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Markus Granlund's late goal gets Canucks past Oilers

Forward breaks tie with 2:34 remaining to win preseason finale

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Granlund's go-ahead goal

VAN@EDM: Granlund reaches out for nice deflection

Alexander Edler passes to Markus Granlund, who chops the puck past Cam Talbot to give the Canucks a 3-2 lead late in the 3rd period

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Markus Granlund broke a tie with 2:34 remaining in the Vancouver Canucks' 3-2 preseason win against the Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Place on Saturday.

Brandon Sutter and Sven Baertschi also scored for the Canucks, who will open the regular season at home against the Calgary Flames next Saturday. Jacob Markstrom made 34 saves.

Benoit Pouliot and Connor McDavid had goals for the Oilers. Cam Talbot stopped 18 of 21 shots.

Edmonton opens the regular season at home against the Flames on Wednesday.

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