Edmonton Oilers

2021-22 Ted Lindsay Award finalists: Josi, Matthews and McDavid

By: NHLPA Media Release

Roman Josi, Auston Matthews and Connor McDavid have received the most votes from their peers as the most outstanding player.

May 13, 2022

Leafs' Auston Matthews, Oilers' Connor McDavid among Hart Trophy finalists

By: Canadian Press

The reigning Hart Trophy winner, McDavid never went more than three games without a point.

May 12, 2022

Darnell Nurse founds scholarship for deserving students

By: Chris Lomon

The Darnell Nurse Excellence Scholarship, which will be awarded annually to two graduating students at St. Thomas More Catholic Secondary School for the next three years,

February 18, 2022

Oilers put Nurse and Koekkoek on injured reserve, move Smith to long-term IR

By: Canadian Press

Oilers coach Dave Tippett said Nurse will miss two to three weeks with a broken finger while Koekkoek will be out three to four weeks.

November 19, 2021

Edmonton Oilers place goalie Mike Smith on IR with lower-body injury

By: Canadian Press

Smith was hurt in the second period of Edmonton's 6-5 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday.

October 20, 2021

Edmonton Oilers re-sign forward Kailer Yamamoto to one-year contract

By: Canadian Press

Yamamoto compiled eight goals, 13 assists and 26 penalty minutes over 52 games for Edmonton last season.

September 18, 2021

Edmonton Oilers ink Darnell Nurse to long-term extension

By: Canadian Press

Nurse, 26, appeared in all 56 games for the Oilers during the pandemic-shortened 2020-2021 season

August 6, 2021

Oilers, Flames make big splashes in free agency; Leafs find help in net

By: Canadian Press

Barrie had a solid season in Edmonton last year, putting up 48 points (eight goals, 40 assists).

July 29, 2021

Oilers ink goalie Mike Smith to two-year extension

By: Canadian Press

At 39 years old, Smith knows his opportunities to capture a championship are limited and is "very motivated" to keep playing.

July 24, 2021

Harvard Business program gets high marks from NHL players

By: Chris Lomon

Brian Elliott, Sam Gagner, Darnell Nurse and James van Riemsdyk are already utilizing the knowledge they’ve gained in preparation for life off the ice.

July 14, 2021

Oilers acquire veteran defenceman Duncan Keith in trade with Chicago

By: Canadian Press

Veteran defenceman Duncan Keith wanted to be closer to home, and the Edmonton Oilers appeared to be the right fit.

July 12, 2021

Connor McDavid voted 2020-21 Ted Lindsay Award recipient by NHLPA members

By: NHLPA Media Release

Connor McDavid of the Edmonton Oilers has been named the recipient of the 2020-21 Ted Lindsay Award, as voted by fellow NHLPA members.

June 29, 2021

Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid wins second career Hart Trophy

By: Canadian Press

Connor McDavid's dominant 2020-21 season left little room for doubt when it came to naming this year's NHL most valuable player.

June 29, 2021

Edmonton Oilers sign forward Ryan Nugent-Hopkins to 8-year extension

By: Canadian Press

Nugent-Hopkins' previous deal for seven years and $42 million expired after this season.

June 29, 2021

Edmonton signs forward Devin Shore to two-year contract extension

By: Canadian Press

The Edmonton Oilers have signed forward Devin Shore to a two-year contract extension.

June 9, 2021

Crosby, Matthews, McDavid named 2020-21 TLA finalists

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA has announced the three finalists for the 2020-21 Ted Lindsay Award are Auston Matthews, Sidney Crosby and Connor McDavid.

June 2, 2021

Racism directed at Bear sparks jump in donations to Beckie Scott's Spirit North

By: Canadian Press

Scott, who founded Spirit North over a decade ago, says contributions rose by $10,000 in just one day this past week.

May 29, 2021

Edmonton Oilers' veteran goalie Mike Smith relishes another playoff chance

By: Canadian Press

Edmonton Oilers goaltender Mike Smith is a 39-year-old veteran aspiring to hoist the Cup before the end of his career.

May 18, 2021

Player of the Week | Connor McDavid

By: David Morassutti

Connor McDavid led the league in points while notching another impressive accomplishment to help his team punch their ticket to the postseason.

May 10, 2021

This or That | Leon Draisaitl

By: NHLPA Staff

Leon Draisaitl dekes his way through a round of This or That.

April 28, 2021