2 0


0.0: Game over! Oilers even the series at 1-1!

1:37: Maroon gets slashed by Burns and the Oilers get a timely man advantage where they can protect the lead.

2:00: Shots are 34-16 for the Oilers with time winding down.

6:49: David Schlemko gets two minutes for holding up Drake Caggiula.

8:00: Klefbom heads to the dressing room, limping. Shots on goal are 31-15 Oilers now.

9:29: With 21 seconds left in the penalty, McDavid picks up the puck and blazes down the left side. His shot from the left circle beats Jones along the ice five hole to double the Oilers lead with their second shorthanded marker of the night. | EDM 2, SJ 0

10:30: Oscar Klefbom gets hurt blocking a shot and is in considerable pain on the bench.

11:08: Lucic gets called for high sticking to put the Sharks back on the power play.

13:57: Joel Ward gets stuck with a high stick and has to be helped off the ice. Adam Larsson gets two minutes, sending the Sharks on their fifth power play. Shots on goal are 28-13 Oilers.

16:26: Dillon gets two minutes for interference after taking Eberle out behind the net in the Sharks zone. Result is Edmonton’s second power play of the game.

20:00: The third period is now underway.


0.0: After 40 minutes, shots were 21-12 for the Oilers.

5:03: Shots are 19-8 Oilers.

6:24: Kassian has another unbelievable hit to add to his arsenal in this game. The crowd starts chanting his name.

7:31: San Jose received its fourth power play of the game after Darnell Nurse hauled down Brent Burns while the Sharks defenceman was skating down the right side.

8:47: Shots are 17-7 Oilers with less than nine minutes to go in the second.

10:51: Maroon comes out of the box on a partial breakaway and rifles a shot on goal that Jones smothers.

12:58: Maroon receives two minutes for elbowing, sending San Jose back to the power play.

15:00: Shots on goal five minutes into the second period were 5-0 for Edmonton; 14-16 Oilers in the game overall.

19:18: Kassian gets a shorthanded breakaway and wires a shot five-hole to get the Oilers on the board. | EDM 1, SJ 0


20:00: Second period has begun. Oilers still have 1:16 to kill on the Maroon penalty.


0.0: Shots after one period were 9-6 for the Oilers.

44.6: A penalty to Patrick Maroon for cross-checking Marc-Edouard Vlasic after the whistle in front of the Oilers net in the final minute sets up another Sharks man advantage.

1:49: Shots are 9-5 for Edmonton with less than two minutes to play in the first.

6:56: Kassian receives two minutes for roughing to send the Sharks on the man advantage for the first time.

11:20: Oilers ignite the crowd with two punishing hits. Matt Benning crushed Joonas Donskoi and Kassian hammered Brenden Dillon. Oilers are outhitting the Sharks 16-3 in the game so far.

14:39: The Oilers registered their first shot on goal as Patrick Maroon wristed a shot from the right circle on goal. Jones made the stop. Shots were 3-1 Sharks just past the five-minute mark.

15:45: Zack Kassian got in behind the Sharks defence and attempted a backhand on goaltender Martin Jones. He missed the net but was slashed by Paul Martin in the process. The result was an Oilers power play.

20:00: Tonight’s game is now underway.


Maroon – McDavid – Draisaitl
Lucic – Nugent-Hopkins – Eberle
Caggiula – Letestu – Kassian
Pouliot – Desharnais – Slepyshev

Klefbom – Larsson
Sekera – Russell
Nurse – Benning


Out: Pitlick (injured), Gryba (healthy), Pakarinen (healthy), Hendricks (healthy)