Edmonton Oilers

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 04.07.2016 | 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 04.04.2016 | 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 02.02.2016 | 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 11.27.2015 | 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 11.05.2015 | 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 09.28.2015 | Canada Alberta

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

McDavid Officially Hits The Ice With Oilers

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.02.2016 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Connor McDavid, the teen phenom forecast to be hockey's next great superstar, officially hit the ice Wednesday with the Edmonton Oilers.And...

Oilers Make Their 4th Number 1 Overall Pick In 6 Years

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 06.26.2015 | Canada Alberta

SUNRISE, Fla. - Connor McDavid is now officially a No. 1 overall draft pick. The long-expected move became reality Friday night when the Edmonton O...

Meet The New Oilers Head Coach

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.19.2016 | Canada Alberta

McLellan comes to Edmonton after coaching in San Jose for seven seasons.

Edmonton Is No Longer The 'City Of Champions'

The Huffington Post Alberta | Maham Abedi | Posted 04.29.2015 | Canada Alberta

"We are in a post-tagline era."

Oilers Win NHL Draft Lottery, Chance To Pick McDavid

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2015 | Canada Alberta

Franchise-changing talent is on the horizon.

Oilers Goalie Gives Props To Opponent For 'Goal Of The Year' Against Him

The Huffington Post Alberta | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.09.2015 | Canada Alberta

Thank you sir, may I have another?

Oilers Finally Fire Head Coach

The Canadian Press | Posted 12.15.2014 | Canada Alberta

Dallas Eakins has been fired as coach of the Edmonton Oilers, according to multiple media reports. Edmonton has lost 15 of its past 16 games is dea...

Oilers Fire Coach

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.14.2015 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Oilers general manager Craig MacTavish sacked head coach Dallas Eakins on Monday, saying while Eakins is taking the fall for mounting losse...


The Huffington Post Alberta | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.24.2014 | Canada Alberta

It's understandable that fans of the Edmonton Oilers are a little upset with the team's current last-place ranking in the National Hockey League. B...