For the past couple of weeks, we’ve been talking about the possibility of Anton Slepyshev coming back to Edmonton for a second tour of duty, but that won’t be happening now as the forward just signed a two-year contract extension with CKSA Moscow of the KHL. Holland said earlier this week he made an offer,…
This morning, the NHL’s central scouting department released their final rankings for the 2020 NHL Draft and while we have no idea where the Oilers will pick, I wanted to break things down anyway.
Edmonton Oilers forward Colby Cave has been placed into a medically-induced coma, the club announced Tuesday.
The Edmonton Oilers have made a contract offer to F Anton Slepyshev, the team’s GM Ken Holland said in a media conference call Tuesday.
On April 6th, 2016, the Edmonton Oilers played their last game at Rexall Place, beating the Vancouver Canucks in a 6-2 landslide. Whether you knew it as Northlands Coliseum, Skyreach Centre, Rexall Place, or anything in between, it’s hard to believe that four years have already gone by since we said goodbye to the old…
It’s difficult to imagine anybody showing up to a jam-packed stadium to watch a hockey game any time soon. But the NHL is still looking for solutions on how to get the 2019-20 season completed.
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Throwback Thursday: On this day in 1985, Edmonton Oilers Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record with 34th career hat trick
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GQ Sports dropped a video today that features a conversation-style interview with Connor McDavid and Wayne Gretzky. The two get asked a handful of questions, ranging from their favourite memories made in the league to being a part of the Battle of Alberta to the pressures involved with playing in Edmonton.
The Edmonton Oilers have announced a temporary staff reduction of 139 employees while senior hockey and business executives will forgo 50-100% of their wages.
When I wrote last week’s Prospect Update, inexplicably the Russian leagues were still set to go full steam ahead. Even though the two non-Russian teams in the playoff had pulled out, leaving their whole format in shambles. That all changed on March 17th when they too announced they would go on pause until further notice….
If there was one thing we knew Ken Holland would change around here, it was that the Edmonton Oilers would no longer be rushing prospects.