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IN-GAME BLOG: Oilers at Kings

by Chris Wescott / Edmonton Oilers
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PRE-GAME NOTES

Forward Lines:

Hall - Arcobello - Purcell
Pouliot - Draisaitl - Yakupov
Perron - Yakimov - Joensuu
Hendricks - Gordon - Acton

Defensive Pairings:

Nikitin - Fayne
Nurse - Schultz

Ference - Hunt

Goalies:

Fasth
Scrivens

FIRST PERIOD

20:00:
The game is underway!

18:10: Hendricks and Andreoff duke it out.

16:54: Jeff Carter scores from the slot. | LAK 1, EDM 0

15:39: Kopitar finds Williams on a 2-on-1 rush. | LAK 2, EDM 0

13:32: Pouliot to the box for cross-checking.

11:29: The Oilers kill off that penalty and Pearson goes to the box giving them their first PP of the night.

10:11: Kings score shorthanded. Phenomenal play by Toffoli, roofs it past Fasth. | LAK 3, EDM 0

04:30: Oilers pull Fasth, Scrivens comes in to replace.

00:00: The Stanley Cup Champs are off to a quick start, scoring three goals in the opening period. | LAK 3, EDM 0

SECOND PERIOD

20:00:
The second period has begun.

14:56: Dustin Brown deflects a pass from King out of the air and past Scrivens. | LAK 4, EDM 0

14:31: Pearson scores. | LAK 5, EDM 0

12:40: Oilers have a 3-on-1 rush but Hall is denied by Quick.

00:00: The second period has come to a close. | LAK 5, EDM 0

THIRD PERIOD

20:00:
The third period is underway.

15:00: Oilers still trying to net that first goal.

14:30: Arcobello to the box for high-sticking.

14:01: Kings score on the power play, shot from the point and the rebound gets put away. | LAK 6, EDM 0

10:17: Shots are 25-22 for the Kings.

06:41: Ben Scrivens stones a breakaway chance.

04:14: Oilers power play expires.

00:19: Hendricks scores to break the shutout. | LAK 6, EDM 1
00:00: Oilers lose to Kings, 6-1.






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