Kris Russell changes jersey number for Kevin Lowe retirement ceremony

If you’re looking for a way to re-crest those Adam Larsson jerseys then you’re in luck because everyone’s favourite cowboy has chosen a new number for the upcoming NHL season. This afternoon, the Edmonton Oilers announced that Kris Russell will be changing his number from 4 to 6 for the upcoming season to accommodate the…


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The ceremony that will see the No. 4 jersey of former Edmonton Oilers’ captain Kevin Lowe retired at Rogers Place before a game against the New York Rangers on November 5 has been a long time coming. It’s an honor finally assured when Lowe was named an inductee into the Hockey Hall of Fame in…


Yamamoto and Puljujarvi. Who Takes a Step?

With Kailer Yamamoto signing a one-year, $1.175m AAV contract on the weekend, the Oilers have all their players signed and ready to start training camp when it begins tomorrow with physicals and medicals, and on the ice Thursday. Oscar Klefbom is on LTIR, while Dmitri Samorukov suffered a broken jaw during Saturday’s rookie game against…


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The Oilers announced that they’ll be raising Kevin Lowe’s No. 4 to the rafters on Nov. 5 when the team hosts the New York Rangers, which is fitting as Lowe won his sixth Stanley Cup with New York in 1994.