Recap - Coyotes Defeat Edmonton 3-1
|Recap - Coyotes Defeat Edmonton 3-1|
Phoenix skated to a 3-1 victory over Edmonton on Saturday in NHL action at Rexall Place.
The Coyotes were a -109 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Phoenix got goals from Ray Whitney, Shane Doan, and Oliver Ekman-Larsson in the victory. Ekman-Larsson opened the scoring at 5:43 of the first period.
Mike Smith turned in a 21-save effort for the Coyotes.
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Mike Smith.
Devan Dubnyk stopped 17 of 20 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Phoenix went 0-for-1, while the Oilers were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to Edmonton by a margin of 22-20.
Phoenix heads into a battle against the Canucks. Edmonton, meanwhile, will have their next action against Winnipeg.