Rangers Fall 2-1 Against Edmonton - Game Recap
Ben Scrivens stopped 35 shots against New York on Thursday, leading Edmonton to a 2-1 victory at Madison Square Garden.
Edmonton won as a +180 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ryan Smyth and Nail Yakupov each scored for the Oilers in the victory. Smyth opened the scoring for Edmonton, finding the back of the net at 2:56 of the first period. The goal was assisted by David Perron.
Ben Scrivens turned in a 35-save effort for the Oilers.
Derick Brassard scored for the Rangers, finding the net behind Ben Scrivens.
Cam Talbot stopped 29 of 31 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Edmonton went 0-for-1, while the Rangers were 0-for-0 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 36-31.
Next game, Edmonton takes its act on the road to face New Jersey looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Pittsburgh.