Edmonton Ices Chicago 2-1 - Recap
|Edmonton Ices Chicago 2-1 - Recap|
The Oilers beat Chicago 2-1 on Sunday, earning a victory backstopped by Nikolai Khabibulin's Nikolai KhabibulinSaves saves.
The Oilers were a +160 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Kurtis Foster and Sam Gagner each scored for the Oilers in the victory. Foster opened the scoring for Edmonton, finding the back of the net at 7:13 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Ales Hemsky and Ryan Whitney.
Nikolai Khabibulin turned in a 26-save effort for the Oilers.
Chicago got a goal from Fernando Pisani in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Chicago got a 24-stop effort from Corey Crawford in the loss.
Edmonton scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Chicago went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 27-26.
Edmonton looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hurricanes. The Blackhawks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Phoenix.