Massive response to Edmonton Oilers online 50/50 raffle leads to website issues, now resolved

The Edmonton Oilers’ online 50/50 raffle saw a slight hitch in its initial launch on Saturday, after massive surges in ticket sales lead to server issues. The team has made the move to sell 50/50 tickets online for during the…

Edmonton, Vancouver and Toronto hope to be NHL hubs, but there’s a catch

Tim Shipton lets out a deep breath. A laugh quickly follows. The Edmonton Oilers senior vice-president of communications and government relations is pondering a question about how long the team has been working on its bid to serve as an…

Young refugees try skating for 1st time at Edmonton community rink

Grade 7 student Duha Alzoubi tried skating for the first time on Thursday. “It feels like you’re going to fall but you don’t fall,” Alzoubi said. “It’s so cool and so awesome.” Alzoubi, a refugee from Syria, has been in…