Recap - Oilers Defeat Phoenix 3-2
Edmonton needed a shootout to earn a 3-2 victory over Phoenix on Friday in NHL action at Jobing.com Arena.
Edmonton won as a +190 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
The win was clinched by Sam Gagner, who beat Thomas Greiss in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Edmonton. Sam Gagner and Justin Schultz each scored for the Oilers in the victory. Schultz opened the scoring for Edmonton, finding the back of the net at 19:15 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jordan Eberle and Taylor Hall.
Ben Scrivens turned in a 24-save effort for the Oilers.
Kyle Chipchura and Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Ben Scrivens.
Thomas Greiss stopped 24 of 26 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Edmonton scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Phoenix went 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Edmonton looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Ducks. The Coyotes will aim to get back on the winning track at Columbus.