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A CFL player has shown off his incredible athleticism during a stunt with a barbell in the gym.

Edmonton Elks receiver Shai Ross warned people not to try his weight-enhanced acrobatics at home, a move which he has dubbed the "barbell backflip."

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Say hello to the CFL's newest not-so-new team: the Edmonton Elks.

A year after Edmonton's CFL team announced they were officially changing their name, the Elks announced a whole bunch of new changes — including a new name — on June 1, 2021.

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On Monday, October 26, news broke that Edmonton's beloved Joey Moss had passed away. 

The longtime Oilers locker room attendant was 57 and was beloved to athletes and sports fans across Canada. 

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If you know hockey, you know Connor McDavid

The Edmonton Oilers' star boy is a serious force to be reckoned with and serves as the captain of his team. 

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The Edmonton Oilers have officially announced that Connor McDavid has tested positive for COVD-19. 

On Monday, October 5, the Edmonton Oilers released a Facebook post stating that the captain of the team underwent medical testing. 

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This year's Stanley Cup win was very Canadian despite no Canadian teams actually playing in the final.

How did Canada manage to make the Stanely cup win all about us?

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Your dreams of winning the lottery may come true thanks to hockey — the Edmonton Oilers 50/50 draw during the Stanley Cup playoffs will give you so many chances to score.

According to the team, there's going to be a 50/50 draw every single game during the finals.

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After tons of errors and delays, the record-breaking Edmonton Oiler's 50/50 draw has finally taken place and the winner is out there.

On Friday, August 28 the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation announced the big prize for the August 7 online raffle.

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A lucky Oilers fan is going to be swimming in bills come next week.

The team announced on Friday, August 21, that the Oilers 50/50 raffle that was supposed to be drawn on August 7 will take place "early to mid next week," according to a Facebook post. 

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After their servers got overwhelmed with traffic, the Oilers 50/50 draw is being delayed. In the chaos, their system ended up duplicating people's orders and charging them for more tickets than they wanted. Now, as they go about fixing the issue, people will be able to get their money back — although the final pot will be smaller.

Despite shattering records, the Oilers 50/50 draw on Friday, August 7 led to a ton of headaches for fans.

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Talk about adding insult to injury. there's still no winner for the latest Edmonton Oilers 50/50 after the website had difficulties keeping up with demand. The bad news comes after a gutting disqualifying loss by the Oilers and they will pick a winner for the money soon, but it's not clear when.

The Edmonton 50/50 on Friday, August 7 for the Oilers vs Chicago Blackhawks game is without a winner right now and that's a lot of money still up in the air. The hotly anticipated, record-shattering jackpot of over $15.2 million drew in so many fans that their system started malfunctioning.

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The NHL playoffs may have forced the players into a bubble but that doesn't mean they're out of touch. On Wednesday, August 5, Vegas Golden Knights ordered pizzas for a number of locals experiencing homelessness. The pizzas were distributed through a local organization in town. 

Boyle Street Community Services provides support to those experiencing homelessness and poverty in Edmonton, particularly in the downtown area where their centre is located. 

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