Edmonton Oilers

Draisaitl honoured to make TLA history

By: Chris Lomon

The enormity of the honour isn’t lost on the player known as the “German Gretzky.”

September 21, 2020

Leon Draisaitl receives players' vote for 2019-20 Ted Lindsay Award

By: NHLPA Media Release

Leon Draisaitl of the Edmonton Oilers has received the players’ vote for the 2019-20 Ted Lindsay Award (TLA), presented annually “to the most outstanding player in the NHL,” as voted by fellow NHLPA members.

September 21, 2020

One minute with Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

By: NHLPA Staff

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins' nickname? It stinks.

September 18, 2020

TLA finalist spotlight: Leon Draisaitl

By: Chris Lomon

When it comes to the most notable part of Leon Draisaitl's game, it's the mental approach that comes to Tyler Ennis' mind.

September 14, 2020

2019-20 Ted Lindsay Award finalists: Draisaitl, MacKinnnon, Panarin

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA has announced the three finalists for the 2019-20 Ted Lindsay Award are forwards Leon Draisaitl, Nathan MacKinnon and Artemi Panarin.

July 14, 2020

Oilers, Cave family announce new charity honouring forward Colby Cave

By: Canadian Press

Edmonton Oilers chairman Bob Nicholson remembers Colby Cave as a tireless worker on the ice and in the community.

April 14, 2020

Statement from NHLPA Executive Director Don Fehr on the Passing of Colby Cave

By: NHLPA Media Release

National Hockey League Players’ Association Executive Director, Don Fehr, today issued the following statement regarding the passing of Colby Cave.

April 11, 2020

Edmonton Oilers forward Colby Cave dies at age 25 after suffering brain bleed

By: Canadian Press

Edmonton Oilers forward Colby Cave died Saturday after suffering a brain bleed earlier this week.

April 11, 2020

Oilers forward Colby Cave in medically-induced coma after suffering brain bleed

By: Canadian Press

The Edmonton Oilers say forward Colby Cave is out of emergency surgery after suffering a brain bleed.

April 7, 2020

Edmonton Oilers, Zack Kassian agree to four-year contract extension

By: Canadian Press

Forward Zack Kassian has signed a four-year contract extension with the Edmonton Oilers.

January 29, 2020

After the Buzzer | Darnell Nurse

By: Chris Lomon

Darnell Nurse likes to do things by the book, at least sometimes, when he’s at home or on the road.

December 18, 2019

Tuesday Tunes | Darnell Nurse

By: NHLPA Staff

Whether it's memories of listening to cassettes with his father or appreciating what his mom and sisters were listening to, it's no surprise that Nurse's taste are wide-ranging.

November 12, 2019

My first e-mail address | Hertl, Karlsson, Larkin, Nugent-Hopkins

By: NHLPA Staff

Do you remember your first e-mail address? These players sure do – and we're happy they were brave enough to share!

October 18, 2019

Player of the Week | Connor McDavid

By: David Morassutti

Connor McDavid overtook the NHL scoring lead and played a big part in the Edmonton Oilers’ first 5-0-0 start to the season in 34 years.

October 14, 2019

Former Oilers coach and seven-time Stanley Cup champ Ted Green dies at 79

By: Canadian Press

Former Edmonton Oilers coach and Stanley Cup champion Ted Green has died. He was 79.

October 12, 2019

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