The Edmonton Oilers played the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2006 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Oilers would lose in Game 7.
The Oilers last won the Cup in the 1989/90 season.The Edmonton Oilers won their 5th and most recent Stanley Cup in 1990.
The Edmonton Oilers lost to the Carolina Hurricanes in 7 games in the 2006 Stanley Cup Finals.
Mark Messier with the Edmonton Oilers.
The Bruins last made it to the Cup Final in 1990, losing to the Edmonton Oilers.
Edmonton Oilers - 5 (1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1990)
Surprisingly, not that many. The Oilers made it to the cup final, losing to Carolina in seven games in the 05-06 season.
Last time there was a rematch for Lord Stanley was back in the early 1980's. It saw in 1982-83 the New York Islanders beat out the Edmonton Oilers to win the cup. Then the following season 1983-84 the Oilers got their revenge on the defending champs by beating them in the Stanley cup finals. Posted by Gatekeeper 30.
These 2 teams last played on 2012 January 11, with the New Jersey Devils winning in overtime. The Oilers and the Devils did not play at all in the shortened 2013 season.
Craig MacTavish was the last NHL player to play without a helmet. He played for the Edmonton Oilers during many of the Gretzky years. He also played for the New York Rangers. He spent about 7 seasons as the Edmonton Oilers head coach. He now is a regular on TV as a hockey analist mainly for NHL and International hockey.
1988! the year Jonathan toews was born!