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Forward Devin Shore, defenceman Ryan Stanton sign pro tryout contracts with Oilers

Forward Devin Shore, defenceman Ryan Stanton sign pro tryout contracts with Oilers

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers have signed forward Devin Shore and defenceman Ryan Stanton to professional tryout agreements.
'Hope for the best, prepare for the worst:' More Canadians interested in survivalism

'Hope for the best, prepare for the worst:' More Canadians interested in survivalism

EDMONTON — Many Canadians were not prepared for the COVID-19 pandemic, but Dave MacDonald wasn’t one of them.

Germany edges Slovakia 4-3 in OT at world juniors

EDMONTON — Mario Zimmerman scored a power-play goal four minutes into overtime, lifting Germany to a 4-3 win over Slovakia on Monday night in the world junior hockey championships.
Germans grind out OT win over Slovaks, Swedes best Austria 4-0 at world juniors

Germans grind out OT win over Slovaks, Swedes best Austria 4-0 at world juniors

EDMONTON — The German underdogs gritted out a 4-3 overtime victory against Slovakia on Monday, earning their first win at the world junior hockey championships in Edmonton.
Alberta reports first case of new COVID-19 variant in person who returned from U.K.

Alberta reports first case of new COVID-19 variant in person who returned from U.K.

EDMONTON — Alberta's chief medical officer of heath says the province has recorded its first case of a potentially more contagious variant of COVID-19 that was first seen in the United Kingdom. Dr.

Calgary Stampeders sign American defensive back Raheem Wilson

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders have signed American defensive back Raheem Wilson to a contract, the CFL club said Monday. He started all 18 regular-season games for the Stampeders in his rookie campaign in 2019.
'The value of your elders': First Nation using youth to spread COVID-19 message

'The value of your elders': First Nation using youth to spread COVID-19 message

MORLEY, Alta. — A First Nation in Alberta is turning to its youth to help spread the message to older members about the dangers of COVID-19.
Canada hangs on for 3-1 win over stubborn Slovakia in world junior championship

Canada hangs on for 3-1 win over stubborn Slovakia in world junior championship

EDMONTON — Jordan Spence scored what turned out to be an important goal for Canada in his first shift of the world junior hockey championship.

Finland beats Switzerland 4-1 at world junior hockey championship

EDMONTON — Finland defeated Switzerland 4-1 in preliminary-round play Sunday afternoon at the world junior hockey championship. Switzerland's Attilio Biasca opened the scoring at 3:44.

Canada beats Slovakia 3-1 in world junior hockey

EDMONTON — Philip Tomasino had a goal and an assist and Canada beat Slovakia 3-1 on Sunday night to improve to 2-0 in group play in the world junior hockey championship.