Oilers beat Bruins in overtime 3-2
Last night, it was a close game that would eventually go into overtime where the Oilers would end it early 3-2.
Game recap video
In the first period, no scoring happened.
In the second period, at 11:17, Bruins David Krejci scored his 1st goal of the season, giving the Bruins a 1-0 lead. At 13:24, Oilers Kailer Yamamoto scored, tying the game 1-1.
In the third period, at 7:33, Oilers Ryan Nugent-Hopkins scored a power-play goal, giving the Oilers a 2-1 lead. At 11:26, Bruins David Pastrnak scored his 8th goal of the season, tying the game 2-2.
In overtime, 37 seconds into the period, Oilers Leon Draisaiti scored to win the game 3-2 for the Oilers.
Jaroslav Halak played in net for the Bruins and made 19 saves on 22 shots.
The Bruins led the game in shots 29-22. The Oilers led the game with a 52% faceoff percentage, in hits 35-29 and blocked shots 17-14. The Bruins went 0-for-3 on the power-play while the Oilers went 1-for-2.
Brad Marchand led the Bruins with 4 shots. Chris Wagner led the Bruins with 8 hits. Kevan Miller led the Bruins with 3 blocked shots.
Anders Bjork and Steven Kampfer were scratched for the Bruins.
Three stars of the game
1) Oilers forward Kailer Yamamoto
2) Oilers forward Milan Lucic
3) Bruins forward David Pastrnak
Onto the next one
The Bruins are now 4-2-1 with 9 points in the Atlantic Division. The next game for the Bruins is on Saturday, when they visit the Vancouver Canucks, at 10pm ET.