5 thoughts on potential NHL restart and Edmonton Oilers pursuit of the Cup

After over two months without hockey, it appears the NHL will give some details of a return-to-play plan in the near future. Here are five things rattling around in my brain about the potential completion of the season: 1) I’m…

Connor McDavid and other NHL players feel for top prospects in unusual draft year because of pandemic

Connor McDavid vividly remembers the thrill of the 2015 NHL draft. Hearing his name called by the Edmonton Oilers, the roar of the crowd, climbing on stage, the hand shake with commissioner Gary Bettman, pulling on a crisp, new jersey.…

Edmonton Oilers Connor McDavid praying for Colby Cave after emergency brain surgery

Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid has teammate Colby Cave on his mind as the NHL remains in pause. Cave remains in a medically-induced coma at a Toronto hospital after emergency surgery on Tuesday to remove a colloid cyst from his…

Connor McDavid, Sidney Crosby favourites again in annual NHLPA poll

Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid is still regarded as the NHL’s top forward, while peers consider Pittsburgh’s Sidney Crosby the game’s most complete player. When it comes to game-day dress code, hockey players overwhelming favour relaxing the rule requiring a…

Connor McDavid says ‘a full season’s a fair season’ amid COVID-19 pandemic

By Joshua Clipperton The Canadian Press Posted March 27, 2020 3:45 pm Updated March 27, 2020 3:46 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Connor McDavid is at odds with Sidney Crosby…

Koskinen stands tall but Edmonton Oilers lose to Vegas 3-2 in OT

Mikko Koskinen had another stellar night in the Edmonton Oilers’ goal, making 45 saves in a 3-2 overtime loss to the Vegas Golden Knights at Rogers Place on Monday night. Related News Koskinen has 142 saves on 147 shots in…