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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
975 43
Wayne Gretzky is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

2
647 160
Mark Messier is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

3
594 160
Jari Kurri is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time

4
467 100
Connor Mcdavid is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Adam Freeman added Connor Mcdavid

5
563 148
Paul Coffey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

6
461 166
Grant Fuhr is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

7
376 174
Glenn Anderson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Right wing

8
299 133
Doug Weight is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

9
393 206
Ryan Smyth is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Left Wing

10
172 44
Leon Draisaitl is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Ari Aries added Leon Draisaitl

11
134 19
Connor Mcdavid is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Connor Mcdavid

12
296 176
Esa Tikkanen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Forward

13
141 68
Curtis Joseph is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
null98Jeff added Goaltender

14
247 147
Dwayne Roloson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

15
173 86
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
brett-arcand-kootenay added Centerman

16
301 181
Taylor Hall is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Hometown Hockey added Left Wing

17
233 150
Jordan Eberle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
MikeBodnarchuk added Right wing

18
98 57
Jason Arnott is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
CMCSS03 added Centerman

19
229 175
Bill Ranford is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

20
207 168
Andy Moog is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

21
180 148
Tommy Salo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

22
82 20
Vincent Damphousse is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

23
132 112
Aleš Hemský is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
slaft added Right wing

24
94 42
Chris Pronger is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

25
64 24
Bill Guerin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Right wing

26
151 123
Georges Laraque is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
JoshPaterson added Right wing

27
222 225
Kevin Lowe is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

28
64 28
Boris Mironov is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

29
104 102
Shawn Horcoff is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
slaft added Centerman

30
65 35
Sam Gagner is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

31
169 191
Craig MacTavish is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

32
173 179
Charlie Huddy is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

33
60 25
Marc-André Bergeron is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman, Forward

34
62 28
Mike Comrie is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

35
53 24
Mathieu Garon is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

36
147 155
Craig Simpson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time

37
60 47
Cam Talbot is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Cam Talbot

38
50 37
Roman Hamrlík is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Ari Aries added Defenseman

39
34 26
Jarret Stoll is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Centerman

40
40 37
Jason Smith is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

41
50 27
Nikolai Khabibulin is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Goaltender

42
148 150
Dave Semenko is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Left Wing

43
44 22
Darnell Nurse is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time

44
37 29
Eric Brewer is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

45
45 37
Oscar Klefbom is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time

46
45 26
Miroslav Šatan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Ari Aries added Winger

47
42 35
Jeff Petry is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Defenseman

48
44 46
Mike Grier is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Warren Lukinuk added Right wing, Winger

49
33 14
Martin Ručinský is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time

50
34 18
Kirk Maltby is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Edmonton Oilers of All Time
Left Wing, Winger