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Edmonton Oilers superstar Leon Draisaitl announces engagement

Reduce the font size of the article Increase the font size of the article Less than three weeks after the Edmonton Oilers reached Game 7 of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals, the team’s German superstar has announced that he and his girlfriend are engaged. Leon Draisaitl, 28, posted photos on Instagram on Thursday of him on the beach, proposing to …

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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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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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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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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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