Stories tagged: edmonton oilers
UPDATED: Tue., June 18, 2019
Kailer Yamamoto’s journey from Spokane Chiefs to NHL has been ‘a whirlwind, a struggle at times, but a lot of fun’
Fresh off a return from visiting a doctor in Los Angeles, Kailer Yamamoto held up and rotated his wrist, which had just been given a clean bill of health.
UPDATED: Tue., May 28, 2019
The Edmonton Oilers have hired NHL veteran Dave Tippett as their next head coach. It is the first big move for new general manager Ken Holland. Tippett had been working …
UPDATED: Tue., May 7, 2019
The Edmonton Oilers have hired longtime Detroit Red Wings executive Ken Holland as their new general manager and president of hockey operations. Holland takes over the struggling team from interim …
Mon., March 4, 2019
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019
Nolan Patrick scored 2:01 into overtime and the Philadelphia Flyers rallied past the Edmonton Oilers 5-4 on Saturday, extending their winning streak to a season-best seven games.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019
The Edmonton Oilers have fired president of hockey operations and general manager Peter Chiarelli amid another season that has failed to live up to expectations. The team announced Chiarelli’s abrupt …
Tue., Nov. 20, 2018
Leon Draisaitl scored 51 seconds into overtime and Connor McDavid had his 100th career goal to give the Edmonton Oilers a 4-3 win over the San Jose Sharks in Ken …
Tue., Nov. 20, 2018
The Edmonton Oilers fired coach Todd McLellan on Tuesday and replaced him with Ken Hitchcock with hopes of reviving a team languishing in sixth place in the Pacific Division.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018
Nikita Kucherov had two goals and an assist, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 33 saves and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Edmonton Oilers 5-2 on Tuesday night.
Sun., Oct. 28, 2018
Connor McDavid scored 53 seconds into overtime to lift the Edmonton Oilers to their third straight win, 2-1 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday. After two Blackhawks skaters got …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018
Leon Draisaitl and Drake Caggiula each scored twice and the Edmonton Oilers ended a 13-game losing streak against the Nashville Predators with a 5-3 victory Saturday. Connor McDavid also scored …
Sun., March 18, 2018
Nikita Kucherov scored twice to lift the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 3-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Sunday.
Thu., March 8, 2018
There are a number of days in Kailer Yamamoto’s young career that have made a lasting impression on his memory.
Fri., Dec. 29, 2017
Patrick Kane scored 50 seconds into overtime to give 32-year-old goaltender Jeff Glass a win in his NHL debut and lift the Chicago Blackhawks over the Edmonton Oilers 4-3 on …
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017
Vladimir Tarasenko had two goals and two assists and got in a rare fight Tuesday night, helping the St. Louis Blues to an 8-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 7, 2017
If Kailer Yamamoto were disappointed on Tuesday morning in his first practice back with the Spokane Chiefs after spending two-plus months with the NHL’s Edmonton Oilers, he didn’t show it.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 6, 2017
Kailer Yamamoto is headed back to the Spokane Chiefs.
Tue., Oct. 3, 2017
A perverse obsession with the next thing became sport’s designer drug some time ago, lapping the passé high of getting off on something as mundane as today’s game.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017
The Edmonton Oilers announced via press release they have signed 2017 first round selection Kailer Yamamoto to a three-year entry level contract.
UPDATED: Wed., July 5, 2017
The Edmonton Oilers have signed star captain Connor McDavid to an eight-year, $100 million deal. McDavid led the NHL in scoring with 100 points last season, en route to winning …
Fri., May 12, 2017
The Edmonton Oilers cleaned out their lockers after their turnaround season, knowing that the newfound success changes everything. “Coming in next year, it has to be a different mindset,” captain …
UPDATED: Wed., May 10, 2017
Nick Ritchie scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period, and the Anaheim Ducks ended their streak of five straight Game 7 losses with a 2-1 victory over the …
Sun., May 7, 2017
Ryan Johansen scored the game-winning goal 3:15 into the third period, and the Nashville Predators advanced to their first Western Conference final in franchise history Sunday by beating the St. …
Fri., April 28, 2017
Cam Talbot made 39 saves, Patrick Maroon scored a power-play goal and the Edmonton Oilers moved halfway to the Western Conference finals with a 2-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks …
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins scored 2:55 into overtime, lifting the Edmonton Oilers over the host St. Louis Blues 3-2 on Monday night.
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016
The comparisons are inevitable. Connor McDavid understands it. So does Sidney Crosby.
Wed., Oct. 12, 2016
Former NHL player Wayne Gretzky returned to the Edmonton Oilers. The Great One was named partner and vice chairman of Oilers Entertainment Group.
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016
The Edmonton Oilers have made Connor McDavid the youngest captain in NHL history.
Fri., June 26, 2015
For Connor McDavid, this is only the beginning. And he’s eager to see what comes next. There’s no mystery, no drama, no guessing about what will happen when the Edmonton …
Tue., Oct. 21, 2014
NHL: Taylor Hall scored a penalty-shot goal and added an assist, and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins netted the winner in the final minutes to lift Edmonton to a 3-2 victory over the …