GAME ON!! Puck has dropped and the first period is now underway.
16:08: Taylor Hall passes to Justin Schultz who is all alone in front and puts it past Mikka Kiprusoff. | EDM 1, CGY 0
| ||"Hall and Eberle with assists on Schultz goal. Since 'Kid Line' put together vs St. Louis in 3 games and a bit they have 20 points." |
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Devan Dubnyk with a glove save to preserve the Oilers' lead.
Shot by Roman Cervenka but stopped and smothered by Dubynk.10:05: A turnover in the Flames end where Schultz passes to Taylor Hall who finds the back of the net. | EDM 2, CGY 0
Glove save by Kiprusoff on Ales Hemsky.3:23: Ryan Jones driving to the net beats Kiprusoff short side. | EDM 3, CGY 0
| ||"Career-best 3-point game for Justin Schultz, matching his point total for the previous 14." |
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GOALIE CHANGE!!! Kiprusoff has been replaced by Joey MacDonald after letting in three goals on six shots.0:00:
Shots after 20 minutes are 10-6 for the Flames but the Oilers hold a 3-0 lead.FIRST PERIOD NOTES:
The Oilers had two goals on two shots. Schultz with his first goal in 16 games.
| ||"Oilers had scored 29 1st period goals in first 33 games. Have 7 in last 2, chasing Schneider vs Canucks & Kiprusoff vs Flames with 3-0 lead" |
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Puck has dropped and we're underway in the second. 16:12:
Dubnyk with a huge save on a Curtis Glencross re-direct.11:30:
Ladislav Smid and Blake Comeau gets into a pushing fight and both get two minutes minors. Smid for roughing and Comeau for cross checking. 8:01:
Dubnyk with the pad save to keep the game 3-0.4:59:
Scramble in front of MacDonald but the puck stays out.3:17:
Dubnynk with a huge save on Comeau who tried to cut across in front.2:39:
Bad turnover by the Flames in their own end and the puck ends up on the stick of Eberle but was MacDonald makes a pad save.1:19:
Roman Cervenka all alone in front after a pass from Comeau but was stopped by Dubynk.0:00:
Shots after 40 minutes are even at 17. Oilers still hold the 3-0 lead.
We're underway in the third and final period.19:18:
Dubynk tested early with a shot by Alex Tanguay but was unable to find the back of the net.
| ||"Taylor Hall started night tied with Ovechkin, Semin, Kessel at 34 points. Hall with 2 points. Sits at 36 and has 5 game pt streak" |
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Magnus Paajarvi heads to the box for two minutes for tripping.10:07:
MacDonald with a save on Sam Gagner's one timer.
9:30: Nail Yakupov's shot trickles in past MacDonal and the Oilers are up 4-0. | EDM 4, CGY 01:32:
Brian McGrattan's shot beats Dubnyk to break the shutout. | EDM 4, CGY 1 1:03:
Ryan Smyth, Mike Brown McGrattan and Tim Jackman are recieve two minute penalties for roughing.0:00:
AND THE OILERS WIN 4-1!! THE WINNING STREAK EXTENDS TO FOUR GAMES.