PRE-GAME NOTESForward Lines:
Hall - RNH - Eberle
Pouliot - Arcobello - Yakupov
Purcell - Draisaitl - Perron
Hendricks - Gordon - JoensuuDefensive Pairings
Ference - Petry
Nikitin - Schultz
Marincin - Fayne
Tonight's game is now underway.17:05:
Carolina gets off to a quick start, outshooting the Oilers 6-1 in the opening three minutes of the game. 12:03:
Brett Bellemore gets a holding penalty for Carolina, sending Edmonton to the power play for the first time on the night. 8:45:
Penalty is killed off, though Oilers narrow the gap in shots to now 8-6 for the 'Canes. 3:53:
Edmonton heads back on the power play after Jay Harrison gets two for interference. Shots are now 9-9. 0.0:
Shots on goal after one were 15-10 for Carolina.
HOCKEY FIGHTS CANCER: Hey kittens, get your paws on some mittens! Meow.
And wer're off. 17:39:
Justin, Justin, Justin. Schultz receives two for holding.11:32:
Scrivens gets plowed over, no call by the offical.
Well La-De-Dah, just when the place seemed to fall silent, Jordan Eberle deflects the pass through the neutral zone to Taylor Hall. Two-on-one rush and Eberle with his first goal of the season. | EDM 1, CAR 0
Point shot tipped in front by Riley Nash (2). And no I will not elaborate. | EDM 1, CAR 1
What an answer! Khudobin can't handle the point shot from Nikitin and Joensuu slaps it in. | EDM 2, CAR 1
Jeff Skinner ties it up. This back and fourth is harder to watch than really good ping pong |EDM 2, CAR 2
Tie game after two, here watch THIS
to pass the time. Actually THIS
is pretty good too!
Come back soon. Miss you already.
Welcome back, shots are 25-19 for the Canes so far.
Hi guys, took a short nap and came back so many things had happened!! Penalty first, hold for Elias Lindholm.
Then Eberle (2) got his second of the game. | EDM 3, CAR 2
At the EXACT same time as the goal the Hurricanes weren't too happy about an on ice incident and took a b-minor.12:10:
AND THEN... Jay Harrison tied the game! | EDM 3, CAR 3
Oh! Ya! Leon Draisaitl is just AMPED after his first ever NHL goal! | EDM 4, CAR 3
You just 'Nuge' he wouldn't be left out of the scoring fun. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins from Schultz and Eberle. | EDM 5, CAR 3
Holla, Matt Hendricks. Gets some insurance by potting it in the empty net. | EDM 6, CAR 3