Edmonton Oilers

Barzal on Bear's skills camp: If I could spend a month there, I would

By: Chris Lomon

For the Indigenous youth, the hockey camp in Ochapowace First Nation affords them the chance to dream big. For Mathew Barzal, it’s a chance to make lifelong connections.

August 13, 2019

Edmonton Oilers sign forward Josh Archibald to one-year contract

By: Canadian Press

The Edmonton Oilers have signed free agent forward Josh Archibald to a one-year contract.

July 16, 2019

After one season in Calgary, veteran goalie Mike Smith signs with Edmonton

By: Canadian Press

Ken Holland was unable to make a big splash in his first foray into free agency as the new general manager of the Edmonton Oilers, but that doesn't mean he wasn't busy.

July 1, 2019

McDavid fondly recalls Ted Lindsay as he eyes TLA hat trick

By: Chris Lomon

For Connor McDavid, the Ted Lindsay Award is meaningful for three reasons: the person it’s named after, the prestige it represents, and the people that do the voting.

June 13, 2019

Edmonton Oilers hire former Arizona bench boss Dave Tippett as head coach

By: Canadian Press

The Edmonton Oilers added another foundational piece to their latest rebuild Tuesday, hiring veteran head coach Dave Tippett to take over behind the bench.

May 28, 2019

Two truths and a lie | Connor McDavid

By: NHLPA Staff

Wow – is there ever a lot to unpack in Two Truths and a Lie with Ted Lindsay Award finalist, Connor McDavid!

May 19, 2019

Edmonton Oilers name Ken Holland as general manager and president of hockey ops

By: Canadian Press

The Edmonton Oilers have made it official that Ken Holland is their new general manager, after Holland spent more than two decades and won three Stanley Cups doing the same job for the Detroit Red Wings.

May 7, 2019

Connor McDavid, Sidney Crosby, Nikita Kucherov named as Hart Trophy finalists

By: Canadian Press

Edmonton Oilers centre Connor McDavid, Pittsburgh Penguins centre Sidney Crosby and Tampa Bay Lightning right-winger Nikita Kucherov are the finalists for the NHL's Hart Trophy.

April 28, 2019

2018-19 Ted Lindsay Award finalists: Kane, Kucherov, McDavid

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA announced today the three finalists for the 2018-19 Ted Lindsay Award are forwards Patrick Kane, Nikita Kucherov, and Connor McDavid.

April 25, 2019

Oilers forward Puljujarvi to undergo hip surgery and miss rest of season

By: Canadian Press

Edmonton Oilers forward Jesse Puljujarvi will undergo surgery on his hip that will rule him out for the rest of the season.

February 28, 2019

Be A Player: Rewind | Bernie Nicholls

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Bernie Nicholls reflects on a career-best season which saw him total 70 goals and 80 assists for 150 points with the Los Angeles Kings in 1988-89.

February 21, 2019

Sam Gagner headed back to Oilers; Canucks deal him for Ryan Spooner

By: Canadian Press

The Vancouver Canucks have acquired centre Ryan Spooner, sending Sam Gagner back to the Edmonton Oilers.

February 16, 2019

Oilers acquire Anthony Stolarz from Flyers for Cam Talbot

By: Canadian Press

The Edmonton Oilers have acquired goaltender Anthony Stolarz from the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for netminder Cam Talbot.

February 15, 2019

Edmonton Oilers fire GM Peter Chiarelli, put onus on players to salvage season

By: Canadian Press

Peter Chiarelli has been fired as general manager of the Edmonton Oilers, according to multiple media reports.

January 23, 2019

Player Q&A | Leon Draisaitl

By: NHLPA Staff

Ahead of his NHL-All Star Game debut, this week's Player Q&A features Edmonton Oilers forward, Leon Draisaitl.

January 23, 2019

Oilers sign goalie Mikko Koskinen to three-year contract extension

By: Canadian Press

The Edmonton Oilers have signed goaltender Mikko Koskinen to a three-year contract extension with an average annual salary of US$4.5 million, the club announced Monday.

January 21, 2019

Presence, balance key for Nurse, Jankowski

By: Chris Lomon

The third of a five-part series highlighting the NHLPA's partnership with Kids Help Phone, members discuss the importance of balancing family and friends with a demanding career.

January 17, 2019

Edmonton Oilers claim forward Colby Cave from Bruins

By: Canadian Press

The Edmonton Oilers have claimed forward Colby Cave off waivers from the Boston Bruins.

January 15, 2019

Oilers acquire Petrovic from Panthers, send Wideman to Florida in trade

By: Canadian Press

The Edmonton Oilers acquired defenceman Alexander Petrovic from the Florida Panthers on Sunday in exchange for blue-liner Chris Wideman and a conditional third-round pick in the 2019 NHL draft.

December 30, 2018

Visa Teammate Gift-Giving Series

By: Ryan Parker

Some of the biggest names in the game open up about teammate gifts.

December 21, 2018