Oilers Down Dallas 3-2 - Match Report
|Oilers Down Dallas 3-2 - Match Report|
The Stars came up short Sunday against the Oilers, falling 3-2 in a shootout.
Edmonton was an underdog by +160 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
The win was clinched by David Perron, who beat Kari Lehtonen in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Edmonton. Edmonton got goals from Andrew Ference and Ales Hemsky in the victory. Hemsky opened the scoring at 19:55 of the second period.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 28 of 29 Dallas shots in the victory.
Ryan Garbutt (2) scored for the Stars, finding the net behind Ilya Bryzgalov.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 30 of 32 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Edmonton went 0-for-6, while the Stars were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 45-32.
Next game, Edmonton takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face Chicago.