August 18, 1991
BaseballCalifornia Angels -- Recalled IF Bobby Rose from Class AAA Edmonton. Optioned IF Chris Cron (0-for-1) to Edmonton.FootballL Minnesota Vikings -- Agreed to terms with CB Reggie Rutland.
December 2, 1991
EDMONTON, Alberta -- Edmonton goaltender Bill Ranford, whose solid play has been one of the Oilers' few bright spots this season, finally got some help.Ranford turned in a 33-save performance and the Oilers' dormant offense came to life to combine for a 7-0 drubbing of the Vancouver Canucks yesterday. The Oilers had averaged 3.04 goals in their first 25 games.The Canucks, tops in the Smythe Division and second overall in the NHL, allowed the Oilers to take a 3-0 first-period lead. Then Ranford went to work, stopping 16 shots, including a penalty shot, in the second period.
November 28, 1995
Canucks: LW Esa Tikkanen, acquired by Vancouver in a Thanksgiving trade, has been suspended by the team for not reporting to the game in San Jose on Saturday night. The 30-year-old spent the weekend with his family in Edmonton after learning he had been traded by New Jersey for a draft pick.Jets: Winnipeg star Keith Tkachuk was injured Sunday night when he took an elbow under the chin from Edmonton's Kirk Maltby. Tkachuk suffered a mild concussion.
March 11, 1991
EDMONTON, Alberta -- Nick Kypreos scored the game-winner early in the third period as the Washington Capitals beat the Edmonton Oilers, 5-3, last night to extend their unbeaten streak to five games.The victory tied the Capitals with the New Jersey Devils for fourth place in the race for the final Patrick Division playoff spot. Both teams have 68 points, and Washington has a game in hand.Kypreos scored the game-winner at 3 minutes, 17 seconds, and Dimitri Khristich added the insurance goal at 13:57.
November 15, 1991
PHILADELPHIA -- Mike Ricci assisted on two goals and Kevin Dineen scored in his first game with Philadelphia, as the Flyers beat the Edmonton Oilers, 3-1, last night.Dineen, obtained from the Hartford Whalers on Wednesday for Murray Craven and a 1992 draft pick, scored into an empty net with one second remaining.The Flyers took a 1-0 lead at 6 minutes, 38 seconds of the first period. Edmonton defenseman Dave Manson tried to clear a rebound up the slot. But Philadelphia's Andrei Lomakin gathered in the clearing attempt and scored his sixth goal of the season, beating Oilers goalie Bill Ranford, who was scrambling to get back into the net.The Flyers made it 2-0 at 8:22 of the second after going the first 8:15 of the period without a shot.
August 2, 1995
Site: Commonwealth Stadium, Edmonton, Alberta.Time: 9:30TV/Radio: Channel 54/WJFK (1300 AM), WGRX (100.7 FM).Records: Baltimore 4-1, first place in the Southern Division; Edmonton 4-1, second place in the Northern Division.Last week: Baltimore scored the game's first 13 points and went on to rout Birmingham, 36-8; Edmonton beat Hamilton, 26-18.On the sidelines: Baltimore's Don Matthews is the fifth-winningest coach in CFL history, with a 114-67-1 record in 11 seasons. Edmonton's Ron Lancaster, in his fifth season with the Eskimos, has a 51-26 record.