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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 grab 3-2 win over Calgary Flames – Edmonton
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Edmonton Oilers grab 3-2 win over Calgary Flames – Edmonton

The second installment of the Battle of Alberta had much different ending than it did two weeks ago. The Edmonton Oilers rallied in the third to pick up a tight 3-2 win over the Calgary Flames Saturday night at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary.With the win, the Oilers have swept a three game road trip and are now winners of four straight.“We only see Calgary three times, they got one, so it was nice to get one,” said Zach Hyman.The first period was scoreless with the Oilers failing to capitalize on two power play chances. Tyler Toffoli had a shorthanded breakaway for the Flames but was denied by Stuart Skinner. Read more: Edmonton Oilers grab wild 6-5 win in Chicago Story continues below advertisement Mikael Backlund had...
Edmonton Oilers lose 5-4 to Canucks – Edmonton
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Edmonton Oilers lose 5-4 to Canucks – Edmonton

The Vancouver Canucks went 3/10 on the power play to dump the Edmonton Oilers 5-4 in NHL pre-season play Wednesday night in Abbotsford. “In the end I thought our penalty kill was working hard, Oilers head coach Jay Woodcroft said after the game. “They did a lot of good things. But when you give their skill that much time, especially 5-on-3’s, all that kind of stuff; in the end it’s asking too much. It’s a bridge too far. And so, for us, it’s an area that we’re going to have to clean up going forward.”The Canucks grabbed the lead late in the first period when Nils Hoglander banged a rebound past Stuart Skinner. Read more: Dylan Holloway shines in Edmonton Oilers win over Canucks Connor McDavid wowed the crowd seven minutes into the second. He sped through ...
Dylan Holloway shines in Edmonton Oilers win over Canucks – Edmonton
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Dylan Holloway shines in Edmonton Oilers win over Canucks – Edmonton

Dylan Holloway continued to impress for the Edmonton Oilers, netting a hat trick and picking up an assist in a 7-2 pre-season win over the Vancouver Canucks Monday night at Rogers Place. “It was one of those nights where everything just seems to go right,” Holloway said post-game. “I owe a lot to my linemates. I was playing with two pretty good players in (Draisaitl) and (Hyman), so I thought we played well and it’s great to get the win.”All eyes were on the Oilers youngster, who was in the lineup again and this time in the top six, on a line with Leon Draisaitl and Zach Hyman. Holloway would open the scoring halfway through the first, deflecting a shot from Darnell Nurse past Connor Delia.“He had a heck of a game tonight,” Oilers head coach Jay Woodcroft said. “I thought that lin...