Carolina vs Edmonton Wrap - Edmonton Wins 5-4
|Carolina vs Edmonton Wrap - Edmonton Wins 5-4|
The Oilers beat Carolina 5-4 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Devan Dubnyk's 24 saves.
Bettors who backed the Oilers were rewarded as -130 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Edmonton got goals from Jesse Joensuu, Jordan Eberle, Taylor Hall, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, and Nail Yakupov in the victory. Hall opened the scoring at 1:33 of the first period.
Devan Dubnyk turned in a 24-save effort for the Oilers.
Tuomo Ruutu, Eric Staal, Jordan Staal, and Jeff Skinner scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Devan Dubnyk.
Cam Ward stopped 24 of 29 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Edmonton went 1-for-3, while the Hurricanes were 1-for-1 with the man advantage.
Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Edmonton by a margin of 29-28.
Next game, Edmonton takes its act home to face Boston looking for another win. For Carolina, they head on the road to face Calgary.