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  • April 4, 2017
My Top 5 | Darnell Nurse

My Top 5 | Darnell Nurse

Kia Nurse, UConn and Canadian National Team guard, has stamped herself as one of the top players in the game. She has a big fan in her older brother, Edmonton Oilers defenceman Darnell Nurse, who shares his Top 5 favourite things about his star sibling.

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  • March 27, 2017
Player of the Week | Connor McDavid

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Player of the Week | Connor McDavid

Connor McDavid led all Oilers forwards in ice time and went 1-7–8 over the week to further his league lead in points on the season — six ahead of Sidney Crosby. The eight points he accumulated over the week stood as the league-high over the seven days.

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  • March 14, 2017
Desharnais enjoying every second

Desharnais enjoying every second

Traded to the Edmonton Oilers from the Montreal Canadiens on February 28, David Desharnais wanted to come up big when he took to the ice for his first game with the Western Conference club on March 4.

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  • March 9, 2017
Eric Gryba dealt with his own case of fake news last week

Eric Gryba dealt with his own case of fake news last week

Gryba’s trade deadline serenity took a hit when he looked at his phone to find an alarming series of text messages from his wife, Cate, last week.

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  • February 2, 2017
A tribute to Chimera’s 1,000th game

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A tribute to Chimera’s 1,000th game

You don't get nicknames like "ChimDawg" or "Ice Cheetah" for nothing. We pay tribute to Jason Chimera, who skates in his 1,000th NHL game on February 3, 2017.

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  • January 9, 2017
Player of the Week | Patrick Maroon

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Player of the Week | Patrick Maroon

Earning the moniker “Big Rig”, Patrick Maroon contributed both physically and offensively this week, taking on Zdeno Chara, while posting his first career hat trick and scoring his team-leading 16th goal of the season.

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  • December 20, 2016
Maroon choked up by son’s reaction to his goal

Maroon choked up by son’s reaction to his goal

Seeing his son, Anthony, in the stands cheering him on while he scored the game-tying goal in his hometown of St. Louis brought a flood of emotion to the surface for Oilers forward Patrick Maroon.

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  • November 30, 2016
Connor McDavid Visits Terminally Ill Super Fan

Connor McDavid Visits Terminally Ill Super Fan

The Edmonton Oilers captain helped 10-year-old Rheanna Trepanier cross an item off her bucket list ahead of the holiday season.

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  • November 15, 2016
Unwinding with Darnell Nurse

Unwinding with Darnell Nurse

What’s the best way for a young, competitive NHL defenceman to unwind away from the rink? For Darnell Nurse, it’s a combination of music, good food and video games.

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  • November 1, 2016
My Top 5 | Eric Gryba

My Top 5 | Eric Gryba

When he’s not enjoying the opportunity to play in front of the home crowd, Gryba picked his Top 5 places to play on the road. Hint: all five have one (original) thing in common.

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