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Talbot denies old team, Wild top Oilers 4-1 for 7th straight

Dec. 08, 2021 01:00 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Cam Talbot made 38 saves against his former team and the Minnesota Wild shut down the Edmonton Oilers 4-1 on Tuesday night for their seventh straight victory. Joel Eriksson Ek had a goal and an assist. Marcus Foligno, Victor Rask and Dmitry Kulikov also...

Boudreau's 1st game coaching Canucks is 4-0 win over Kings

Dec. 07, 2021 02:48 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Thatcher Demko made 30 saves and Bruce Boudreau won his first game as coach of the Vancouver Canucks in a 4-0 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Monday night. The win came less than 24 hours after the Canucks cleaned house, firing general...

Kempe's two goals help put Kings over Oilers, 5-1

Dec. 05, 2021 23:55 PM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Adrian Kempe scored a pair of goals and the Los Angeles Kings snapped a two-game skid with a 5-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Sunday night. Rasmus Kupari, Drew Doughty and Trevor Moore also scored for the Kings, who netted three power-play...

Kraken take early lead, hold off Oilers for 4-3 victory

Dec. 04, 2021 01:47 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Though it took a little more than a month to find a style of play that would lead to success, the expansion Seattle Kraken are now rolling. And they’re beating some pretty good teams along the way. Colin Blackwell and Alex...

McDavid (4 points), Hyman lead Oilers past Penguins 5-2

Dec. 02, 2021 02:14 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid had a goal and three assists, Zach Hyman scored twice and the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-2 on Wednesday night. Kailer Yamamoto and Evan Bouchard also scored for the Oilers (16-5-0), who won their third game...

Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy placed in COVID-19 protocol

Nov. 30, 2021 17:13 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy has been placed in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol. Cassidy is the first Bruins player or coach to be added to the protocol this season and will miss Boston's game Tuesday night against Detroit. General manager Don Sweeney...

Koskinen stops 36 shots, Edmonton tops Golden Knights, 3-2

Nov. 27, 2021 22:51 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mikko Koskinen stopped 36 shots and earned his 11th victory as the Edmonton Oilers beat the Vegas Golden Knights 3-2 on Saturday night. Koskinen’s win total is tied for the NHL’s best this season. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Zach Hyman and Jesse Puljujarvi...

Draisaitl, McDavid 4 points each as Oilers beat Coyotes 5-3

Nov. 25, 2021 01:58 AM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Leon Draisaitl and Connor McDavid each had two goals and two assists to lead the Edmonton Oilers past the Arizona Coyotes 5-3 on Wednesday night. Draisaitl has 10 goals in his last eight games, and McDavid got right back in the scoring column...

Hintz scores 6th goal in 6 games, Stars beat Oilers 4-1

Nov. 24, 2021 00:29 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Red-hot Roope Hintz scored the first of two Dallas power-play goals in the first period, and the Stars handed the Edmonton Oilers just their fifth loss of the season, 4-1 Tuesday night. Hintz has scored all six of his goals this season in the last six...

Goals by McDavid, Draisaitl lead Oilers past Blackhawks 5-2

Nov. 21, 2021 02:13 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl each had a goal and an assist as the Edmonton Oilers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-2 on Saturday night. Tyson Barrie, Kailer Yamamoto and Ryan McLeod also scored for the Oilers (13-4-0), who got four goals in...