Edmonton 3, Vancouver 2

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 9:30 PM

Final Scoring Summary

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Vancouver 4-4-0-1 2-1-0-1 2-3-0-0 L1
Edmonton 4-2-0-2 4-1-0-1 0-1-0-1 W2

Recap


Taylor Hall had a goal and an assist as the Edmonton Oilers scored three times in a 5:02 span of the second period to chase Roberto Luongo en route to a 3-2 victory over the visiting Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday.

Jordan Eberle and Shawn Horcoff scored the first two goals of the outburst – each their first of the season – and Nikolai Khabibulin made 35 saves as the Oilers (4-2-2) avenged a 4-3 loss to the Canucks on Oct. 15. Eberle also had an assist.

Luongo was replaced by Cory Schneider after Hall’s goal at 6:55 of the second period. Luongo faced 14 shots.

Schneider robbed Eberle with a diving glove stop along the ice with 6:29 left in the third to keep it a one-goal game.

Cody Hodgson and Alexandre Burrows scored for the Canucks (4-4-1), who had their two-game winning streak snapped.

David Booth, who was acquired in a trade from Florida over the weekend, took three shots and played 15:49 in his Canucks debut.

Top Game Performances

Vancouver   Edmonton
Alexandre Burrows 1 Points Jordan Eberle 2
Alexandre Burrows 1 Goals Jordan Eberle 1
Alexander Edler 1 Assists Jordan Eberle 1
N/A Power Play Goals N/A
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Cory Schneider 1.000 Save Percentage Nikolai Khabibulin .946
Roberto Luongo 11 Saves Nikolai Khabibulin 35

Team Stats Summary

 
Team Shots Goals Power Play Penalty Kill Penalty Mins Face Offs Won
Vancouver 37 2 0-3 3-3 6 27
Edmonton 22 3 0-3 3-3 8 22

Upcoming Games

  • Edmonton will play their next game at home against Washington . The Oilers have a W/L % of .333 after a win and .600 after a loss.
  • Vancouver will play their next game at home against St. Louis . The Canucks have a W/L % of .200 after a win and .750 after a loss.
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