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Northlands Coliseum, or simply the Coliseum, is a now-unused indoor arena located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, situated on the north side of Northlands. It was used for sports events and concerts, and was home to the Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League , and the Edmonton Oil Kings of the Western Hockey League . The arena opened in 1974, and was later known as Edmonton Coliseum, Skyreach Centre, and Rexall Place, before returning to the Northlands Coliseum name in summer 2016. It used the same architect and plans as Pacific Coliseum.The arena hosted the 1981 and 1984 Canada Cup hockey tournaments, the 1978 Commonwealth Games, seven Stanley Cup finals , many other hockey events, along with other sporting events and major concerts. Wikipedia