Watch: Shania Twain high-fives entire Edmonton Oilers squad in locker room after thumping 8-1 win

Shania Twain met the Edmonton Oilers players postgame
Shania Twain met the Edmonton Oilers players postgame (Images via NHL Instagram, X)

The Edmonton Oilers had an incredible Stanley Cup Final Game 4 victory over the Florida Panthers as they put eight goals past the Western Conference champions in an 8-1 win on Saturday. Canadian singer Shania Twain, who had a pre-game concert, also visited the Oilers after the game in the locker room.

The Grammy-winning Country music icon has been a familiar face in the playoffs. Her concert on Saturday drew a massive crowd outside Rogers Place.

Following the game, Shania Twain walked into the Edmonton locker room clapping for the team, who returned her gesture. She then made a full trip around the room and high-fived the full squad who were equally thrilled to meet the Canadian superstar.

Twain posted a collection of clips on her X/Twitter account on Saturday after the game. The first clip featured her high-fiving the full team, while the second was from her concert. The last two were videos of her experience attending the game in a full Rogers Place.

She captioned the post:

“What an electric atmosphere inside and outside of @RogersPlace last night! I had a blast performing for y’all and then getting to cheer on the boys - Okay, so you’re the @EdmontonOilers? that DOES impress me much!! 😍❤️”

The Canadian singer originally provided the opening tease for ESPN’s broadcast. As an Ontario native, Shania seemed very much at home supporting the Edmonton Oilers on the night.


Fans want Shaina Twain to ‘tag along’ with the Edmonton Oilers

Twain’s presence in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final was a massive hit among Oilers fans. Netizens appreciated her attending the game and performing in the pre-game concert. Some believed she brought the team good luck and let her know that in the comment section of her post.

Following are some fan reactions from X/Twitter:

“3-0 When you sing in Edmonton, maybe tag along with the team? 😄”
“By any chance, could you go with them to Florida for Game 5?😂 You seem to be a good luck charm for the boys!! Boy, what a game!!” wrote another fan.
“Ok but now you’re the good luck charm, so you’re Still The One that has to sing before each game!” commented one user.

Some fans commented that Shania’s presence made the night in Canada an even more memorable one for the Oilers. Fans thanked her for bringing her energy to Edmonton.

“Still the one!!! Thanks for your energy, talent and support in Oil Country!!!💙🧡💙🧡💙🧡”
“Shania getting the party started,” commented one user.
“You're STILL the one Shania! Always a place for you in Oil Country,” wrote another fan.

Next up, the Panthers host Edmonton for Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final at Amerant Bank Stadium in Sunrise, Florida on Tuesday.

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Edited by Brad Taningco
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