PRE-GAME NOTESForward Lines:
Purcell - Nugent-Hopkins - Eberle
Fraser - Roy - Yakupov
Pakarinen - Lander - PouliotHendricks
- Gordon - KlinkhammerDefensive Pairings
Ference - Petry
Klefbom - Schultz Marincin
- Fayne Goalies:Scrivens
Pitlick (lacerated spleen), Hall (leg), Fasth (leg), Nikitin (shoulder), Gazdic (healthy)
: Tonight's game is now underway.16:58:
Teams trading shots early on! Ben Scrivens and Tuukka Rask make big saves.15:31:
After a flurry of chances, Nail Yakupov (9) FINALLY pots the Derek Roy centering pass. Those two I tell ya! | EDM 1, BOS 0
Feisty in the first. Matt Hendricks throws down with Gregory Campbell and scores the takedown.
11:44: Scrivens playing solid in his first return off the IR, makes another save as Boston pressing!
4:46: Oilers going on the powerplay, which has been very effective as of late.
4:07: See, told ya'll! Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (16) extends the lead in the Oils 14th shot of the period. | EDM 2, BOS 0
1:51: Andrew Ference in the box, tripping.
1:19: Can we talk about Ben Scrivens please. Kicks out the right pad for a save, then the left. Boston still scoreless.
0:19: Loui Eriksson tips home Dougie Hamiltons point shot. Killer going into the break! | EDM 2, BOS 1
20:00: Second has started.
12:53: Pouliot speaking some kind french words to Campbell in a skirmish against the boards. Sweet nothings I'm sure.
11:57: Everyone's favourite Bruins, and the guy you love to hate, Bard Marchand gets two.
11:00: And just like that, the Oilers regain their two goals lead. Thanks Teddy Purcell (7) ! | EDM 3, BOS 1
Reilly 'Smiley' Smith puts the rebound from a Marchand shot past Scivens. | EDM 3, BOS 2
When it rains it pours. Big Chara clapper, from the blue line, tipped in by David Pasternak in front. | EDM 3, BOS 3
Well that does it for the second.A lot of offensive pressure in this one. Shots 26-21 for the Bruins.
: It's about to go down
Oilers announce that Jeff Petry (ribs) and Anton Lander (shoulder) will not return to tonight's game. 10:25
: Big shot by Lucic nails Scrivens!8:30:
Third broken stick for the Oilers, for those counting at home. 7:55:
Well if there was ever a time... Patrice Bergeron gets a high sticking penatly. PP again for the Oilers. 6:52:
After two unsuccessful attempts to gain the zone, Klefbom gets a heavy slap shot on net. 3:24
: Oilers have 24 seconds left in the power play, and a face off in the offensive zone!0:04:
Holy youknowwhat! Was that ever close. Lucic misses point blank. The game goes to OT.
5:00: That could have gone one of two ways, Ben! #heartattack
2:52: Bruins have the last four shots (only four) in this OT frame.
0:01: Fun fact, Scrivens has faced 41 shots.
0:00: OT solves nothing, so we go home and sleep ... wait what? Ohm they don't do that anymore.
Bruins Krug - X
Oilers Roy - X
Bruins Parsternak - X
Oilers Eberle - X
Bruins Smith - X
Oilers Purcell - X
Bruins Bergeron - X
Oilers RNH - X
Bruins Eriksson - X
Oilers Yakupov - X
Bruins Marchand - X
Oilers Fraser - X
Bruins Krejci - X
Oilers Pouliot - X
Bruins Soderberg - X
Oilers Hendricks - X
Bruins Lucic - X
Oilers Pakarinen - X
Bruins Hamilton - X
Oilers Schultz - X
Bruins Kelly - X
Oilers Hamilton - X
Bruins Chara - X
Oilers Marincin -FTW