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Oilers rally, defeat Jets on Slepyshev's OT goal @NHLdotcom

Anton Slepyshev scored 2:43 into overtime to give the Edmonton Oilers a 4-3 win against the Winnipeg Jets at MTS Centre on Friday in a game they trailed 3-0.

Edmonton scored three third-period goals to tie it, topped by Rob Klinkhammer's shorthanded goal with 3:27 remaining.

Winnipeg took a 3-0 lead on second-period goals by JC Lipon, Ben Chiarot and Andrew Copp.

Ben Scrivens made 31 saves for Edmonton. Lauri Korpikoski had a goal and an assist for the Oilers, and Anton Lander scored a power-play goal.

Ondrej Pavelec made 35 saves for Winnipeg.

Edmonton was 1-for-8 on the power play; Winnipeg was 0-for-5.

Oilers forward Connor McDavid was scratched for the second straight game but is expected to play Saturday against the Minnesota Wild in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

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