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The Edmonton Oilers closed out a tough road trip with a 4-2 win over the Boston Bruins.
The Oilers went 2-3 on their five-game road trip and bounced back after a moribund game in Buffalo on Friday.
starting with the goaltender out,adidas Wayne Gretzky jersey,“Tonight was a well-played team game by everybody that dressed,Authentic Jimmy Howard jersey,” said head coach Todd McLellan. “I thought we managed the puck much better. We got pucks behind them and had more of a forecheck game than a pretty game. That helped us.”
The Bruins took the lead on a first period power play when David Pastrnak burst in and beat Cam Talbot glove side.
outshooting the Bruins 17-5. Patrick Maroon and Adam Larsson tallied to give them a 2-1 edge. However,adidas Gordie Howe jersey,The Oilers dominated the second period,adidas Jimmy Howard jersey, the lead lasted only 1:11 as David Krejci converted a Boston rush to make it 2-2.
Just over two minutes into the third,Authentic Henrik Zetterberg jersey, Leon Draisaitl found Ryan Strome in the slot. His quick wrister went right under the crossbar to put the Oilers back in front. Draisaitl sealed it with an empty netter in the final minute.
” said Strome. “The challenge is still consistency game in and game out. Hopefully,Authentic Wayne Gretzky jersey,“I don’t know why we make life so hard on ourselves night in and night out,adidas Frans Nielsen jersey, we can find that here.”
making his 200th NHL start,Talbot,Authentic Gordie Howe jersey, made 23 saves for the win.
who have six straight wins against the Bruins,adidas Henrik Zetterberg jersey,The Oilers,Authentic Frans Nielsen jersey, are back home to play Arizona on Tuesday.