Edmonton Oilers focus on defence with Los Angeles Kings in town

It’s the start of a new 10-game segment for the Edmonton Oilers Friday night against the Los Angeles Kings, and the team is preaching a renewed focus on reducing goals against. #Oilers by ten game segments:1st: 7-2-1, 30GF, 23 GA2nd:…

Ex-NHLer Daniel Carcillo alleges verbal abuse by long-time coach Darryl Sutter

Former NHL player Daniel Carcillo alleges he witnessed verbal abuse by ex-Los Angeles Kings head coach Darryl Sutter during the 2013-14 season. Carcillo, who played 12 seasons in the NHL, said he repeatedly saw Sutter berate players in front of…

Former Edmonton Oilers head coach Todd McLellan hired by Los Angeles Kings

Todd McLellan has been hired as the new head coach of the Los Angeles Kings. The Kings announced the decision Tuesday. READ MORE: Edmonton Oilers fire head coach Todd McLellan, hire Ken Hitchcock McLellan replaces Willie Desjardins, who wasn’t retained…

Joe Gambardella making most of call up with Edmonton Oilers

It’s a long way from Staten Island, New York to Bakersfield, California to Edmonton, but it’s a journey that feels worth it lately for left winger Joe Gambardella. The 25-year-old made his NHL debut on New Year’s Eve against Winnipeg.…

Jerome Iginla’s No. 12 jersey to be retired Saturday in tribute from Calgary Flames

Thousands of dedicated Calgary Flames fans will pack the Scotiabank Saddledome this weekend for one last chance to salute a legend. The club will retire former captain Jarome Iginla’s No. 12 on Saturday during what promises to be an emotional…

Alex Chiasson to return from knee injury when Edmonton Oilers face Kings

The Edmonton Oilers will have Alex Chiasson back in the lineup Saturday night when they visit the Los Angeles Kings. Chiasson has scored a career-high 16 goals in 31 games this season. He’s missed the last three games after taking…