Edmonton Oilers 50/50 refunds available after technical issues with Friday’s draw

If you were charged multiple times for Oilers 50/50 tickets you hoped to buy, you will be able to get your money back. As Fletcher Kent explains, the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation sent an email to ticket buyers Monday morning…

Edmonton hopes for NHL hub city benefits as city welcomes Western Conference playoffs

Across the street from Rogers Place, a pub patio was prepped with picnic tables and television screens slung above them Friday. On the eve of the 2020 NHL playoffs, numerous downtown Edmonton eateries had outdoor spaces ready for whatever being…

Health and safety NHL’s primary focus for players and staff: Edmonton Oilers

Tim Shipton with the Oilers Entertainment Group said they’ve been working with Alberta Health and the NHL to ensure the safety of players and staff is the top priority as the playoffs get underway Tuesday. Shipton joined Global News to…

Edmonton mayor explains how NHL bubble affects downtown core

Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson said his initial concerns about road closures and areas of downtown Edmonton being blocked off as part of the NHL bubble have been addressed. He said a challenge will be keeping fans from clustering around the…

NHL customizing game experience for each team

In an effort to make teams feel more at home and generate energy in the absence of fans in the stands, NHL hub city lead Steve Mayer explains how customized pump-up songs, goal horns and other home-game traditions will be…

NHL says Edmonton’s hub city bubble is ‘impenetrable’; explains testing protocols

Stu Ballantyne with the Oilers Entertainment Group, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman and hub city lead Steve Mayer explain the extensive COVID-19 testing staff and players inside the hub city bubble will undergo. They also said the bubble will be impenetrable…

Daryl Katz, officials gave NHL ‘lots of good reasons’ for Edmonton be a hub city

National Hockey League commissioner Gary Bettman thanked the Alberta government, City of Edmonton and Edmonton Oilers for all the effort put into making the city a safe place to host hockey, adding Oilers owner Daryl Katz lobbied harder than any…

Oilers players looking forward to hosting NHL return to play

On the ice, the Edmonton Oilers are getting set to take on the Chicago Blackhawks in hopes of advancing to the playoffs, in their home facility. The NHL will do everything it can to take away home ice advantage, but…