SEATTLE (AP) — Connor McDavid experienced a aim and four assists, and the Edmonton Oilers conquer the Seattle Kraken 7-2 on Friday night time. Zach Hyman and Klim Kostin each and every scored two times as Edmonton won for the third time in four game titles.
SEATTLE (AP) — Connor McDavid experienced a objective and four assists, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Seattle Kraken 7-2 on Friday evening.
Zach Hyman and Klim Kostin each individual scored two times as Edmonton gained for the third time in four online games. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins had four assists, and Darnell Nurse finished with a goal and an support.
McDavid extended his place streak to 17 games, matching his vocation most effective. He has 16 ambitions and 21 helps in the course of the stretch.
Brandon Tanev and Daniel Sprong scored for Seattle in its 3rd consecutive loss.
Edmonton grabbed regulate with four ambitions in the 1st 50 percent of the first time period.
Hyman set the Oilers forward to stay with a electric power-enjoy goal at 2:44. It was his 16th of the period.
Kostin scored at 3:16, and Nurse slipped one more shot previous Phillipp Grubauer at 3:55. It was the 2nd-quickest trio of targets to start off a match in the NHL this season, driving only Buffalo at 2:13.
Grubauer was replaced by Martin Jones, but Edmonton manufactured it 4- when Jesse Puljujarvi scored his third target of the year at 9:58.
McDavid collected a few helps in the initial period, and Edmonton’s four plans have been the most authorized by the Kraken in the to start with in franchise heritage.
Sprong obtained Seattle on the board 1:49 into the second. It was Sprong’s 11th of the time.
But Kostin and Hyman scored yet again for the Oilers in the center period of time. McDavid bought his 40th help of the period on Hyman’s 17th target.
McDavid shut it out when he scored his NHL-top 32nd purpose 10:43 into the 3rd.
Edmonton played with no centre Leon Draisaitl, who was scratched with an unspecified harm. Draisaitl has 21 targets and 36 assists in 36 games this period. … Seattle defenseman Adam Larsson picked up an assist on Tanev’s target 7:33 into the 2nd. It was Larsson’s career-best fifth straight sport with an support.
Oilers: Host Winnipeg on Saturday night.
Kraken: Host the New York Islanders on Sunday.
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Shane Lantz, The Affiliated Press