Edmonton Oilers: Team News, Analysis, History, Schedule

NHL Hub Cities

Report: NHL Selects Hub Cities As Toronto and Edmonton

The NHL has finally selected the hub cities that will host the 24-team Stanley Cup Playoff that is reportedly to begin on July 30....
Edmonton Oilers One Hit Wonders

Edmonton Oilers One Hit Wonders

Welcome to Last Word on Hockey’s One Hit Wonder series. Each day, we will take a look at a new team’s three biggest one-hit...
2020 Hockey Hall of Fame

Hockey Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2020

The Hockey Hall of Fame announced the class of 2020 which includes Jarome Iginla, Marian Hossa, Kevin Lowe, Doug Wilson, Kim St. Pierre, and...
Toronto Maple Leafs

Head Up Hockey Podcast: Toronto Maple Leafs Talk, NHL’s Return, Awards...

The Jersey Joe Corner Podcast got a new name and welcome to the Heads Up Hockey Podcast. Jersey Joe Stanislau and Jim Biringer from lastwordonhockey.com are back...
Wayne Gretzky

Today in Hockey History: New York Rangers Wayne Gretzky Named to...

During the NHL’s hiatus, we at the Last Word on Hockey are going to look back at each date’s historical significance to the game....
NHL Rumours

NHL Rumours: Edmonton Oilers, Nashville Predators, NHL TV Rights

Last Word on Hockey welcomes you back to our NHL Rumours series. The NHL is beginning to get back into the swing of things, and we're here to keep you informed on everything being discussed. Not only are different teams looking at different aspects of their future, but the league is also looking at its future as a business. Today, we look at the Edmonton Oilers and Nashville Predators. We'll also take a look at how the NHL is moving forward with negotiations surrounding its television rights.
edmonton oilers elite

The Edmonton Oilers are Pieces Away From Being League’s Elite

For many years now, pundits have been predicting the ascendency of the Edmonton Oilers. Unfortunately, the promise offered by a run of high picks, including four first overall picks in six years, had produced no such results. That could be about to change if general manager Ken Holland can fix the problems in between the pipes.
Dave Tippett

Playoff Outlook for Dave Tippett and the Edmonton Oilers

Dave Tippett: For the Edmonton Oilers, a playoff birth is not just about having the chance to compete for a Stanley Cup, but to also gain some legitimacy.