Thousands of Edmonton Oilers fans sing ‘Happy Birthday’ to Connor McDavid in Vegas at T-Mobile Arena. It promises to be a pretty special 21st birthday for Connor McDavid, even with another potential deposit to the ‘ol loss column. With the bye week plus one bonus day tacked onto the end of their league-mandated vacation, the Edmonton […]
Defenseman Darnell Nurse scored on a wrist shot 53 seconds into overtime Saturday night as the Edmonton Oilers notched a 3-2 win over the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Drake Caggiula and Leon Draisaitl picked up assists on Nurse's game-winner as Edmonton won both ends of a back-to-back and beat the […]
The Edmonton Oilers have done something no other NHL team has this season: beat the Vegas Golden Knights twice. Darnell Nurse scored 55 seconds into overtime to lift the Oilers past Vegas 3-2 on Saturday night. Edmonton also handed the Golden Knights their worst loss of the season, an 8-2 shellacking on Nov. 14.
Darnell Nurse's second goal of the game completed Edmonton's comeback as the Oilers erased an early two-goal deficit to beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-2 Friday night in Glendale, Ariz. Oilers goalie Al Montoya, who entered in relief after starting netminder Cam Talbot surrendered two goals in just over three minutes of play, stopped all 19 […]
Andrew Cogliano made his NHL debut for the Edmonton Oilers in the 2007-08 season opener. It is the fourth-longest streak in NHL history. On Friday, the Ducks announced that they have signed him to a three-year contract extension through the end of the 2020-21 season.
The Edmonton Oilers staggered into the desert with three straight losses and only one victory in eight games – and spotted the lowly Arizona Coyotes an early two-goal lead. Connor McDavid dominated without scoring and Darnell Nurse and Al Montoya provided unexpected help in the Oilers' 4-2 victory Friday night. Nurse scored twice on rising […]
Edmonton Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli’s has his team in an untenable position. There was a question in the mailbag yesterday that asked how you can fix the Oilers without the use of a time machine to prevent Peter Chiarelli from making a series of inadvisable trades. Chiarelli may or may not be long for the […]
Viktor Arvidsson had a goal and an assist, helping the Nashville Predators top the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 on Tuesday night. Craig Smith also scored and Pekka Rinne made 25 saves in Nashville's 11th consecutive win against Edmonton. The free-falling Oilers have lost seven of eight.
It might not be happening this season for the Edmonton Oilers. Hey everyone, we here at Puck Daddy are doing real power rankings for teams Nos. Over the last week or so, there have started to be some rumblings about the possibility (perhaps probability) that Jim Benning gets a new contract outta management.
The first regulation win of Anton Forsberg's career was a big one for the goaltender and the Chicago Blackhawks. Forsberg made 32 saves, Nick Schmaltz and Alex DeBrincat scored in the first period, and the Blackhawks beat the slumping Edmonton Oilers 4-1 on Sunday. Brandon Saad and Jordan Oesterle also scored for Chicago (20-15-6), which […]
The Edmonton Oilers have had a lot of bad seasons over the past 12 years, but this one has to be the most frustrating, most disappointing, and quite frankly, the biggest failure out of them all. Entering 2017-18 as one of the top favorites to win the Stanley Cup, it’s probably not too soon to […]
• The Montreal Canadiens have sent goaltender Al Montoya to the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for a 2018 conditional fourth-round pick. • Joseph Woll, netminder for Team USA’s World Junior Championship team, is in contention for one of the two open spots on the Olympic roster. • Trying to explain the success of the Vegas […]