Edmonton Arena

1-Million Tile Mosaic Unveiled At Edmonton's New Arena

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.09.2016 | Canada Alberta

It stretches 14 metres across the entrance hall.

Edmonton's New Arena Is Finally Open

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2016 | Canada Alberta

It seats 18,641.

Edmonton Arena Totally Looks Like An ‘American Dad!' Character

The Huffington Post Alberta | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 02.15.2016 | Canada Alberta

Once seen, it can't be unseen.

Edmontonians Need To See This John Oliver Video Right Now

The Huffington Post Alberta | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 07.13.2015 | Canada Alberta

Clear eyes, full hearts, can't lose!

WATCH: Amazing Timelapse Of Oilers Arena Construction

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 03.04.2015 | Canada Alberta

What a difference a year makes!

LOOK: Edmonton's New Arena District Is A Stunner

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.28.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The owner of the Edmonton Oilers says the booming, oilsands-driven economy of northern Alberta is behind the early success of the city's do...

Not Everyone Happy With Gretzky's Statue Relocation

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.01.2014 | Canada Alberta

They're going to need one big moving truck for the Great One. Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson tweeted earlier this week that a massive bronze statue of W...

LOOK: New Oilers Arena Sure To Be The Envy Of Other Teams

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada Alberta

Construction on Edmonton's new downtown arena is set to begin next month, and judging by new hi-res photos released this week, it's going to be a beau...

Special Meeting Called For Oilers Arena

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Edmonton's mayor says he's optimistic about a special council meeting on the proposed downtown arena.Stephen Mandel won't give any details,...

'It Can't Drag On Forever'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.09.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A spokesman for Edmonton Oilers owner Daryl Katz refused to say Wednesday if the pharmacy magnate will put up more money to rescue a new ar...

Future Of New Oilers Arena Uncertain, Again

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.08.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A long-running debate over the future of a new home for the Edmonton Oilers is going into double overtime.Councillors have delayed for a se...

Edmonton Council Approves Oilers Arena

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Even though the money is not all in place, Edmonton city council has given final approval to a deal that would see a new downtown arena bui...

Redford Reiterates: No Money For Edmonton Arena

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford has once again said there will be no direct provincial funding of a new arena for the Edmonton Oilers.Redfor...

Why Funding The Edmonton Arena May Be A Losing Bet

CBC | Posted 04.03.2013 | Canada Alberta

When people hear of plans to bring a new stadium or arena to their city, they typically envision the stands packed with loyal sports fans, restaurants...

Is The Edmonton Arena Deal A Flop?

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada Alberta

A majority of Edmontonians polled were not in favour of the city's recently passed arena deal, which a Richard Ivy School of Business professor called...

Another Win For Katz, Means Another Loss For Edmonton

CBC | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

City negotiators should have pushed harder to get the naming rights for Edmonton's proposed downtown arena, says Coun. Kerry Diotte. "It'...

No New Provincial Cash For Edmonton Arena: Redford

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford says a new lottery or gambling scheme is not in the cards to cover the $114-million shortfall for a new aren...

What Albertans Had To Say About Arena Deal

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

When news broke that Edmonton city council and the Katz Group had reached a deal to build a downtown arena, it was hard to find anyone who wasn't happ...

Potential For ‘Big Leap Forward’ In Arena Negotiations

Edmonton Journal | Posted 03.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The city could take a “big leap forward” toward building a downtown arena when details of a possible deal with the Katz Group are relea...

Is KENO Going To Pay For Edmonton's New Arena?

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.05.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta's Wildrose party has come up with a lottery scheme that it hopes will skate around the politics of funding new NHL hockey arenas in...

Alberta's Villain Of The Year Is?

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 12.27.2012 | Canada Alberta

Daryl Katz does not hijack airplanes. He doesn’t kidnap children nor does he kick puppies – that we’re aware of. But one would be hard-presse...

Katz To Resume Talks For Edmonton Arena

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The deal to build a new arena for the NHL's Edmonton Oilers rose from the dead Wednesday, but remains a long way from getting back on its f...

Review Edmonton Oilers Owner's Donation To Tories: Opposition Parties

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.26.2012 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Two Alberta opposition parties have formally asked the chief electoral officer to review whether a large contribution to the Tories from th...

Katz Gave The Tories How Much?

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 12.25.2012 | Canada Alberta

How did Edmonton Oilers owner and billionaire Daryl Katz get away with donating nearly half a million dollars to Alison Redford's then-struggling camp...

The Numbers, And The Swindle, Behind Edmonton's Downtown Arena Proposal

Mark Milke | Posted 11.28.2012 | Canada Alberta
Mark Milke

For those who might have missed what's happening in the city where Wayne Gretzky first made his mark in professional hockey, another round of taxpayer...