IN-GAME BLOG: Oilers at Canucks
/ Edmonton Oilers
PRE-GAME NOTESForward Lines:
20:00: Tonight's game is underway in Vancouver!
18:41: Higgins scores on a breakaway. | VAN 1, EDM 0
16:34: Daniel Sedin scores, banking it off the back of Scrivens and in. | VAN 2, EDM 0
12:34: Vancouver leads in shots, 4-1.
12:19: Khaira to the box for slashing. Vancouver has first PP of the night.
07:48: Eberle gets called for hooking.
00:00: First period comes to a close with Oilers down by two, trailing in shots 8-3. | VAN 2, EDM 0
20:00: Puck dropped. Period two is underway.
14:53: Nail Yakupov intercepts a poor pass in the slot and nets an easy goal! | VAN 2, EDM 1
08:27: Vrbata sneaks a puck through Scrivens' pads. | VAN 3, EDM 1
01:57: Will Acton scores off the far-side post to pull Edmonton within one! | VAN 3, EDM 2
01:34: Oilers will get a late period power play because Yakupov was slashed on a breakaway attempt.
00:00: Oilers draw within one after 40 minutes of play. | VAN 3, EDM 2
20:00: The third period is underway.
13:00: This period is flying by! Oilers still trying to even things up.
11:08: Marincin with a shot through traffic. Miller covers up.
06:54: Final 7 minutes. Oilers still trail by one.
05:00: Oilers outshooting Vancouver 9-4 in the third, pressing to get that goal.
00:00: A comeback attempt falls short as Vancouver wins 3-2. | VAN 3, EDM 2