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

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 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

Junior hockey: Vees win opening game of BCHL championship – Okanagan

A round-up of junior hockey results from the Okanagan and surrounding areas. Friday’s results Winnipeg 6, Moose Jaw 3 Winnipeg wins series 4-2 Winnipeg will play Edmonton in Eastern Conference final Vancouver 5, Kamloops 2 Kamloops leads series 3-2 Portland 5, Seattle 1 Portland Leads Series 3-1 saturday’s game Seattle at Portland, 6 p.m. Sunday’s … Read more

Edmonton Oil Kings take 3-0 series lead with 5-4 OT win over Red Deer Rebels

Jake Neighbors scored the winner in overtime and the Edmonton Oil Kings beat the Red Deer Rebels 5-4 to take a 3-0 lead in their best-of-seven Western Hockey League playoff series. READ MORE: Edmonton Oil Kings win 4-0 over Red Deer Rebels to open second-round playoff series Luke Prokop scored, plus assisted on the game-winner … Read more

Edmonton Oil Kings win 4-0 over Red Deer Rebels to open second-round playoff series

Kaiden Guhle scored and added an assist as the Edmonton Oil Kings opened their second-round WHL playoff series with the Red Deer Rebels with a 4-0 blanking Thursday. Sebastian Cossa stopped all 18 shots he faced to pick up the shutout as the Oil Kings coasted to a series opening win. READ MORE: Oil Kings … Read more

Winnipeg Ice take 2-0 series lead over Prince Albert after 5-1 route

Even without their leading scorer, the Winnipeg Ice closed out the weekend at Wayne Fleming arena like they have for much of the Western Hockey League season: Winning. Saturday’s victory over the Prince Albert Raiders was much more lopsided than their 3-1 win on Friday. When combined with that victory, it gave the Ice a … Read more

Oil Kings captain hoping to be in top form for playoffs after recent return from injury – Edmonton

Edmonton Oil Kings captain Jake Neighbors is hoping to use the final weekend of the Western Hockey League’s regular season to get himself into peak playing form in time for the playoffs. The St. Louis Blues’ first round draft pick since 2020 recently returned to the Oil Kings’ lineup after missing 14 games with an … Read more