There’s an interesting case to be made for the Edmonton Oilers trading their first-round pick this year. The club is in a position as we embark on the all-star break that they haven’t been in a long time — that being one where they’re in a playoff spot.
The Edmonton Oilers have announced that defenceman Matt Benning has been assigned to the Bakersfield Condors of the American Hockey League. The assignment was on a conditioning loan, the club announced.
Those looking for another Edmonton Oilers fix are going to be waiting for a few more weeks with the upcoming all-star break. Edmonton isn’t squaring up against another opponent until the 29th for the highly anticipated BoA rematch against the Calgary Flames.
News surrounding a new contract for Edmonton Oilers F Zack Kassian continues to come out with the latest identifying what the contract could look like. During Saturday afternoon’s matinee against the Arizona Coyotes, Sportsnet’s Mark Spector said Kassian’s new contract is likely in the range of four years with an AAV of $3.25-3.5-million.
The Edmonton Oilers have assigned defenceman William Lagesson to the Bakersfield Condors, the club announced Saturday. Lagesson, 23, was recalled by the Oilers on Dec. 29, 2019 and appeared in two games with the club.
Edmonton Oilers prospect Tyler Benson is heading to the American Hockey League all-star game. The 21-year-old forward is set to replace Oilers F Kailer Yamamoto, who was recalled by the big club in late December.
The Edmonton Oilers and Zack Kassian appear to be making common ground in contract talks, Sportsnet’s Mark Spector reported Friday. Spector said his sense is that the club will announce a multi-year deal prior to the NHL trade deadline.
By locking up Caleb Jones on Wednesday, it’s time for the Edmonton Oilers to get serious about trading Kris Russell. Russell has only one year left on his deal paying him $4-million. This season, he has a modified no-trade clause with 10-teams on the list, while next year it climbs to 15.
The Edmonton Oilers have re-signed defenceman Caleb Jones to a two-year contract extension, the club announced Wednesday. Jones has appeared in 40 games with the club in his career scoring one goal and eight assists.
Battle of Alberta (charities): Edmonton woman’s tweet results in thousands of dollars donated to Calgary charity
An Edmonton woman’s goal to see a few donations head to a Calgary charity after a heated Battle of Alberta has erupted with thousands of children being the beneficiaries. Sam Costa shared a tweet Tuesday morning asking Edmontonians to step up and donate to Calgary charity Brown Bagging for Calgary’s Kids days after a Calgarian…
Edmonton Oilers fans hoping to get a glance at their favorite club will now have a chance to do so as the club is set to host an open practice at West Edmonton Mall. The Oilers will take to the Ice Palace in the mall between 3:30 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 27.
The National Hockey League Department of Player Safety has come down on Edmonton Oilers F Zack Kassian for his role in a Saturday incident with Calgary Flames F Matthew Tkachuk. Kassian has been suspended for two games under Rule 46.2 (Aggressor), the league said in a statement Monday evening.