Oilers Down Dallas 4-1 - Match Report
|Oilers Down Dallas 4-1 - Match Report|
The Oilers earned a 4-1 victory over the Stars on Tuesday at Rexall Place.
Edmonton was an underdog by +114 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Shawn Horcoff, Ales Hemsky, Jordan Eberle, and Taylor Chorney each scored for the Oilers in the victory. Eberle opened the scoring for Edmonton, finding the back of the net at 18:02 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Sam Gagner and Jim Vandermeer.
Nikolai Khabibulin turned in a 24-save effort for the Oilers.
Dallas got a goal from Loui Eriksson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 26 of 30 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Edmonton went 2-for-6, while the Stars were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Dallas lost the shots on goal battle to Edmonton by a margin of 30-25.
Edmonton looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Stars will aim to get back on the winning track at Calgary.