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New York Rangers president Glen Sather (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Oilers To Raise Banner For Glen Sather Before Game Against Rangers

The Oilers will raise a banner at Rexall Place to honor former coach, general manager and executive Glen Sather before their game against the Rangers on Dec. 11.


ns on April 14, 2015 in London, Ontario, Canada. The Otters defeated the Knights 5-2 to win the series 4-0. (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

Edmonton Oilers Win NHL Draft Lottery And Chance To Select McDavid

The Edmonton Oilers won the NHL draft lottery and the right to select Erie Otters star center Connor McDavid with the top pick.


UNIONDALE, NY - FEBRUARY 10: The game winning shot by Casey Cizikas #53 of the New York Islanders eludes Viktor Fasth #35 of the Edmonton Oilers at 15:23 of the third period  at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on February 10, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders defeated the Oilers 3-2. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Cizikas Snaps Tie, Gives Isles 3-2 Win Over Edmonton

Casey Cizikas snapped a third-period tie with 4:37 left, and the New York Islanders pulled out a 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night.


NEWARK, NJ - FEBRUARY 09: Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils makes the third period save on Ryan Nugent-Hopkins #93 of the Edmonton Oilers at the Prudential Center on February 9, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. The Oilers defeated the Devils 2-1. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Devils Drop Second Straight, Fall To Oilers

Nail Yakupov shook off an early mid-ice collision and scored a game-winning power-play goal in the second period to lead the Edmonton Oilers to a 2-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Monday night.


Jaroslav Halak (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hendricks Scores Twice As Edmonton Ends Islanders’ Streak

The Oilers put the game away with 2 1/2 minutes left as Hendricks scored his second of the game and fifth of the season from his knees into an empty net.


Henrik Lundqvist (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Lundqvist, Rangers Beat Oilers For 3rd Straight Win

Henrik Lundqvist’s fifth shutout of the season was a breeze.


NEWARK, NJ - NOVEMBER 11:  Mike Cammalleri #23 of the New Jersey Devils is congratulated by teammates Damon Severson #28 and Travis Zajac #19 after he scored in the second period against the Minnesota Wild on November 11, 2014 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Schneider Helps Devils Blank Oilers 2-0

Cory Schneider made 29 saves for his second shutout of the season and 14th of his career as the Devils beat the Edmonton Oilers 2-0 on Friday night.


Iiro Pakarinen of the Edmonton Oilers lands in the crease as Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers makes a save during the first period at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 9, 2014. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Outclassed Rangers Need To Get It Together ASAP

This weekend, the Rangers subjected their fans to back-to-back nights of brutal hockey. And a wake-up call is needed after Sunday’s loss to last-place Edmonton.


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Friedman: 6 Best Pro Sports Franchises On Twitter

Many teams simply put out information, but there are some that get creative and really enhance their likability through their social-media interaction — particularly on Twitter. Here are six teams that just get it.


Former Calgary Flames forward Mike Cammalleri signed a five-year, $25 million contract with the Devils on July 1, 2014. (Photo by Todd Korol/Getty Images)

Lou Strikes Again: Devils Sign Vet Winger Cammalleri For 5 Years, $25 Million

One of the best free agent forwards available is now a Devil.


Ryan Nugent-Hopkins #93 of the Edmonton Oilers collides with Colin McDonald #13 of the New York Islanders during an NHL game at Rexall Place on March 06, 2014 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

Islanders Blow 2-0 Lead, Lose To Edmonton In OT

Taylor Hall scored the overtime winner and the Edmonton Oilers rebounded from a listless start to earn a 3-2 come-from-behind victory over the New York Islanders on Thursday night.


Adam Henrique #14 of the New Jersey Devils tries to gain control of a rebound during the second period against Ilya Bryzgalov #80 of the Edmonton Oilers at the Prudential Center on February 7, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Merrill’s 1st Goal Lifts Devils Over Oilers In OT

Devils defenseman John Merrill scored his first NHL goal 2:34 into overtime, and New Jersey defeated the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 on Friday night.


Ryan Callahan #24 of the New York Rangers dives for a shot against Richard Bachman #30 of the Edmonton Oilers during the second period at Madison Square Garden on February 6, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Oilers Score Late Goal, Beat Rangers 2-1

Nail Yakupov scored with 1:38 left in regulation to give the Edmonton Oilers to a 2-1 win over the New York Rangers on Thursday night.


New York Islanders players Matt Moulson and John Tavares pose for a photo during the 2014 NHL Stadium Series Media Availabilty at Yankee Stadium on August 8, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Tavares Won’t Rest Until He Becomes NHL’s Signature Star

The 22-year-old is a well-known “nice guy” off the ice, but he’s probably the last player any goalie wants to see hanging around the crease.


David Clarkson of the New Jersey Devils yells at Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers from the bench. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Devils Dealt Blow By Missing Out On Briere, Prepared To Lose Clarkson

The most likely scenario for Clarkson isn’t Ottawa or Edmonton. It’s Toronto.