17:27: Only 2:33 into the game, Leon Draisaitl took a penalty for slashing to give St. Louis the game's first power play.
13:46: Oilers kill off the penalty. Shots are 3-0 Blues so far.
13:02: McDavid got in behind the Blues defence but was denied by Jake Allen in-close.
12:53: Blues take their first penalty of the game. Magnus Paajarvi gets two for goaltender interference to give the Oilers their first man advantage.
12:00: Patrick Maroon pounced on a rebound in the slot after Nail Yakupov's shot from the right circle was kicked out by Allen. He dished it to Nugent-Hopkins for the goal. | EDM 1, STL 0
11:44: Draisaitl takes another penalty, this time for holding the stick. Blues go back on the PP.
8:50: Shots now 6-3 Blues.
6:28: Iiro Pakarinen spun and backhanded the puck on net. Allen made the save but Taylor Hall was in a great position to grab the rebound. He lifted it over Allen to double the Oilers lead. | EDM 2, STL 0
5:43: St. Louis got that goal back when a screened shot by David Backes beat Talbot top corner only 45 seconds later. | EDM 2, STL 1
4:19: Shots on goal are now 7-6 for St. Louis.
0.0: After one period, shots were 8-8.
FIRST PERIOD HIGHLIGHTS
20:00: Period two starts now.
17:05: Blues have the only two shots in the second period so far.
16:38: Zack Kassian accidentally took out referee Dave Jackson in the corner of the Oilers end. Jackson was shaken up on the play and had to be tended to by a team doctor and trainer. Jackson stayed in the game, however.
14:00: A blast from the point by Joel Edmundson was redirected on its way to the net by Draisaitl and then again in front by Jaden Schwartz, drawing the Blues even. | EDM 2, STL 2
13:43: A penalty to Kyle Brodziak puts the Oilers on the man advantage with a chance to regain the lead.
12:18: Sekera's shot was redirected and stopped by Allen in front. He then stopped Letestu's rebound but the Oilers centre backhanded the second rebound in.| EDM 3, STL 2
10:56: Fabbri took a tripping penalty, sending the Oilers back on the man advantage.
6:23: Patrick Maroon's stick was grabbed by Schwartz, sending him to the box and Oilers back on the power play.
5:32: Oilers power play looked to have struck yet again. This time, it was Draisaitl in front of the net who scooped up a rebound and put it out of the reach of Allen. St. Louis challenged the play, saying it was offside and they won the challenge.
4:54: Oilers simply do it again. Draisiatl redirects a feed from McDavid to score, negating the coaches challenge by St. Louis. | EDM 4, STL 2
2:27: The red hot Oilers power play goes back to work after David Backes gets two for slashing.
1:51: And once again, the Oilers struck for a fourth (fifth??) power play goal of the game. Nugent-Hopkins wristed a shot from the left circle that beat a screened Allen and extended their lead to three goals | EDM 5, STL 2
17.5: Pakarinen's interference penalty gives the Blues a chance to inch a little closer.
0.0: Period two comes to an end. Shots are 22-15 for Edmonton (14-7 in the period).
SECOND PERIOD HIGHLIGHTS
20:00: The third period is now underway with 1:42 still left in the Pakarinen penalty.
19:02: Blues strike on the power play as Patrik Berglund hammers home a rebound in front to narrow the gap to two goals. | EDM 5, STL 3
16:00: Blues pushing hard to get back in the game, outshooting the Oilers 5-0 early on in the third.
14:12: St. Louis scored again to make it a one-goal deficit. David Backes one-timed a blast from the left side past Talbot. | EDM 5, STL 4
10:12: Jori Lehtera took a holding penalty and after the whistle, Maroon got two for roughing to negate the Oilers power play.
9:31: Shots in the game are now completely even at 24-24.
5:56: Hendricks gets hit heavily into the boards and Troy Brouwer goes to the box for boarding. Hendricks is shaken up on the play and it was a five-minute major.
3:34: Talbot makes a big shorthanded stop on Lehtera to keep the Oilers in front.
16.3: With the Blues net empty, Letestu skipped a shot into the empty net to clinch this one.
0.0: Shot count in the game was 28-27 for the Blues but Oilers win this one.