Recap - Oilers Defeat Winnipeg 5-3
|Recap - Oilers Defeat Winnipeg 5-3|
Edmonton skated to a 5-3 victory over Winnipeg on Monday in NHL action at MTS Centre.
Edmonton won as a +135 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Edmonton got goals from Ryan Whitney, Ryan Jones, Jordan Eberle, Taylor Hall, and Lennart Petrell in the victory. Whitney opened the scoring at 18:13 of the second period.
Devan Dubnyk turned in a 27-save effort for the Oilers.
Winnipeg got goals from Nik Antropov, Kyle Wellwood, and Alex Burmistrov in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Winnipeg got a 20-stop effort from Ondrej Pavelec in the loss.
On the power play, Edmonton went 2-for-3, while the Jets were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 30-25.
Edmonton looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blues. The Jets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Florida.