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Population Spike Driving Robust Recovery in Edmonton
A $480-million dollar arena slated to house the National Hockey League's Edmonton Oilers is emblematic of recent development and economic recovery in Alberta's capital city.
Thu May 16, 2013
Memorial Cup loaded with top draft prospects
On Wednesday, the head coaches of each of the teams competing in the 2013 Memorial Cup spoke with the media about the tournament.
Wed May 15, 2013
Canada must get contain Sedins to beat Sweden at Worlds
For Canada to get past the IIHF World Championship quarter-final for the first time in four years, the Sedins must be contained.
Globe and Mail
Oilers, councillors agree to split final $30 million to green light new arena
City councillors and the Edmonton Oilers agreed Wednesday to split the cost of the final $30 million needed to green light the wavy-shaped steel-and-glass structure in the city's downtown in time for the 2016-17 NHL season.
Bottoms up - Sabres shouldn't need long rebuild
Jeremy White firstname.lastname@example.org @JeremyWGR As you watch the NHL playoffs you may be inclined to feel like the Sabres are "far away" because they don't look like they could compete with the teams that are still playing.
Tue May 14, 2013
OKC Barons: Martin Marincin's two assists contribute to Barons' 4-0 playoff victory
In a whirlwind season when several of the Edmonton Oilers' young stars played in Oklahoma City during the NHL lockout, Barons defenseman Martin Marincin's "rookie" season flew under the radar.
Surname attracts criticism for Oil Kings defenceman Keegan Lowe
Keegan Lowe has received no shortage of attention over his days with the Edmonton Oil Kings because of the famous name on the back of his jersey.
Mon May 13, 2013
Edmonton Oilers Prospects Most Likely to Be Rookie Standouts in 2014
There has been a great deal of speculation about what the Edmonton Oilers might do with their first-round pick in the 2013 draft.
Sun May 12, 2013
Edmonton Oilers have to be prepared with more draft options this year
The Edmonton Oilers' amateur scouting staff has seven weeks to debate, argue and defend which player they would recommend Craig MacTavish should draft seventh overall at the NHL entry draft.
Ranking the 5 Best Free-Agent Signings in Edmonton Oilers History
Though the Edmonton Oilers have had a tough time in recent years luring talented free agents to Edmonton, the Oilers have made significant signings that have helped shape the history of the club.
Sat May 11, 2013
OKC Barons: Teemu Hartikainen has been a beast in the playoffs
OKC's Teemu Hartikainen skates against Rockford's Ben Youds and Peter LeBlanc during a game between the Oklahoma City Barons and the Rockford IceHogs at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City, Friday, Jan.
Fri May 10, 2013
How Is Mike Smith Faring For Team Canada At World Championships?
The Phoenix Coyotes season came to an end sooner than most anticipated, following their unexpected run to the Western Conference Finals last season, but several of their players are still out playing hockey over in Europe over these next couple of weeks.
Two more assists for Justin Schultz as Canada rides hot powerplay to 4-1 win over Belarus
Canada's first powerplay unit was firing on all cylinders on Friday. Justin Schultz, Steven Stamkos, Andrew Ladd, and Claude Giroux all had multiple-point games as Canada's win over Belarus.
Thu May 09, 2013
5 Biggest Questions Surrounding the Edmonton Oilers This Offseason
With Craig MacTavish at the helm of the Edmonton Oilers as the team's new general manager, fans can expect quite a bit of change to occur during the 2013 offseason.
Ranking the 5 Best Trades in Edmonton Oilers History
With Edmonton Oilers GM Craig MacTavish focused squarely on the 2013-14 season, and with at least one if not more potential blockbuster trades happening in the coming months, assessing the organization's best trades makes sense.
No ifs, ands or buts: Oil Kings need a win against Portland Winterhawks
"We go in night and grab a big win here and go back and have our home ice and steal one more at home and, in Game 7, anything can happen," the Edmonton Oil Kings forward and Edmonton Oilers prospect said on Thursday afternoon at the team hotel.
Oil On Whyte
Making a Case For Ryan Smyth to Remain With the Oilers
When Ryan Smyth was traded back to the Edmonon Oilers in June of 2011, Oiler fans rejoiced that the one player who was said to be the heart and soul of the club was finally returning to his home.
Hemsky faces Marchand in Play of the Year Showdown
Round 1 of TSN.ca's 2013 Play of the Year Showdown keeps the plays coming with a couple of beautiful plays from two storied franchises.
Wed May 08, 2013
Decision on Edmonton arena proposal delayed
The fate of the downtown arena could be settled by the end of this month after the debate was put off Wednesday so city staff can look for the remaining $55 million in funding.
Decision on new Edmonton Oilers arena delayed yet again, mayor apologizes
An artist's rendition of a proposed new arena for Edmonton is shown in a 2012 handout drawing.