Yakupov will be Russia's top gun at the WJC (khl.ru)

Edmonton Oilers Overseas: Where Are They?

  With the ongoing NHL lockout, it’s no surprise that many players have gone elsewhere in an attempt to stay sharp and get some game action. Much of the focus for […]

by · November 18, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, International Hockey, KHL
Hartikainen has impressed early this season (Steven Christy/OKC Barons)

Teemu Hartikainen: The Next Edmonton Oilers Power Forward

When you look at the projected group of forwards for the Edmonton Oilers in 2012-13 there are a few things that jump out. The amount of young, dynamic, offensive talent jumps out right […]

by · November 10, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Edmonton Oilers, Player Profiles, Prospects
Nail Yakupov (Photo by Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Edmonton Oilers Update: Lockout Edition

The NHL and the NHLPA have been meeting behind closed doors for the past few days. Neither side has been talking. Does this mean progress? The fact that the two […]

by · November 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
KHL Players of the Month – October

KHL Players of the Month – October

The Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) recognizes the top forward, defenseman, goaltender, and rookie each month.  Selections are made by the KHL Statistics and Information Bureau based upon both statistical results […]

by · November 6, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, KHL, New Jersey Devils
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Taylor Hall Has Impact in First Game with Oklahoma City

    Taylor Hall finally got back on the ice and it didn’t take the young Oiler star long to make an impact in a Barons uniform. It took 38 […]

by · November 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Edmonton Oilers, Minor League Report
KHL Players of the Week – October 29

KHL Players of the Week – October 29

Each week, the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) salutes their Players of the Week.  The top forward, defenseman, goaltender, and rookie are selected based on their statistics and performance, as determined […]

by · November 1, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, KHL, Pittsburgh Penguins
Quotes of the Week: On The Great One, Wayne Gretzky

Quotes of the Week: On The Great One, Wayne Gretzky

Securely among the pantheon of hockey legends with the likes of Howe and Orr, #99 needs no introduction.  If you need a refresher on his extraordinary accomplishments, check out Michael Rappaport’s […]

by · October 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Hockey History
Justin Schultz (David Stluka/Icon SMI)

Justin Schultz is Lighting it up in Oklahoma City

One of the biggest dramas surrounding the NHL this past summer involved a player who had never actually played a National Hockey League game. NCAA defenceman Justin Schultz was the […]

by · October 23, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
Schultz celebrates a goal vs San Antonio (Garett Fisbeck/The Oklahoman)

Oilers Young Stars Coming Around in Oklahoma City

Without NHL hockey in Edmonton, Oiler fans have been forced to turn to their AHL affiliate in Oklahoma City as the next best thing. Fortunately for them, there are many familiar Oiler faces […]

by · October 22, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Edmonton Oilers, Minor League Report, Prospects
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Edmonton Oilers New Arena Deal in Trouble

The Edmonton Oilers need a new arena. Their owner, Daryl Katz, has requested that the tax payers of Edmonton fork over millions of dollars to help see that happen. Why […]

by · October 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
Taylor Hall (Timothy T. Ludwig-US PRESSWIRE)

A Familiar Taste: The Edmonton Oilers’ AHL Team has NHL Flavour

The NHL season was scheduled to start last week, but with the ongoing CBA negotiations, the start of game action has been put on hold. While many players have already been playing in […]

by · October 17, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
Linus Omark (Icon SMI)

What Happened to Linus Omark?

Linus Omark was once a popular prospect in the Edmonton Oilers organization but has since gone seemingly missing. Just what happened to him?