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Horvat, Eriksson help Canucks handle Oilers

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Horvat cashes in on turnover

VAN@EDM: Horvat pads lead to four off turnover

Bo Horvat collects a turnover at the blue line and rips a wrist shot past Shane Starrett to open up a 5-1 Canucks lead early in the 3rd

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Bo Horvat had a goal and an assist, and Loui Eriksson had two assists for the Vancouver Canucks in a 6-1 preseason win against the Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Place on Thursday.

Brogan Rafferty and Jay Beagle scored in the first period, and Sven Baertschi and Lukas Jasek each scored a power-play goal in the second period to put Vancouver ahead 4-1.

Horvat scored unassisted 1:24 into the third period to give the Canucks a 5-1 lead.

Adam Gaudette scored, Jacob Markstrom made 26 saves, and J.T. Miller had two assists for the Canucks.

Cooper Marody scored, and Mikko Koskinen allowed four goals on 23 shots through the second period for the Oilers. Shane Starrett made nine saves on 11 shots in relief.

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