Edmonton Oilers

Oilers Star Snaps Adorably Awkward Fan Photo

HuffPost Canada | Sarah Rieger | Posted 05.11.2017 | Canada Alberta


Meet The Oilers Fan Who Celebrated With Zack Kassian

Melanie Nathan | Posted 05.09.2017 | Canada Alberta
Melanie Nathan

In a video that's been making the rounds, the lucky fan can be seen screaming and pounding on the glass while locked in a lengthy and intense gaze with Zack Kassian, who is on the other side of the glass, in full out warrior pose screaming right back at him. For true fans of the sport, it was a magical moment that will forever be remembered. And for Zack and the fan, it seemed like an incredible bonding experience that they will forever share.

Don't Hold Your Breath For An All-Canadian Stanley Cup Match-Up

David Martin | Posted 05.04.2017 | Canada Living
David Martin

Canadian hockey fans are salivating at the possibility of an all-Canadian match-up in this year's Stanley Cup final. That's a lovely thought which should warm the heart of any true Canadian. And here's why it isn't going to happen.

18,000 Edmonton Oilers Fans Step Up To Sing U.S. Anthem. NBD.

The Huffington Post Canada | Andree Lau | Posted 05.01.2017 | Canada Alberta

Nice work, Oilers fans.

Actress Claims Edmonton Oilers Owner Offered Her Money For Sex

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 04.07.2017 | Canada Alberta

The "Jane The Virgin" actress said Daryl Katz tried to make a deal with her.

Edmonton's About To Get The Buzzy Downtown It's Always Wanted

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 12.01.2016 | Canada Alberta
Adrian Brijbassi

The change is stark and dramatic in a city whose downtown core has struggled for vitality. Those fortunes changed on September 8 - when Edmonton's sensational $480-million arena opened - and the newfound wealth of customers, foot traffic and enthusiasm only appears to be beginning.

Internet Mocks New Edmonton Burger In The Most Hilarious Way

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 10.13.2016 | Canada Alberta

"Unlike our team, this burger won’t let you down."

Wayne Gretzky Is An Edmonton Oiler Once Again

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.13.2016 | Canada Alberta

"Everything I have in my life is because of the NHL and I'm thrilled to be back."

Meet The Edmonton Oilers' New Mascot -- 'Hunter'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.26.2016 | Canada Alberta

It's a lynx.

Edmonton's New Arena Is Finally Open

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

It seats 18,641.

Edmonton Oilers Decide They Don't Need Cheerleaders Anymore

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 08.10.2016 | Canada Alberta

A six-year run comes to an end.

Goodbye, Rexall Place

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2016 | Canada Alberta

Greats including Wayne Gretzky, Mark Messier and Grant Fuhr attended the final game.

Edmonton's Real Estate Market Will Love The Oilers' Move To Rogers Place

YPNextHome | Posted 04.08.2017 | Canada Alberta

The common belief that new arenas and sports stadiums are slam-dunk wins for their billionaire owners and millionaire players, but big fat goose eggs for the local economy... Well, that could be dead wrong. A report not only suggests the opposite, but says such projects actually boost surrounding real estate values.

Edmonton Oilers Prepare To Say Goodbye To Rexall Place

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 04.07.2016 | Canada Alberta

The arena saw Edmonton's first Stanley Cup win in 1984.

Let's Give Losing Hockey Teams Something To Play For

David Martin | Posted 04.05.2017 | Canada Living
David Martin

Canadian-based teams aren't very good. Despite league-leading attendance and legions of diehard fans, our teams seldom compare favourably with U.S.-based teams. What can we do in the meantime to maintain fan interest in our national game? The answer to our current dilemma: a playoff battle of the also-rans.

First Nation Oilers Fans Give McDavid A Welcome Back To Remember

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 02.03.2016 | Canada Alberta

"Go, Oilers, go."

Connor McDavid Set To Return To Oilers Lineup

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.02.2017 | Canada Alberta

"I'm excited. It feels like my first game all over again.''

Edmonton Oilers Make NHL History With Pride Tape

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2016 | Canada Alberta

"We believe that hockey should include everyone."

'McJesus:' Connor McDavid Fandom Consumes Edmonton

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.22.2015 | Canada Alberta

"Everything's selling for Connor.''

Connor McDavid Is As Fast At Healing As He Is On The Ice

CBC | Posted 11.27.2016 | Canada Alberta

The Oilers rookie is ahead of schedule in his recovery from a broken collarbone.

Edmonton Oiler Donates $10,000 To Syrian Refugee Fund

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 11.26.2015 | Canada Alberta

The federal government is matching every dollar donated.

Oilers Player Says Military Father Made Him A Disciplined Athlete

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 11.11.2015 | Canada Alberta

Oilers player Matt Hendricks says being raised by a military father helped to make him into the disciplined athlete he is today. Hendricks' father...

Connor McDavid Out 'Months' With Broken Collarbone

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

McDavid left the ice favouring his left shoulder.

Oilers Make A BIG Decision About Their Captaincy

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Alberta

Sorry Ference, no more "C" for your chest.

Former Oilers' Goalie's Mask And Jersey Stolen From Arena

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.28.2016 | Canada Alberta

RCMP is asking for the public's help finding Fuhr's mask and jersey.