In the pantheon of sports mascots is the noble lynx. A proud big-pawed feline that is often poorly represented. Not anymore. The Edmonton Oilers chose a Canadian Lynx as their new mascot, and it’s the best lynx mascot in sports history. #Oilers...Show More Summary
Meet Hunter, the Edmonton Oilers’ new mascot. Clap! Clap for Hunter! Clap for Hunter or he’ll eat you! He feeds on your applause, or he will feed upon your children. Read more...
The Edmonton Oilers signed veteran NHL forward Kris Versteeg to a professional tryout contract Friday
The Edmonton Oilers have not done a good job of building a deep system of prospects over the years. Questionable drafting and development practice, numerous picks being dealt away for immediate help and the practice of rushing players to the NHL have all taken their toll, and the club has paid the price. Show More Summary
The Edmonton Oilers are not finished making moves to improve their team for the the 2016-17 season. When they traded former No. 1 pick Taylor Hall to the New Jersey Devils for defenseman Adam Larsson, it was a move that made a bold statement. Larsson...Show More Summary
Big names such as Milan Lucic, Loui Eriksson and Kyle Okposo all made major splashes by signing with new teams on the first day of free agency. Lucic signed a seven-year, $42 million deal with the Edmonton Oilers, while Eriksson inked...Show More Summary
On Wednesday, the Edmonton Oilers traded away one of the five best left wings in hockey when they sent Taylor Hall to New Jersey. On Friday, they signed the best free agent left wing for most of the next decade. ESPN’s Pierre LeBrun broke the news: There are some obvious things worth saying about the contract. Show More Summary
Winger Milan Lucic's tenure with the Los Angeles Kings ended after just one season Friday, as he signed a seven-year, $42 million contract with the Edmonton Oilers. TSN's Pierre LeBrun first reported the signing, and Sportsnet's Chris...Show More Summary
The Milan Lucic era in Los Angeles officially came to an end on Friday as the free agent signed a seven-year deal worth $42 million with the Edmonton Oilers. Other numbers to ponder: 81 games, 20 goals and 55 points in the regular season and a first-round playoff loss this past season for the King...
The NHL experienced one of its wildest offseason days ever on Wednesday, with some major deals confirmed. Within a matter of hours, the Edmonton Oilers sent Taylor Hall to the New Jersey Devils for Adam Larsson, the Nashville Predators acquired P.K. Show More Summary
The Edmonton Oilers are trading Taylor Hall to the New Jersey Devils in exchange for defenseman Adam Larsson. TSN broke the trade, and both teams have made it official. Read more...
The Edmonton Oilers have traded left winger Taylor Hall to the New Jersey Devils for defenseman Adam Larsson, TSN's Ryan Rishaug and Darren Dreger reported Wednesday. The Devils later confirmed the deal: Both of these players are young pieces an organization can build around. Show More Summary
The 2016 NHL draft featured mostly minor trades, but several big names could be on the move in the coming days. The Chicago Blackhawks shipped Andrew Shaw to the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday, but he is still a restricted free agent, so the Canadiens need to move quickly to re-sign him. Show More Summary
The top Finnish wingers are off the board. After he was passed over by the Blue Jackets, the Oilers have selected 18-year-old Finnish winger Jesse Puljujarvi with the fourth overall pick. Puljujarvi was taken after fellow Team Finland...Show More Summary
The Edmonton Oilers endured yet another season of missing the NHL playoffs, and while he has been running the team for just one year, there is pressure on general manager Peter Chiarelli to turn the situation around soon. The Oilers have not been able to fashion a winning team out of top draft picks in recent years. Show More Summary
The Oilers will not pick first overall this year. For only the third time in the last seven years, the Edmonton Oilers will not pick first overall in the NHL draft. The Toronto Maple Leafs won the 2016 NHL draft lottery on Saturday,Show More Summary
NHL fans know the top rookies by heart. From top draft picks such as Connor McDavid of the Edmonton Oilers and Jack Eichel of the Buffalo Sabres to emerging talents like Shayne Gostisbehere of the Philadelphia Flyers, incredible performances...Show More Summary
Oilers forward Nail Yakupov, the first overall pick in the 2012 draft, asked for a trade out of Edmonton before the deadline, according to an interview with a Russian outlet. It didn’t happen, obviously, but Yakupov isn’t happy in Edmonton and expects to be shipped out this summer. Read more...
The former 2012 first overall pick is looking to get out of Edmonton. According to reports, Nail Yakupov wanted out of the Oilers youth movement. In a tweet from Sports-Espress writer Igor Eronko, n ot only did Yakupov ask for a trade,...Show More Summary
NEXT UP DUCKS AT EDMONTON OILERS When: Monday, 6 p.m. PDT. Where: Rexall Place On the air: TV: FS West; Radio: 830. Update: Former Ducks winger Patrick Maroon has landed nicely in Edmonton after his move from Anaheim at the trade deadline. His two goals Saturday gave him 11 points in 12 games...