Edmonton Oilers’ Leon Draisaitl named NHL’s first star of week

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 17, 2020 5:22 pm Updated February 17, 2020 5:23 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Edmonton Oilers centre Leon Draisaitl was named NHL first…

Bouwmeester ‘doing very well’ after cardiac episode during game: Blues GM

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 12, 2020 5:11 pm Updated February 12, 2020 5:12 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The St. Louis Blues say defenceman Jay Bouwmeester is…

Edmonton Oilers begin life without McDavid with win over Blackhawks

Leon Draisaitl had a goal and three assists as the Edmonton Oilers knocked off the Chicago Blackhawks 5-3 Tuesday night at Rogers Place. The Oilers were without captain Connor McDavid, who is expected to miss two to three weeks with…

NHL game between Blues and Ducks postponed after defenceman Jay Bouwmeester collapses on bench

Posted February 11, 2020 11:09 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Tuesday night’s National Hockey League game between the St. Louis Blues and Anaheim Ducks was postponed after the Blues’ Edmonton-born…

Edmonton Oilers shoot to snap slump Saturday against Predators

Edmonton Oilers head coach Dave Tippett had his players gather round as practice ended early Friday afternoon. While the media watching from the stands couldn’t make out every word Tippett was saying, he was clearly displeased with how his players…

McDavid loses fastest skater title at NHL All-Star Weekend but posts fastest personal time

After winning the NHL All-Star Weekend’s fastest skater contests the past three years, Edmonton Oilers’ captain Connor McDavid was topped by New York Islanders forward Mathew Barzal despite an impressive showing on Friday night. Barzal posted a time of 13.175…

NHL all-stars curious to see how Edmonton Oilers’ rivalry with Tkachuk plays out

Rick Tocchet is going to keep his distance. Quinn Hughes, meanwhile, admits it would be a lie to say he isn’t interested to see how things play out. Even though Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl missed Thursday’s media session ahead…