IN-GAME BLOG: Oilers at Coyotes
/ Edmonton Oilers
PRE-GAME NOTESForward Lines:
Hall - Arcobello - Eberle
Pouliot - Draisaitl - Yakupov
Perron - Gordon - Purcell
Hendricks - Acton - Joensuu
Nikitin - Fayne
Ference - Petry
Nurse - Schultz
20:00: Tonight's game is underway.
18:35: Hall scores! Eberle feeds Hall out in front and it's money. | EDM 1, ARI 0
15:04: Oilers with four shots on goal in the opening five minutes.
14:29: Oilers with some offensive pressure here early in the first. Yakupov passes to Pouliot, who's shot is covered up.
13:01: Oilers leading in shots 7-3 in first seven minutes of the game.
11:38: Boedker scores on a power play breakaway. | EDM 1, ARI 1
06:07: Coyotes get their first lead of the night. Chipchura scores from the slot. | ARI 2, EDM 1
02:40: The Oilers maintain the lead in shots, 10-7. However, the Coyotes have the one-goal lead in the final minutes of the first period.
02:10: Leon Draisaitl banks the puck off the wall behind the net and Mark Fayne buries it. That's Draisaitl's first NHL point. | EDM 2, ARI 2
00:00: All tied up after 20 minutes. | EDM 2, ARI 2
20:00: The second period is underway.
17:45: Scrivens gets hit in the side of his mask with a heavy shot, falls down but he's back up and staying in the game.
17:32: Vermette to the box for slashing. Oilers on the power play.
14:52: Coyotes take the lead. Connor Murphy with a shot from the top of the circle. | ARI 3, EDM 2
13:45: Coyotes net another quick goal. Klinkhammer. | ARI 4, EDM 2
08:09: Oilers still trail by two.
00:00: The second period has come to a close.
20:00: The third period is underway.
16:56: No score yet here in the third.
16:17: Hall sets up Arcobello perfectly on a 2-on-1 rush and he finishes. | ARI 4, EDM 3
10:53: Boedker scores. | ARI 5, EDM 3
07:01: Erat scores, Oilers falling behind. | ARI 6, EDM 3
05:29: Hall backhands one in from the slot. | ARI 6, EDM 4
03:00: Down by two, the Oilers have pulled their goalie for the extra attacker.
00:26: Boedker gets the hat trick. | ARI 7, EDM 4
00:00: Oilers fall in the desert.