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Benn scores in OT as Stars beat Oilers 5-4

Nov. 16, 2019 8:06 PM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Dallas Stars' dreadful start seems like a long time ago now. Jamie Benn scored 1:14 into overtime, and the Stars beat the Edmonton Oilers 5-4 on Saturday for their third consecutive win. Benn converted a backhand to close out Dallas’ 3-0-1 trip to Canada. It was...

McDavid hat trick leads Oilers past Avalanche 6-2

Nov. 15, 2019 1:48 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Edmonton’s Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl are ranked first and second in scoring after career nights. McDavid had three goals and three assists and Draisaitl had five assists — career highs for points in a game for both players — as the Oilers beat the...

Hertl scores in 4th straight game, Sharks top Oilers 6-3

Nov. 13, 2019 2:24 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — San Jose hit rock bottom early in its six-game homestand. The Sharks closed it out with two of their most impressive wins. Tomas Hertl scored and extended his point streak to four games on his 26th birthday, Evander Kane added his team-leading 11th goal of the season and the Sharks...

McDavid scores hat trick, reaches 400 points in Edmonton win

Nov. 11, 2019 1:05 AM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Although Connor McDavid makes amazing goals look routine, the Edmonton Oilers' star had a big milestone night on Sunday. The All-Star center had a hat trick and became the eighth NHL player to record 400 points before his 23rd birthday in the Oilers' 6-2 win over the Anaheim Ducks....

Koskinen stops 26 shots, Oilers blank Devils 4-0

Nov. 9, 2019 12:57 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Edmonton Oilers didn't need their top line in full force to beat the New Jersey Devils. Alex Chiasson had a goal and an assist and Mikko Koskinen made 26 saves as the Oilers snapped a two-game losing streak with a 4-0 victory over the Devils on Friday night. Leon Draisaitl,...

Blues' Alex Steen out 4 weeks with high ankle sprain

Nov. 7, 2019 4:06 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Blues winger Alex Steen will miss at least four weeks because of a high ankle sprain. Steen injured his left ankle in a collision with Edmonton's Alex Chaisson late in the second period of the defending Stanley Cup champions' 5-2 win over the Oilers on Wednesday night. The Blues...

Blues beat Oilers 5-2 for 6th straight victory

Nov. 7, 2019 12:35 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues are rolling again. Alex Pietrangelo had a goal and two assists and St. Louis remained atop the Western Conference standings, beating the second-place Edmonton Oilers 5-2 on Wednesday night for their sixth straight victory. Jaden Schwartz,...

Stepan scores in overtime, Coyotes beat Oilers 3-2

Nov. 5, 2019 12:53 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes are off to an impressive start early in the season. Derek Stepan scored at 2:01 of overtime and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-2 on Monday night. Stepan took a feed from Nick Schmaltz and picked the corner on goalie Mikko Koskinen for the winner....

Draisaitl's OT winner lifts Oilers past Penguins

Nov. 2, 2019 5:28 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Goaltender Mike Smith and forward Leon Draisaitl stole the spotlight for the Edmonton Oilers in a game that featured NHL superstars Sidney Crosby and Connor McDavid. Smith stopped 51 shots and Draisaitl scored in overtime to give the Edmonton Oilers a 2-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins...

Draisaitl, Oilers roll past Blue Jackets 4-1

Oct. 30, 2019 11:47 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Leon Draisaitl keeps building on his strong start for the Edmonton Oilers. Draisaitl had two goals and an assist, Mike Smith stopped 23 shots and the Oilers beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 on Wednesday night. Draisaitl, who turned 24 on Sunday, moved into the NHL lead with 25...