Edmonton Oil Kings capture WHL championship with Game 6 win over Seattle Thunderbirds – Edmonton

The Edmonton Oil Kings won their first WHL championship since 2014 on Monday night with a 2-0 victory over the Seattle Thunderbirds in Game 6 of their series. The team hoisted the Ed Chynoweth Cup in front of 7,185 fans at Rogers Place in Edmonton. With the win, the Oil Kings will represent the WHL … Read more

BC Lions run away with 59-15 win over Edmonton Elks – Edmonton

The BC Lions opened their Canadian Football League season in dramatic fashion Saturday, trouncing the listless Edmonton Elks 59-15. Canadian quarterback Nathan Rourke proved he’s ready for the starter’s spot, connecting on 26 of 29 passes for 282 yards and three touchdowns. The Victoria, BC, native added two more rushing TDs. Backup Michael O’Connor came … Read more

Edmonton Oil Kings’ comeback bid falls short in 3-2 loss to Seattle Thunderbirds in Game 5 – Edmonton

The Seattle Thunderbirds are no strangers to erasing series deficits in the Western Hockey League playoffs this year. And they’re doing their best to make the Edmonton Oil Kings nervous. The Oil Kings took a 3-1 series lead into Game 5 of the WHL Championship on Saturday and got off to a quick start, but … Read more

Oil Kings coach impressed by players’ resilience to deliver Game 4 win against Thunderbirds – Edmonton

When the Edmonton Oil Kings face off for Game 5 at Rogers Place against the Seattle Thunderbirds on Saturday, the team will have a chance to win the WHL championship. The Oil Kings took a 3-1 series lead in Washington on Wednesday thanks to a dramatic game-winning goal scored by defenseman Logan Dowhaniuk with just … Read more

Cossa earns shutout in Oil Kings’ 4-0 win over Thunderbirds in Game 3 of WHL championship series – Edmonton

The Seattle Thunderbirds were unable to get a puck past Oil Kings goaltender Sebastian Cossa in Game 3 of the WHL championship series Tuesday night as Edmonton earned a 4-0 win. The road victory saw the Oil Kings take a 2-1 series lead after splitting the first two games at home. READ MORE: Oil Kings … Read more

Edmonton Oilers swept by Colorado Avalanche in NHL West Final

Artturi Lehkonen scored 1:19 into overtime to give the Colorado Avalanche a 6-5 win and four-game sweep of the Edmonton Oilers in the NHL’s Western Conference Final. Colorado Avalanche celebrate the win over the Edmonton Oilers during overtime NHL conference finals action in Edmonton on Monday, June 6, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson The Avalanche … Read more

Edmonton Oilers fall behind 3-0 in West Final to Avalanche

The Edmonton Oilers are on the brink of elimination after a 4-2 loss to the Colorado Avalanche Saturday night at Rogers Place. The Avs lead the Western Conference Final 3-0. The Oilers burst into the lead 38 seconds into the game. Connor McDavid took a pass from Zach Hyman and slid his ninth of the … Read more

Calgary Stampeders win 37-7 against Edmonton Elks in CFL pre-season action

Dedrick Mills had two touchdown strikes as the Calgary Stampeders improved to 2-0 in CFL pre-season play Friday with a convincing 37-7 victory over the Edmonton Elks. The Elks dropped to 1-1 in exhibition action. Calgary got on the scoreboard first, early in the opening quarter, as a punt block by George Obinna eventually led … Read more

Edmonton Oil Kings’ Luke Prokop wins WHL humanitarian award for pushing for inclusion in hockey

With his team preparing to compete for a Western Hockey League championship, Edmonton Oil Kings defenseman Luke Prokop was named the winner of the WHL’s humanitarian award on Wednesday night. The 20-year-old, who was selected by the Nashville Predators in the 2020 NHL Entry Draft, was awarded the Doug Wickenheiser Memorial Trophy for what the … Read more

Edmonton Oilers advance to West Final with OT win over Flames

Connor McDavid scored 5:03 into overtime to give the Edmonton Oilers a 5-4 win over the Calgary Flames Thursday night. The Oilers win the series 4-1 and will play in the Western Conference Final for the first time since 2006. The Flames took the lead halfway through the first when Andrew Mangiapane converted a pass … Read more