Latest Darnell Nurse News

Scoring from unlikely sources helps the Oilers stay alive in the Stanley Cup Final

Jun. 16, 2024 06:03 AM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — After having a total of four goals through the first three games of the Stanley Cup Final, the Edmonton Oilers broke out in a big way with offense coming from some unlikely sources to avoid being swept by the Florida Panthers. Mattias Janmark scored...

Oilers' McDavid breaks Gretzky's record for most assists in a single NHL postseason

Jun. 16, 2024 00:33 AM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid now has the record for the most assists in a single NHL postseason after passing Wayne Gretzky with three more in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final. McDavid assisted on goals by Darnell Nurse, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Dylan Holloway to reach 32...

Panthers' Sergei Bobrovsky gets pulled after allowing 5 goals in Stanley Cup Final Game 4

Jun. 16, 2024 00:15 AM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Paul Maurice had seen enough after Sergei Bobrovsky allowed his fifth goal in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final, deciding to pull the Florida Panthers goaltender who was the biggest reason the team is one win from a championship. Bobrovsky allowed five on 16...

Barkov, Bobrovsky and the Panthers beat the Oilers 4-3 to move within win of Stanley Cup title

Jun. 13, 2024 23:51 PM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Following their leaders who got them this far in the playoffs and a winning recipe that has worked all season, the Florida Panthers are on the verge of lifting the Stanley Cup. Captain Aleksander Barkov set up a goal and scored another, Sergei Bobrovsky...

Oilers goalie Stuart Skinner has done his job so far in the Stanley Cup Final, needs more help

Jun. 12, 2024 17:09 PM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The play of goaltender Stuart Skinner was the biggest question for the Edmonton Oilers going into the Stanley Cup Final. Through two games, Skinner has done his job and is not the reason his team trails the series 2-0. The onus is on his teammates to get...

Oilers' Draisaitl avoids suspension, Panthers' Barkov could play in Stanley Cup Final Game 3

Jun. 11, 2024 19:22 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Leon Draisaitl is eligible to play for Edmonton in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final on Thursday night after avoiding a possible suspension. Time will tell on two other key players in the series. Florida captain Aleksander Barkov's status is the biggest...

Anze Kopitar scores in overtime, Kings beat Oilers 5-4 in Game 2 to tie series

Apr. 25, 2024 02:52 AM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Anze Kopitar fired a wrist shot past Stuart Skinner’s glove and into the top corner on a breakaway to give the Los Angeles Kings a 5-4 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday night in Game 2 of the first-round playoff series. Playing in his 94th...

Matias Maccelli scores in OT as Coyotes beat Oilers 3-2 after learning of expected move to Utah

Apr. 13, 2024 01:21 AM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Matias Maccelli scored 1:35 into overtime and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-2 on Friday night after being informed of the team's expected move to Utah. Josh Doan had a goal and an assist, and Logan Cooley also scored to help the Coyotes get...

Zach Hyman scores 47th and 48th goals to help Oilers rout Sabres, 8-3

Mar. 22, 2024 01:21 AM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Zach Hyman scored his 47th and 48th goals, the second in Edmonton's five-goal third period, and the Oilers overcame a two-goal deficit to rout the Buffalo Sabres 8-3 on Thursday night. Mattias Ekholm had two goals and an assist, Leon Draisaitl added a goal...