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IN PHOTOS: Oilers fans’ confidence swelling as team drags Stanley Cup Final back to Edmonton

The photo gallery can be viewed at the bottom of this article. When your team is already down three games in the Stanley Cup Final series and a single loss would mean the dream of a championship victory parade is over, it’s understandable that anxiety for Edmonton Oilers fans is …

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IN PHOTOS: Oilers fans’ confidence swelling as team drags Stanley Cup Final back to Edmonton

The photo gallery can be viewed at the bottom of this article. When your team is already down three games in the Stanley Cup Final series and a single loss would mean the dream of a championship victory parade is over, it’s understandable that anxiety for Edmonton Oilers fans is …

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Led by Alphonso Davies, Canada prepares for Argentina at Copa América with an eye on 2026 World Cup

Canada steps onto the world soccer stage again Thursday with new leadership and a new plan. But while top-ranked Argentina and Lionel Messi loom large in Thursday’s Copa America opener in Atlanta, new Canada coach Jesse Marsch has his eye firmly set on 2026. Marsch, who took over the 49th-ranked …

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ANALYSIS: Former Jets coach Paul Maurice on verge of Stanley Cup victory – Winnipeg

There is talk every year about the Stanley Cup being the most difficult trophy to win. But many of us, including me, assume that means physically tough. I can assure you that every player on both the Edmonton Oilers and Florida Panthers is playing battered and bruised. After all, both …

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ANALYSIS: Off-ice business continues for 30 other teams during Stanley Cup final – Winnipeg

The end is in sight! The long marathon that is the NHL season ends no later than June 24. That’s the date for a potential Game 7 in Sunrise, Fla., between the Oilers and Panthers, if the final series goes that far. But while there are two teams still standing, …

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ANALYSIS: Who should Winnipeg Jets fans support in Stanley Cup Final? – Winnipeg

If you’re seeking a rooting interest in this year’s Stanley Cup Final, there are, of course, two choices: the Florida Panthers or the Edmonton Oilers. Where that may get a little awkward for many in this market is making the choice. You see, the Panthers possess two former Winnipeg Jets …

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Skinner’s 34 saves lead Oilers to Stanley Cup Final in win over Stars – Edmonton

The Edmonton Oilers advanced to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since 2006, after a 2-1 win over the Dallas Stars on Sunday night, at Rogers Place. “There’s been lots of growing pains, for sure–lots of lessons along the way–but this was always part of the plan and it feels good to be here …

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Last minute goal helps the Saginaw Spirit edge the London Knights 4-3 and win the 2024 Memorial Cup

Josh Bloom’s goal with 21.7 seconds remaining in the third period broke a 3-3 tie and gave the Saginaw Spirit a 4-3 victory and their first Memorial Cup championship. Jorian Donovan managed to keep a puck in at the blue line and got it to the net where it bounced …

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ANALYSIS: Does it matter if a Canadian team wins the Stanley Cup? – Winnipeg

Thirty-one years ago, Canadian hockey fans were on the verge of watching the last time a Canadian-based team won the Stanley Cup. Nine days into June that year, Montreal Canadiens defeated Wayne Gretzky’s L.A. Kings in five games to be the champions of the National Hockey League. Story continues below …

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A 4-2 victory over the Saginaw Spirit sends the London Knights to the Memorial Cup final

Easton Cowan scored twice and added an assist, while Sam O’Reilly added two assists as the London Knights knocked off the Saginaw Spirit 4-2 on May 29 to earn a berth in the championship game at the 2024 Memorial Cup tournament. Knights forwards Denver Barkey and Kasper Halttunen each had …

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