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Tkachuk scores 3, Flames beat Oilers 9-6 in Game 1

May. 19, 2022 02:23 AM EDT

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — The first Battle of Alberta in the playoffs in 31 years didn't disappoint. The Calgary Flames got a hat trick from Matthew Tkachuk to outlast the Edmonton Oilers 9-6 and grab Game 1 of the second round series Wednesday night after a blistering game that saw...

McDavid, Smith lead Oilers to 2-0 win over Kings in Game 7

May. 15, 2022 02:29 AM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Captain Connor McDavid has seen his team through to the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. McDavid a goal and an assist as the Edmonton Oilers got a nerve-racking 2-0 victory over the Los Angeles Kings in Game 7 on Saturday night. ...

Hyman scores in overtime, Oilers rally to beat Sharks 5-4

Apr. 29, 2022 01:05 AM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Zach Hyman scored his career-high 27th goal of the season 1:37 into overtime and the Edmonton Oilers rallied to beat the San Jose Sharks 5-4 on Thursday night. Ryan McLeod, Kailer Yamamoto, Derek Ryan and Philip Broberg also scored for the Oilers (48-27-6)...

McDavid outshines Crosby as Oilers surge past Penguins 5-1

Apr. 26, 2022 22:52 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Five strides. That's all it took for Connor McDavid to race by two Pittsburgh Penguins and deliver a magnificent goal in what is becoming another masterpiece of a season for the Edmonton star. A fourth scoring title is in the offing for McDavid. Perhaps a deep...

Kane scores 3 as Oilers beat Avs 6-3, clinch playoff spot

Apr. 23, 2022 01:32 AM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Evander Kane had three goals and an assist, Connor McDavid had three assists and the Edmonton Oilers clinched a playoff berth with a 6-3 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Friday night. Evan Bouchard, Kailer Yamamoto and Kris Russell also scored for the...

McLeod scores 2, Oilers top Arizona for 7 straight home wins

Mar. 29, 2022 01:17 AM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Ryan McLeod had two goals and an assist and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Arizona Coyotes 6-1 on Monday night. “As a group, we were pretty motivated after that last game,” McLeod said of the Oilers' 9-5 loss to Calgary two nights earlier. “Everyone was...

Draisaitl scores twice, Oilers top Sharks 5-2

Mar. 25, 2022 01:09 AM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Leon Draisaitl scored a pair of goals to lead the Edmonton Oilers to a 5-2 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Thursday night. Kailer Yamamoto, Derick Brassard and Evander Kane also scored for the Oilers, who had lost their last two games but improved to...

Stars defeat Edmonton; Oilers' 1st loss after scoring first

Mar. 23, 2022 00:11 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Roope Hintz and Denis Gurianov scored 24 seconds apart late in the third period, and the Dallas Stars rallied to beat Edmonton 5-3 on Tuesday night, handing their Oilers their first loss this season after scoring first. Tyler Seguin added an empty-net goal at 19:41...

MacKinnon scores in OT, Avalanche beat Oilers 3-2

Mar. 22, 2022 01:24 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon scored 52 seconds into overtime to give the Colorado Avalanche a 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Monday night. MacKinnon, who also had an assist, came into the zone on a 2-on-1 with Cale Makar. He fed MacKinnon, who beat Mike Smith for his 22nd...

Oilers rout Sabres 6-1 for 4th straight victory

Mar. 18, 2022 00:41 AM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid, Kailer Yamamoto and Tyson Barrie each had a goal and an assist and the Edmonton Oilers won their fourth in a row, beating the Buffalo Sabres 6-1 on Thursday night. “It was a full 60 minutes. It was maybe as good of a game as we have played...