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FUTURE WATCH: The Taylor Beck shuffle

Settled with a new team, Oilers forward prospect Taylor Beck is looking to make an impact with the Bakersfield Condors during the 2016-17 campaign

by Meg Tilley @MegsTilley /

Video: MINORS MINUTE | Canada-Russia Reps

"It was a pretty crazy year for me last year."

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Oilers launch Lil' Oilers program

Applications are now open

by Edmonton Oilers Press Release /

(Edmonton, AB) -The Edmonton Oilers announced details regarding their newest program, Lil' Oilers today at the Downtown Community Arena. The program continues the Oilers long tradition of support for grassroots hockey and will expand their involvement in youth and amateur hockey in Edmonton. Lil' Oilers is a Learn to Play initiative, developed in collaboration with the National Hockey League (NHL) and National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA), that is designed to introduce youth (boys and girls) aged five to six (2010 and 2011 birth dates) to the great game of hockey.

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PREVIEW: Oilers vs. Capitals

In today's Boston Pizza Preview, the Oilers return home to face the Washington Capitals on Hockey Fights Cancer night

by Chris Wescott /

Video: OILERS TODAY | Oilers vs. Capitals Preview

After a successful Heritage Classic in Winnipeg, the Oilers put their Western Conference best 5-1-0 record on the line tonight against the Washington Capitals. 

The game can be seen on Sportsnet West, Sportsnet Ontario, Sportsnet 360 and Sportsnet One all across Canada starting at 7:30 PM MDT. 

Read our game preview and check back here regularly throughout the day as we'll be adding interviews, quotes, breaking news and more. 

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One Hall of a Story, Part 2

Cam Tait continues his three-part series on the Oilers Hall of Fame with Dwain Tomkow, Oilers Manager of Game-Used Inventory

by Cam Tait @camtait /

It's something Dwain will do countless times over the years, but chances are he'll never forget his first tour of the Oilers Hall of Fame room.

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Tuesday practice updates

The Oilers return to practice at Rogers Place

by Meg Tilley @MegsTilley /

After an exciting 3-0 win over the Winnipeg Jets at the 2016 Tim Hortons Heritage Classic game on Sunday, the Oilers have returned to Rogers Place for Tuesday morning practice.

Stay tuned for stories, video and more throughout the day. 

Tweet from @EdmontonOilers: ICYMI, #Oilers goalie Cam Talbot was named the @NHL's First Star of the Week yesterday:

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Sportsnet #BrightestStars Showdown Week 2

In the second week of Sportsnet #BrightestStars it's McDavid-Nurse play vs. Mark Messier goal

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The Sportsnet #BrightestStars Showdown pits the week's biggest plays and players head to head to allow fans to decide on the Play of the Week.

In the second week of Sportsnet #BrightestStars we feature two Heritage Classic plays from this past, a blast from the past with Mark Messier's goal in the alumni game going up against Darnell Nurse's first tally of the season.

Last week, McDavid's penalty shot goal won top play with 69% of your votes.

Video: WEEK 2 | Messier vs. Nurse

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Talbot named NHL's First Star of the Week

Oilers goaltender Cam Talbot earns first star honours after going 3-0-0 with a .970 save percentage and 1.00 goals-against average.

by Press Release / NHL

The National Hockey League (NHL) announced today, Oilers goaltender Cam Talbot has been named the NHL's First Star of the Week. Chicago Blackhawks centre Artem Anisimov and Detroit Red Wings defenceman Mike Green have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Oct. 23.

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Letestu's shorty one to remember

Mark Letestu scored a big shorthanded goal at the Heritage Classic to help his team win on a big stage

by Chris Wescott @TheChrisWescott / Head Writer

WINNIPEG, MB - Mark Letestu has played more than 400 NHL games in his career. He has 70 career goals in the regular season, and one in the playoffs.

"Playoff goal there (in Columbus)," Letestu said of his proudest hockey goal. "I've scored a couple overtime goals down the stretch for a playoff drive. But this one's pretty cool. It's a memorable thing I'll be able to tell my kids."

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RECAP: Oilers 3, Jets 0

Cam Talbot continued his strong string of performances, stopping all 31 shots he faced in a 3-0 Heritage Classic win over the Winnipeg Jets

by Chris Wescott @TheChrisWescott / Head Writer

Video: OILERS TODAY | Heritage Classic Post-Game

WINNIPEG, MB - Any worries of overcoming the distractions of playing in an outdoor game were erased by a three-goal second period and shut-down goaltending by Cam Talbot, as the Oilers spoiled the Jets 2016 Heritage Classic hopes with a 3-0 victory.

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