It came down to a shootout and Devan Dubnyk foiled the opposition in a 3-2 victory for Edmonton over San Jose Tuesday.
Edmonton was an underdog by +225 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Sam Gagner clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 2 for the Oilers. Edmonton got goals from Ryan Smyth and Jordan Eberle in the victory. Eberle opened the scoring at 0:10 of the first period.
Devan Dubnyk turned in a 28-save effort for the Oilers.
Jim Vandermeer and Ryane Clowe scored for the Sharks, finding the net behind Devan Dubnyk.
Antti Niemi stopped 24 of 26 shots for the Sharks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Edmonton scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while San Jose went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 30-26.
Next game, Edmonton takes its act home to face Montreal looking for another win. For San Jose, they head on the road to face Dallas.