Edmonton vs Phoenix Wrap - Phoenix Wins 5-4
|Edmonton vs Phoenix Wrap - Phoenix Wins 5-4|
Phoenix skated to a 5-4 victory over Edmonton on Saturday in NHL action at Jobing.com Arena.
Bettors who backed the Coyotes were rewarded as -175 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Phoenix got goals from Martin Hanzal, Keith Yandle, David Schlemko, Michael Stone, and Oliver Ekman-Larsson in the victory. Hanzal opened the scoring at 0:47 of the second period.
Mike Smith turned in a 26-save effort for the Coyotes.
Edmonton got goals from David Perron, Ryan Jones, Tyler Pitlick, and Will Acton in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jason LaBarbera stopped 22 of 27 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Phoenix went 2-for-6, while the Oilers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Edmonton outshot Phoenix 30-28 in the game.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Edmonton, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.