Recap - Canucks Defeat Edmonton 5-3

Recap - Canucks Defeat Edmonton 5-3

Andrew Ebbett scored a pair of goals against the Oilers as Vancouver handed Edmonton a 5-3 defeat on Monday at Rogers Arena.

Vancouver won as a -230 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Vancouver got goals from Andrew Ebbett (2), Daniel Sedin, Ryan Kesler, and Alexandre Burrows in the victory. Ebbett opened the scoring at 3:11 of the first period.

Roberto Luongo stopped 18 of 21 Edmonton shots in the victory.

Ryan Smyth, Corey Potter, and Jordan Eberle scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Roberto Luongo.

Nikolai Khabibulin stopped 21 of 26 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 2-for-7 with the man advantage.

Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Vancouver by a margin of 26-21.

Vancouver heads into a battle against the Sharks. Edmonton, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.