Edmonton Oilers 50/50 opens Friday with more tickets available

If you weren’t able to snag a 50/50 ticket on Wednesday, you should have more luck Friday. The Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation said the server provider has increased capacity for Friday’s hockey game against the Chicago Blackhawks. Read more: Edmonton…

Edmonton Oilers 50/50 frenzy boosts other local organizations

Just five hours after sales started for the Edmonton Oilers online 50/50 draw on Wednesday, it was shut down after hitting a whopping $5.4 million. Now the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation record-breaking raffle has given the Edmonton Christmas Bureau’s virtual…

Edmonton Oilers increase capacity for online 50/50 raffle ahead of Game 4 against Blackhawks

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted August 6, 2020 5:37 pm     Updated August 6, 2020 5:38 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation says its…

Edmonton Oilers online 50/50 hits $2M in less than 2 hours ahead of Game 3

50/50 fever has swept Alberta again on Wednesday as the Edmonton Oilers‘ online raffle hit $2 million before noon. According to the online page, the pot hit the $2-million mark just before 11:30 a.m. That’s nine hours before the puck…

Edmonton Oilers’ virtual 50/50 draw shatters record for largest sports raffle

The Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation’s 50/50 raffle surpassed $3.2 million on Monday night, setting a new record for sports raffle fundraisers. The Oilers beat out the $2-million record set by the Toronto Raptors fans in the 2019 NBA Finals. When…

Edmonton Oilers obliterate organization’s 50/50 draw record with over $2M in sales Monday night

The winner of the Edmonton Oilers organization’s 50/50 draw for Game 2 of the team’s NHL qualifying round series against the Chicago Blackhawks will be a millionaire. The hockey club obliterated its previous 50/50 draw sales record on Monday night,…

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…

Alberta hockey foundations pleased with introduction of online 50/50 ticket sales ahead of NHL playoffs

Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis has introduced new electronic options for charity raffles across the province. In a news release Friday, AGLC announced that online sales of 50/50 tickets will be made available to all adult Albertans. AGLC’s president and…