Edmonton Oilers comes from behind to take Game 2 in Calgary

The Edmonton Oilers bounced back from an initial deficit to a 5-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Friday night. The best-of-seven series is tied 1-1. “I just thought we fought harder, that was all,” Oilers captain Connor McDavid said after the game. “Working, being tougher in battles, winning about 50/50 pucks – you know … Read more

Split Families Ready for Battle of Alberta Playoff Series

Friends and family are preparing to be divided as the Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers reignited their NHL playoff hockey rivalry this week for the first time in 31 years. In some cases, battle lines are physically marked. For neighbors Wes Real and Travis Burndred, it’s the street that separates their two homes in Lethbridge, … Read more

Dallas Stars Beat Calgary Flames 4-2 to Force Playoff Series to Game 7 – Calgary

The Dallas Stars doubled over the Calgary Flames 4-2 on Friday to tie their playoff streak and force a Game 7. READ MORE: 3 Game 7 Set for Saturday in NHL Playoff Action Defender Miro Heiskanen’s late second-half goal was the winning goal for the Stars, who will be looking to close out the conference … Read more

Edmonton Oilers on their way home for Game 7 after 4-2 Los Angeles win – Edmonton

The Edmonton Oilers won 4-2 over the Kings on Thursday night in Los Angeles to force a Game 7 Saturday night at Rogers Place. “We felt like we did a lot of really good things and we just went with it,” Oilers coach Jay Woodcroft said after the game. “We were persistent; he kept hammering … Read more

On the brink of playoff elimination, Edmonton Oilers seek a faster start, more consistency – Edmonton

Time is running out for the Oilers. Another slow start led to another loss on Tuesday and now Edmonton is mandatory territory, losing 3-2 to the Los Angeles Kings in their first-round playoff series. “It’s disappointing. Obviously, you never like to lose,” Captain Connor McDavid said after the Kings beat the Oilers 5-4 in overtime. … Read more

Los Angeles Kings win Game 5 in OT over Edmonton Oilers – Edmonton

Adrian Kempe scored 1:12 in overtime to give the Los Angeles Kings a 5-4 win over the Edmonton Oilers Tuesday night at Rogers Place. The Kings lead the first-round playoff series 3-2. The Kings scored first when defender Troy Stecher defeated Oilers goalie Mike Smith with a point kick just before the game was four … Read more

Edmonton Oilers beat Kings 6-0 in Game 2 – Edmonton

Mike Smith made 30 saves for his fifth career playoff game as the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Los Angeles Kings 6-0 Wednesday night at Rogers Place. Los Angeles Kings Phillip Danault (24) is stopped by Edmonton Oilers goaltender Mike Smith (41) as Duncan Keith (2) saves during NHL first period playoff action in Edmonton on … Read more

Bettman says for the NHL to ‘hold any league event here’, Calgary Flames needs a new arena – Calgary

National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman suggested on Tuesday that Calgary may not be able to host major NHL events in the future without a new arena. Bettman made the remarks while speaking to media on Tuesday night while in Calgary to attend the Flames’ first playoff game of the 2022 postseason. He hinted that … Read more

Edmonton Oilers drops 4-3 in Game 1 vs Kings – Edmonton

The Los Angeles Kings won Game 1 of their first-round playoff series against the Edmonton Oilers with a 4-3 win Monday night at Rogers Place. Although the crowd was in a frenzy, the Oilers were close behind. Fans cheer during the opening ceremony before the Los Angeles Kings face off against the Edmonton Oilers during … Read more

Mikko Koskinen defends Edmonton Oilers and beats Canucks in Shootout – Edmonton

The Edmonton Oilers ended their regular season Friday night with a 3-2 penalty shootout victory over the Vancouver Canucks at Roger Place. The penalty shootout lasted six rounds with Oilers forward Devin Shore scoring the only goal. JT Miller scored for the Canucks in the first period, hitting a shot just under the bar for … Read more