Hockey Canada says it will make it mandatory that children getting their first introduction to the game play on reduced-size ice surfaces instead of full-sized rinks.
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Kyle Sheen says he’s being unfairly vilified and threatened for a season-ending blindside hit on former Oilers star Ryan Smyth.
Ryan Smyth is recovering at home after he was elbowed in the head in a blindside hit during a senior men's hockey game on Saturday.
The pungent stench of hockey gear is unmistakable — an eye-watering and, at times, breathtaking odour that can seem impossible to tackle.
The Los Angeles Police Department has confirmed that former Edmonton Oilers player Mike Comrie is being investigated for an alleged sexual battery.
Slowing down Connor McDavid may seem like a hopeless pursuit, but foes are across the NHL are certainly trying.
After financial challenges threatened to derail his gold medal dream, para-bobsledder Brian McPherson is ready to make a comeback. The Edmonton man will be competing in the World Cup circuit across Europe this winter, thanks to renewed financial support from his fans.
The Edmonton Eskimos signed kicker Sean Whyte to a contract extension on Tuesday after he made 45 of 48 field-goal attempts last season to lead the CFL with a 93.8 percentage.
The Edmonton Oilers unveiled the refurbished Wayne Gretzky statue this afternoon in anticipation of the inaugural Oilers opening night at Rogers Place.
Connor McDavid was nine when the Edmonton Oilers last qualified for the playoffs. Indeed, it's been a long decade of futility in the Alberta capital. But as training camp opens this week, there are hopeful signs that the Oilers are finally on the verge of turning a corner.