Edmonton vs Carolina Wrap - Edmonton Wins 2-1
|Edmonton vs Carolina Wrap - Edmonton Wins 2-1|
The Oilers earned a 2-1 victory over the Hurricanes on Sunday at PNC Arena.
Edmonton was an underdog by +140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Matt Hendricks and Justin Schultz each scored for the Oilers in the victory. Hendricks opened the scoring for Edmonton, finding the back of the net at 6:43 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Boyd Gordon and Justin Schultz.
Ben Scrivens stopped 29 of 30 Carolina shots in the victory.
Jordan Staal scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Ben Scrivens.
Anton Khudobin stopped 31 of 33 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Edmonton went 1-for-4, while the Hurricanes were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Edmonton outshot Carolina 33-30 in the game.
Next game, Edmonton takes its act home to face Nashville looking for another win. For Carolina, they head on the road to face Columbus.