Beloved Oilers fan Ben Stelter dies after fight with cancer: ‘The world lost the most special boy’

Beloved Oilers fan Ben Stelter dies after fight with cancer: ‘The world lost the most special boy’

Ben Stelter, the six-year-old Edmonton Oilers fan who captured the hearts of not only the team, but all Edmontonians, has died. “The world lost the most special boy and an absolute hero last night,” his dad Mike Stelter said in a statement posted to Twitter on Tuesday. “Ben, you were the best son we could … Read more

Trip to LA to watch Oilers in playoffs? Here’s what it could cost you. – Edmonton

Trip to LA to watch Oilers in playoffs?  Here’s what it could cost you.  – Edmonton

A Game 1 loss isn’t dampening Edmonton Oilers fans’ playoff spirits. Read more: Edmonton Oilers fall 4-3 in Game 1 against Kings In fact, some are thinking about heading down to Los Angeles to catch a game there. And, when you compare that option with a playoff ticket at Rogers Place, it’s actually not horrible. … Read more

Edmonton Oilers trounce Ducks; Draisaitl gets 50th goal – Edmonton

Edmonton Oilers trounce Ducks;  Draisaitl gets 50th goal – Edmonton

Leon Draisaitl scored his 50th goal of the season Sunday night as the Edmonton Oilers cruised to a 6-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks. The Oilers jumped on the Ducks early, with Tyson Barrie’s point shot eluding John Gibson just before the game turned five minutes old. The Oilers won a face-off on a power … Read more