Vancouver vs Edmonton Wrap - Vancouver Wins 2-1
|Vancouver vs Edmonton Wrap - Vancouver Wins 2-1|
The Canucks beat Edmonton 2-1 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Roberto Luongo's 28 saves.
Vancouver won as a -130 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Zack Kassian and Kellan Lain each scored for the Canucks in the victory. Lain opened the scoring for Vancouver, finding the back of the net at 5:14 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Dale Weise and Tom Sestito.
Roberto Luongo turned in a 28-save effort for the Canucks.
Edmonton got a goal from Jordan Eberle in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ben Scrivens stopped 25 of 27 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Vancouver went 0-for-4, while the Oilers were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to Edmonton by a margin of 29-27.
Vancouver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Predators. The Oilers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Phoenix.