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Oilers Relieve Duane Sutter of Duties

The search begins for a new VP of Player Personnel

It’s Official: Ken Holland named GM of Edmonton Oilers

Former Red Wings architect also named President of Hockey Operations; granted ‘full autonomy’

Oilers assign Kailer Yamamoto to Spokane

Chiarelli and Co. do the right thing, probably.

On Jordan Eberle and my journey from hater to fanboy in just five years.

A lot can change in five years.

Connor McDavid Wins the Hart Memorial Trophy as the League’s MVP

Perhaps the first of many.

John Tortorella Wins the Jack Adams Award as the NHLs Top Coach

Todd McLellan will have to try again next year.

Vegas Golden Knights To Select Griffin Reinhart From Oilers

Former Oil King is reported to have been selected in expansion draft

Oilers Announce 2017-18 Home Opener, October 4 versus Calgary

A visit from our provincial rivals is a nice way to kick off a new season.

2017 NHL Expansion Draft and NHL Awards: Time, rules, details and how to watch

McDavid is up for two awards. McLellan and Chiarelli are nominated as well. And one current member of the Oilers will be a Golden Knight before the night is over.

Oilers Unveil New Uniforms

Our first look at the Oilers redesigned jerseys courtesy of Adidas.

Anton Lander Is Off To The KHL

It was first reported in March, now it’s official.

Even With the Injury to Sekera, Kris Russell Doesn’t Make Sense for the Oilers

Andrej Sekera will be sidelined for 6-9 months but the Oilers should still pass on Kris Russell this summer.

Ducks Defenceman Kevin Bieksa to Miss Game 2

The Ducks will be without Kevin Bieksa for Game 2. Sami Vatanen might return.

Oilers vs Hurricanes: Projected Lines

A couple of tweaks to the Oilers lineup as they look to get back in the win column.

Oilers PTO Update: Gryba Gets a Deal and Versteeg Lands in Calgary.

The Oilers needed forward depth, opted instead for another depth defenceman.

Welcome, Kris Russell

The Oilers’ collection of defensemen grows today with Chiarelli’s latest addition

Fare Thee Well, Nail Yakupov

Former first overall pick traded to St. Louis for ECHL prospect, sprockets

Tanner Pearson Suspended Two Games for a Hit to the Head of Brandon Davidson

The Department of Player Safety has spoken.

Oilers Announce More Cuts; 30 Players Remain.

Two defenceman and a goalie have been sent to Bakersfield.

Tanner Pearson to Have Hearing With Player Safety For Hit on Brandon Davidson

The hit should cost him at least a game.

Oilers Trim Training Camp Roster by Three

And then there were 33.

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

A look back at what was good, bad, and ugly in the hockey world last week.

Oilers Assign Seven Players to the Condors, Release Ryan Vesce

More training camp cuts. Today eight more players were sent packing.

Heritage Classic Jerseys & Alumni Rosters Released

Our first look at what the Oilers and Jets will be wearing at the Heritage Classic, and who will be wearing it.

Mile High Hockey Takes a Look at the Upcoming Oilers Season

A preview of the Oilers’ 2016/17 season from our friends at Mile High Hockey.

Keith Gretzky's Coyotes vs the Rest of the NHL

How did the Coyotes do on draft day when Keith Gretzky was the man in charge?

Keith Gretzky Named Assistant GM. Howson Moves On.

Keith Gretzky, brother of Wayne, will be joining the Oilers as the team's new assistant general manager. Scott Howson is now looking for a new job.

Panarin Wins the Calder; McDavid Finishes Third

Third? Really?

NHL Awards: Finalists, start time, and how to watch

It's awards night for the NHL and Connor McDavid is up for the Calder Memorial Trophy.

2016/17 Oilers Schedule Released

Mark up your calendar accordingly.

Restricted Free Agent Compensation In 2016

So you want to sign a restricted free agent to offer sheet? This is what it'll cost you in compensation.

McDavid, Panarin & Gostisbehere Calder Finalists

Oilers rookie phenom, Connor McDavid, has been named a finalist for the Calder Memorial Trophy.