Oilers Fall 5-0 Against Chicago - Game Recap
Hockey bettors who backed the Blackhawks on the moneyline Wednesday didn’t have to sweat out a close game, as Chicago easily handled Edmonton 5-0 at Rexall Place.
Chicago won as a -146 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jonathan Toews (3), Patrick Sharp, and Bryan Bickell each scored for the Blackhawks in the victory. Toews opened the scoring for Chicago, finding the back of the net at 14:24 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Brent Seabrook and Patrick Kane.
Marty Turco stopped 18 of 18 Edmonton shots in the victory.
Nikolai Khabibulin stopped 27 of 31 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Chicago scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Edmonton went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 47-18.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Calgary looking for another win. For Edmonton, they head home to face Phoenix.