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Edmonton Oilers re-sign Connor Brown as NHL free agency period kicks off – Edmonton

One of the Oilers’ top penalty killers, who earned plaudits for his performance in the team’s 2024 Stanley Cup Final, remains in Edmonton. The Oilers announced Monday that the club has extended winger Connor Brown to a one-year contract with an average annual value (AAV) of $1 million. The 30-year-old signed with the Oilers as a free agent last summer. …

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Losing the Edmonton Oilers Stanley Cup means they are missing out on an extremely rare achievement

Had the Edmonton Oilers won the Stanley Cup, they would have secured their name in history not only because they were champions, but also because they accomplished an incredibly rare feat: winning a championship after being three games behind in the final round of a best-of-seven series. No team in Major League Baseball or the National Basketball Association has done …

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Edmonton hockey fans applauded their class and positivity after the Oilers’ Stanley Cup loss

History shows that losing a championship match in sports is sometimes reflected in the frustrations of a team’s fans, who express themselves in destructive or antisocial ways. But in downtown Edmonton’s Ice District, where tens of thousands of Oilers fans witnessed their team’s valiant efforts fall short of winning the Stanley Cup on Monday night, peaceful — if somber — …

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Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid wins Conn Smythe Trophy after losing in Game 7

Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid has been awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the NHL playoffs’ most valuable player after an incredible postseason that ended just shy of the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Oilers dropped Game 7 of the Cup Final to Florida 2-1 on Monday night, as the Panthers won the best-of-seven series 4-3. McDavid did not return to …

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Florida Panthers beat Edmonton Oilers to win Stanley Cup

After a heartbreaking loss, the Edmonton Oilers’ attempt to pull off one of the greatest comebacks in sports history fell one win short. On Monday night in Sunrise, Florida, the Florida Panthers defeated the Oilers 2-1 to claim the 2024 Stanley Cup Championship. The Panthers took the lead in the game with 4:27 left. Shortly after failing to convert on …

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Sporting sequins and silver, Mama Stanley is an Edmonton celebrity for the playoffs

Edmonton Oilers fans crowd around Mary Loewen in a plaza outside the team’s home arena during every playoff game, asking to have their photo taken with the superfan dressed as the Stanley Cup. Loewen dons a sequined blazer, wears silver gloves and glasses, and covers her face with silver makeup. She then puts on her “crown,” which is meant to …

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Stanley Cup Final: Edmonton Oilers force Game 7 with 5-1 loss to Florida Panthers

Reduce the font size of the article Increase the font size of the article The Edmonton Oilers forced a seventh and decisive game in the Stanley Cup Final by defeating the Florida Panthers 5-1 on Friday night at Rogers Place. It marks only the tenth time in NHL history that a team has extended a series to seven games after …

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