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Watch: Oilers Lose 4-3 in Overtime to Ottawa Senators

Edmonton Oilers head coach Ken Hitchcock gives his post-game synopsis after his team was defeated 4-3 in overtime by the Ottawa Senators in Edmonton on Saturday March 23, 2019.
Mar 22, 2019

Oilers in 60: It's all Tobias Rieder's fault #BlameToby

The Edmonton Oilers were solid in a commanding 4-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets Thursday night at Rogers Place. But none of that matters because, according to Oilers Entertainment Group CEO Bob Nicholson, it’s all Tobias Rieder’s fault. Everything. All of it. Look no further than Toby Rieder. Why? Don’t ask questions. Just #BlameToby […]
Mar 20, 2019

Oilers in 60: It's not over until it's over — it's over

Points if you stuck around to watch the entirety of last night’s game — you’re the real MVP. No one would blame you for changing the channel or turning off the television entirely after the Edmonton Oilers came out flatter than flat in St. Louis Tuesday in a must-win game that morphed into an embarrassing […]
Mar 20, 2019

Oil Spills: Edmonton Oilers and NHL playoff math

The Edmonton Oilers’ NHL playoff hopes for 2018-19 are all but dead — but there’s still a chance, though it’s a long-shot. Host Craig Ellingson and hockey beat writer Derek Van Diest talk about the Oilers’ ever-slimmer hopes, not mathematically gone as the NHL’s Western Conference has a lot of mediocre teams this season — […]
Mar 19, 2019

Oil Spills podcast: Bright spots among Oilers' fading playoff hopes

In this episode, host Craig Ellingson and hockey beat writer Derek Van Diest focus on the ever-slimmer playoff hopes of the Edmonton Oilers. They’re pretty much hopeless, practically, but because the NHL’s Western Conference has a lot of mediocre teams this season — the Oilers among them — Edmonton still has hope this late in […]
Mar 16, 2019

Oil Spills: Oilers still have hope on the stretch drive

While a recent 6-3 home-ice loss to the lowly New Jersey Devils stings, not all hope is lost for the Edmonton Oilers, who continue to chase a playoff spot in the NHL’s Western Conference. Yes, the odds are against them making the post-season, but it’s unlikely anyone else — whether a team is currently in […]
Mar 14, 2019

Watch: New Jersey Devils scorch Edmonton Oilers

The New Jersey Devils knocked the Edmonton Oilers back on their heels with a 6-3 win at Rogers Place in Edmonton on March 13, 2019. The loss comes at a time in the regular season were the Oilers are vying with rivals in the Pacific Division for the wild card spot. Oilers head coach Ken […]
Mar 14, 2019

Oilers in 60: Be afraid, Oilers fans. Be very afraid

The Edmonton Oilers dropped an absolute stinker Wednesday night at Rogers Place in a 6-3 loss to the lowly New Jersey Devils. If you ask Oilers head coach Ken Hitchcock what went wrong — besides everything — he would tell you the Oilers just weren’t “afraid “enough. Wait? What? No that makes sense. Last night’s […]
Mar 12, 2019

Watch: Edmonton Oilers take out New York Rangers in overtime

Edmonton Oilers head coach Ken Hitchcock argues that after the Oilers beat the New York Rangers 3-2 in overtime it shows they are still in the hunt for a playoff spot. Coaching staff were looking at their iPads as the players pushed through to overtime, checking the standings of division rivals. Leon Draisaitl then scored […]
Mar 9, 2019

Watch: Oilers make it close, but lose 3-2 to the Leafs

The Oilers put the pressure on the Maple Leafs in the dying minutes of the third period at Rogers Place in Edmonton, but it was not enough. Trailing 3-0 with three minutes to play in the third period, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins spoiled the shutout for Leafs goalie Frederik Andersen, and then less than a minute later […]
Mar 9, 2019

Oil Spills: Oilers' Zack Kassian adds more scoring punch

Forward Zack Kassian has been scoring regularly for the Edmonton Oilers late in the NHL season and has done so whether he’s playing in a third- or fourth-line energy role or on the top lines alongside the likes of Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl.
Mar 9, 2019

Watch: Coach Hitchcock, Gagner, Draisaitl speak after practice

Oilers head coach Ken Hitchcock speaks to the media after practice Friday as they prepare for the Toronto Maple Leafs Saturday at Rogers Place in Edmonton.
Mar 8, 2019

Oilers in 60: It's always a beautiful day when the Oilers win

Edmonton might be in the middle of a snowstorm Friday but that hasn’t done anything to dampen Oilers’ fans spirits. Winning makes everything seem so much better. And the Edmonton Oilers are on a four-gaem winning streak now thanks to a 3-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks last night at Rogers Place. The Oilers got […]
Mar 8, 2019

Watch: Edmonton Oilers win fourth in a row at home against Vancouver Canucks

Fourth in a row feels good for the Edmonton Oilers after they hung on to a late rush from a slow to start Vancouver Canucks at Rogers Place Thursday. Head coach Ken Hitchcock says the keys to the team’s 3-2 victory are forged in tenacity and the play of players like goaltender Mikko Koskinen, who […]
Mar 6, 2019

Watch: Draisaitl makes his scoring chances count

Leon Draisaitl was one of the first players on the ice and one of the last off the ice at the Oilers practice at Rogers Place on Wednesday to work on his shot. “I try and bear down on my chances, I take big pride in that. When I get a chance I make it […]