Edmonton Oilers, founded in 1972, Canadian professional ice hockey team based in Edmonton, Alberta, that plays in the Western Conference in the National Hockey League. Although a relatively new team, the Oilers experienced much success, mostly because of Hall of Fame centre Wayne Gretzky, viewed by many as the greatest hockey player of all time. The Oilers have won five Stanley Cups and seven conference championships. Show your love for your favorite team right now! Now browse our shop to get one team gear and cheer your team to a win.