At 15:23 of the second period in the Blue Jackets/Wild game, video review determined that Minnesota forward Zach Parise batted the puck into the net with his right arm. According to rule 78.5 (i) "Apparent goals shall be disallowed by the Referee when the puck has been directed, batted or thrown into the net by an attacking player other than with a stick." No Goal Minnesota.
I don't know the room very well yet. I don't know how we're going to react in certain situations. We've had a couple of minor tests throughout the [preseason] ... We'll get to know each other as the year goes on. We'll figure it out.
— Oilers coach Todd McLellan on starting the 2015-16 season without a captain
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