The Edmonton Oilers ended the 2016-17 NHL season with a 47-26-7 record and 103 points. The Oilers made the NHL Playoffs for the first time in seven years however lost to the Anaheim Ducks in the second round. They are looking to improve on that NHL Playoff record for the 2017-18 season.
Founded in 1972, originally known as the Alberta Oilers for one year, the Edmonton Oilers are based in Edmonton, ALB and play their home games at the Rogers Place. They play in the Pacific Division of the NHL Western Conference against competitive competition like the Anaheim Ducks, Arizona Coyotes, Calgary Flames, Los Angeles Kings, San Jose Sharks, Vancouver Canucks, and Vegas Golden Knights.
The Oilers have won five Stanley cup Championships during their tenure (1983–84, 1984–85, 1986–87, 1987–88, 1989–90). Most notable their run in the 80’s with arguably the best hockey player of all time, Wayne Gretzky. For reasons unknown, the Oilers traded Gretzky in 1988 to division rival Los Angeles Kings and have never seen the same level of success since.
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