Edmonton Oilers

Unwinding with Darnell Nurse

By: Chris Lomon

What’s the best way for a young, competitive NHL defenceman to unwind away from the rink? For Darnell Nurse, it’s a combination of music, good food and video games.

November 15, 2016

My Top 5 | Eric Gryba

By: Chris Lomon

When he’s not enjoying the opportunity to play in front of the home crowd, Gryba picked his Top 5 places to play on the road. Hint: all five have one (original) thing in common.

November 1, 2016

Kraft Hockeyville Lands in Lumby

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Another successful Kraft Hockeyville is in the books after the Los Angeles Kings and Edmonton Oilers descended on Lumby, British Columbia.

October 3, 2016

Nurse Lending A Helping Hand

By: Chris Lomon

Darnell Nurse just one of many Players who will join fellow NHLPA members in charitable endeavors over the course of the summer of 2016

July 4, 2016

Down The Stretch They Come!

By: Chris Lomon

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has horse racing in his blood and is carrying on the family tradition with his love of the sport

May 5, 2016

Draisaitl A Hockey Ambassador

By: Chris Lomon

The rising star from Germany feels a passionate obligation to grow the game of hockey in his homeland

February 5, 2016

Taylor Hall - Player of the Week

By: Ryan Parker

Taylor Hall leads the Oilers in points as they continue to chase success. His play and leadership make him the Player of the Week!

February 1, 2016

Darnell Nurse Getting Good Grades

By: Chris Lomon

The young defenceman is earning high marks on & off the ice in Edmonton

January 15, 2016

Gazdic Is Happy to Help

By: Chris Lomon

Whether it’s a summer hockey camp, or supporting children with cancer, Luke Gazdic is always on-hand to help

August 21, 2015

Applying Some Fatherly Advice

By: Chris Lomon

Jordan Eberle still hears his dad’s words of wisdom and encouragement even as a bona-fide NHL star

September 30, 2014

NHLPA Goals & Dreams and the Oilers Foundation Donate $27,000 to Sport Central

By: Media Release

Thanks to the annual Oilers Skills Competition presented by Rogers, the National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA) Goals & Dreams fund and Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation (EOCF) are pleased to announce a donation of $27,000 to Sport Central.

July 31, 2014

Teeing Up For Charity In Newfoundland

By: Chris Lomon

Teddy Purcell & Ryane Clowe welcome NHLPA members to St. John’s for their annual charity golf tournament

July 30, 2014


By: NHLPA Staff

Poti, an All-Star defenceman and Olympic silver medalist, played in 824 career NHL games with the Oilers, Rangers, Islanders and Capitals

May 1, 2014


By: NHLPA Media Release

…Stanley Cup-winning goal scorer played in 1,244 NHL Games

November 5, 2013

Player of the Week - Andrew Ference

By: NHLPA Staff

Andrew Ference was named the 14th captain in the history of the Edmonton Oilers franchise this past week, and for that, he is the Player of the Week.

October 1, 2013

Leader of the Pack

By: Chris Lomon

Sam Gagner enjoys the responsibility of moving into a role of leadership with the young, dynamic Oilers

September 11, 2013

Andy Sutton Announces Retirement From NHL After 15 Years

By: NHLPA Staff

The veteran, physical defenceman played in 676 NHL games over the course of his career, with seven different teams

May 22, 2013


By: Chris Lomon

The Oilers netminder talks about his ideal poker game, his love of the city of Edmonton and the toughest players he faces in the NHL today

November 19, 2012

Between The Bluelines - Shawn Horcoff

By: Chris Lomon

The veteran forward gives some insight into learning from veteran players, the current Oilers team and tearing up the scoresheet in his junior hockey days in this installment of 'Between the Bluelines'

November 14, 2012


By: NHLPA Staff

The Edmonton Oilers veteran forward talks about being star struck, burning up the scoresheet in junior and the leader he has played with in his career in this installment of 'Between The Bluelines'

November 9, 2012