Senators Fall 4-3 Against Edmonton - Game Recap
|Senators Fall 4-3 Against Edmonton - Game Recap|
The Oilers earned a 4-3 victory over Ottawa on Saturday behind a 39-save performance from Nikolai Khabibulin at Scotiabank Place.
Edmonton was an underdog by +142 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Shawn Horcoff, Ben Eager, Magnus Paajarvi, and Taylor Hall each scored for the Oilers in the victory. Paajarvi opened the scoring for Edmonton, finding the back of the net at 14:05 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Ales Hemsky and Shawn Horcoff.
Nikolai Khabibulin turned in a 39-save effort for the Oilers.
Daniel Alfredsson, Milan Michalek, and Erik Karlsson scored for the Senators, finding the net behind Nikolai Khabibulin.
Ottawa got a 36-stop effort from Craig Anderson in the loss.
On the power play, Edmonton went 0-for-2, while the Senators were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Ottawa by a margin of 42-40.
Edmonton looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Maple Leafs. The Senators will aim to get back on the winning track at Tampa Bay.