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A list of the greatest Edmonton Oilers of all time. During the 1980s, the Edmonton Oilers were as dominant of a team that the NHL has ever seen. With young talent that featured some of the game's greatest players, the Oilers were powerhouse that featured icons and thus, the result was a number of Stanley Cups. Though nestled north of the border, the Oilers are name synonymous with long time hockey fans. This is likely due to the success of those 1980s teams, which include two of the greatest players in hockey history in Wayne Gretzky and Mark Messier. Those Oiler teams were unstoppable, along with a slew of other top young talent, the Oilers won five Stanley Cups between 1983-84 and 1989-90.

Who are the best Edmonton Oilers of all time? That's up to you to decide. With some of the greatest players to play hockey, it's not surprising that many of the names you see on this list are famous. 
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1
990 44
Wayne Gretzky is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

2
656 165
Mark Messier is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

3
605 162
Jari Kurri is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time

4
483 103
Connor Mcdavid is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Adam Freeman added Connor Mcdavid

5
573 149
Paul Coffey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

6
468 166
Grant Fuhr is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

7
383 175
Glenn Anderson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Right wing

8
306 134
Doug Weight is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

9
400 206
Ryan Smyth is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Left Wing

10
177 46
Leon Draisaitl is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Ari Aries added Leon Draisaitl

11
140 20
Connor Mcdavid is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Connor Mcdavid

12
298 179
Esa Tikkanen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Forward

13
252 148
Dwayne Roloson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

14
144 70
Curtis Joseph is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
null98Jeff added Goaltender

15
177 88
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
brett-arcand-kootenay added Centerman

16
306 184
Taylor Hall is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Hometown Hockey added Left Wing

17
239 152
Jordan Eberle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
MikeBodnarchuk added Right wing

18
235 175
Bill Ranford is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

19
100 58
Jason Arnott is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
CMCSS03 added Centerman

20
210 169
Andy Moog is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

21
182 148
Tommy Salo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

22
139 112
Aleš Hemský is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
slaft added Right wing

23
100 43
Chris Pronger is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

24
85 22
Vincent Damphousse is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

25
65 25
Bill Guerin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Right wing

26
228 226
Kevin Lowe is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

27
152 126
Georges Laraque is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
JoshPaterson added Right wing

28
65 30
Boris Mironov is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

29
108 103
Shawn Horcoff is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
slaft added Centerman

30
67 36
Sam Gagner is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

31
179 179
Charlie Huddy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

32
174 192
Craig MacTavish is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

33
61 28
Marc-André Bergeron is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman, Forward

34
151 155
Craig Simpson is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time

35
62 32
Mike Comrie is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

36
44 37
Jason Smith is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

37
53 25
Mathieu Garon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

38
61 47
Cam Talbot is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Cam Talbot

39
35 27
Jarret Stoll is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

40
153 150
Dave Semenko is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Left Wing

41
50 38
Roman Hamrlík is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Ari Aries added Defenseman

42
52 28
Nikolai Khabibulin is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

43
45 22
Darnell Nurse is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time

44
47 38
Oscar Klefbom is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time

45
46 47
Mike Grier is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Warren Lukinuk added Right wing, Winger

46
43 35
Jeff Petry is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

47
45 27
Miroslav Šatan is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Ari Aries added Winger

48
37 31
Eric Brewer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

49
33 15
Martin Ručinský is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time

50
33 18
Martin Gélinas is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Left Wing