Notes: A groin injury that had sidelined Belanger for five games earlier in the season returned in the Oilers' 3-2 loss at the Nashville Predators on Monday. The team is expected to recall a player from their American Hockey League affiliate in Oklahoma City sometime after Tuesday's game.
It's an incredible feeling just to see it go in and see the Joe go pretty crazy. Ever since the introduction there, I was kind of feeling the nerves, and to put that one home, I started to feel comfortable and I thought my play started to pick up.
— Nineteen-year-old Red Wings forward Dylan Larkin after scoring a goal in his NHL debut
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