Edmonton Ices Minnesota 6-1 - Recap
|Edmonton Ices Minnesota 6-1 - Recap|
Edmonton cruised to victory on Friday, earning an easy 6-1 win over the Wild at Xcel Energy Center.
The Oilers were a +205 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Edmonton got goals from Corey Potter (2), Nail Yakupov (2), Jordan Eberle, and Taylor Hall in the victory. Potter opened the scoring at 0:27 of the first period.
Nikolai Khabibulin stopped 38 of 39 Minnesota shots in the victory.
Minnesota got a goal from Mikko Koivu in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Minnesota got a 9-stop effort from Josh Harding in the loss.
On the power play, Edmonton went 0-for-2, while the Wild were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Minnesota by a margin of 39-17.
Edmonton heads into a battle against the Canucks. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Colorado.