Despite missing Darnell Nurse to suspension and having a limping Leon Draisaitl, the Oilers edged out the Kings in Los Angeles and forced a Game 7 back in Edmonton. Buckle up.
The NHL Players’ Association has announced the finalists for the Ted Lindsay Award, which is awarded annually to the National Hockey League’s most outstanding player in the regular season as judged by the players.
Connor McDavid is a finalist for the Hart Trophy for the league’s most valuable player.
The Edmonton Oilers are in a difficult position.
The Day After: The Oilers show up to Game 4 with a lacklustre effort and allow the Kings back into the series
The Oilers dominated Games 2 and 3 with speed and physicality, getting on the Kings shift after shift so that they didn’t have any time or space to make plays.
The Oilers are leading the Kings two games to one and they’ll have a chance to put a stranglehold on the series on Sunday night in Los Angeles.
The Los Angeles Kings returned home on Friday after an embarrassing loss in Game 2 in Edmonton looking to redeem themselves.
The Day After: The Oilers tie their first-round series thanks to their best playoff showing since 2017
It’s been a long time since we’ve seen the Oilers put together as dominant of a game in the playoffs as the one we saw on Wednesday night.
The Edmonton Oilers are sticking with Mike Smith.
Surprise surprise, we’re one day into the playoffs and we have a goaltending controversy on our hands.
Connor McDavid has arrived.
Let’s party like it’s 2006.