Edmonton Oilers Wayne Gretzky Gets Two Milestones

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Normally we’d be in the midst of starting up another hockey season now, but we’re in a different world. Last Word on Hockey is still going to look back at each date’s historical significance to the game. We’ll remember the moments that shaped the sport of hockey that happened on this day. Here’s our look […] READ MORE






Report: Dave Tippett Hired By Edmonton Oilers

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The Edmonton Oilers have announced that they have hired Dave Tippett to be their next head coach. The deal is three years with financial terms yet to be disclosed. Three-year deal for Dave Tippett in EDM — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) May 28, 2019 Edmonton Oilers Name Dave Tippett Head Coach Last season, the Oilers had […] READ MORE


Ben Bishop Had Special Season for Dallas Stars

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Game 7 of the Western Conference semifinals proved to be a cruel ending for Ben Bishop and the Dallas Stars. Dallas fell 2-1 in double overtime to the rival St. Louis Blues. Bishop made 52 saves, but the Stars couldn’t stop Pat Maroon and the Blues. Despite not making the Western Final, the Denver native […] READ MORE


Edmonton Oilers Potential Head Coach Candidates

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Ken Holland was named the Edmonton Oilers new general manager and president of hockey operations. With that, the off-season officially began for the team. In his introductory press conference, Holland said it’s his number-one priority to find a new head coach. Ken Hitchcock Won’t Return as Head Coach Despite replacing Todd McLellan mid-season in 2018-19, Ken Hitchcock will not […] READ MORE