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Connor McDavid’s OT winner lifts Edmonton Oilers past Golden Knights – Edmonton
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Connor McDavid’s OT winner lifts Edmonton Oilers past Golden Knights – Edmonton

Connor McDavid scores 1:17 into overtime to give the Edmonton Oilers a 4-3 win over the Vegas Golden Knights Saturday night at Rogers Place. The Oilers struck before the game was two minutes old when Ryan Nugent-Hopkins set up Warren Foegele in front for his third of the season. The Golden Knights tied it late in the first when Shea Theodore’s point shot went in off Keegan Kolesar’s back.“It didn’t go perfect–it wasn’t always pretty and nice, but we found a way to win against a really good team,” Oilers Head Coach Jay Woodcroft said post-game. Read more: Edmonton Oilers still hoping to raise game to next level Mark Stone beat Stuart Skinner on a penalty shot to give the Golden Knights the lead four minutes into the second. Story continues below ad...
Edmonton Oilers rally for season-opening win over Vancouver Canucks – Edmonton
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Edmonton Oilers rally for season-opening win over Vancouver Canucks – Edmonton

The Edmonton Oilers recovered from a poor start to score a 5-3 win over the Vancouver Canucks in their season opener Wednesday night at Rogers Place. Connor McDavid had three goals and an assist while goalie Jack Campbell won his Oilers debut with 33 saves. Edmonton Oilers’ Connor McDavid (97) celebrates a goal against the Vancouver Canucks during third period NHL action in Edmonton on Wednesday, October 12, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson The Canucks scored on two of their first four shots to take a 2-0 lead before the game was four minutes old. Vancouver’s Elias Pettersson stole a pass from Edmonton forward Dylan Holloway and tucked the puck behind Campbell. Story continues below advertisement ...