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Gretzky and other Oilers' greats pay tribute to the late John Muckler
6:09am - Wed 06 Jan

Gretzky and other Oilers' greats pay tribute to the late John Muckler

It may have been Day 3 of training camp Tuesday, but in the Edmonton Oilers' world, it was Day 1 without former head coach John Muckler, who died Monday at age 86.
Edmonton sports legend Joey Moss dies at 57
7:14am - 27 Oct 2020

Edmonton sports legend Joey Moss dies at 57

Edmonton sports legend Joey Moss has died at the age of 57. Moss has been a beloved member of the Edmonton Oilers for decades. He became the NHL team’s locker room attendant in 1984, after he was recommended by The Great One himself — Wayne Gretzky. The two met when Gretzky was just 20 years old. He was dating Moss’ sister at the time. “We were all lucky enough to be part of his life for a lot of years,” Gretzky said in a statement on behalf of all the players who got to know Moss. “His love for life always brought a smile to anyone who met him. Whether it was a coffee before practice or a big hug after a great win or a tough loss, he would put life in perspective.
NHL makes ruling on pick conditions for Neal-Lucic trade
7:43pm - 01 Aug 2020

NHL makes ruling on pick conditions for Neal-Lucic trade

The NHL has made a ruling on the conditions in the July 2019 trade involving James Neal and Milan Lucic, as well as the Feb. 5 trade between the Los Angeles Kings and Toronto Maple Leafs involving Jack Campbell and Kyle Clifford.
Edmonton mayor: Storm causes damage but Oilers arena structurally sound - Sportsnet.ca
5:46pm - 18 Jul 2020

Edmonton mayor: Storm causes damage but Oilers arena structurally sound - Sportsnet.ca

Edmonton's mayor says a preliminary assessment shows storm damage to Rogers Place is not structural and the arena will be able to hold upcoming National Hockey League games.
McDavid's return puts Ken Holland under spotlight before deadline
6:01am - 21 Feb 2020

McDavid's return puts Ken Holland under spotlight before deadline

Given the success the Edmonton Oilers had without Connor McDavid, the spotlight on general manager Ken Holland is even brighter before Monday's trade deadline as fans wonder if he'll add more pieces to the team to fuel their playoff push.