EDMONTON, AB - Here is a quick rapid reaction of Game 1 between the Oilers and Sharks.
THE SCOOP: Melker Karlsson scored in overtime to lift the Sharks to a 3-2 Game 1 win.
PLAY OF THE GAME: Oscar Klefbom scored the first Oilers playoff goal in 11 years just 6:44 into the first period. He received a pass on the left wing from Jordan Eberle and wired a pass that was deflected under Martin Jones.
FIRST STAR: Cam Talbot (41 saves)
WHAT HAPPENED: The Oilers could not sustain pressure or their momentum following the first period, recording only nine shots the rest of the game.
WHAT'S NEXT: Game 2 will be played Friday at Rogers Place. The game will start at 8:30 PM MDT.