish. Scott Howson takes over that position as Lowe's assistant.

The online world reacted to the news, mainly voicing their displeasure after another season without playoff hockey.


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