Edmonton Oilers heading home for Game 7 after 4-2 win in Los Angeles – Edmonton

Edmonton Oilers heading house for Game 7 after 4-2 win in Los Angeles – Edmonton

The Edmonton Oilers gutted out a 4-2 win over the Kings Thursday night time in Los Angeles to pressure a Game 7 Saturday night time at Rogers Place.

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The Oilers burst into the lead 1:40 into the competition. Captain Connor McDavid got here down the left aspect, swooped behind the online and beat Kings netminder Jonathan Quick with a wraparound.

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Edmonton Oilers heart Connor McDavid, proper, skates whereas being adopted by Los Angeles Kings heart Andreas Athanasiou throughout the second interval in Game 6 of an NHL hockey Stanley Cup first-round playoff sequence Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill).


AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill

The Oilers killed off two L.A. energy performs within the first and had a 15-12 edge in photographs on purpose.

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Before the second turned two minutes outdated, Oilers ahead Evander Kane deflected Brett Kulak’s level shot for his sixth.

Kane thought he scored once more a couple of minutes later, however the purpose was waved off because the referee dominated Edmonton ahead Zach Hyman had interfered with Quick earlier than the shot.

Los Angeles defenceman Sean Durzi scored on an influence play to chop the Oilers’ benefit to 2-1.

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The Kings tied it 29 seconds into the third when Carl Grundstrom fired a shot previous goaltender Mike Smith’s blocker.

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With 5:10 left, Oilers blueliner Tyson Barrie took a drop go from Leon Draisaitl and energy a shot previous Quick.

Kailer Yamamoto was flagged for tripping with 3:37 to go. The Oilers killed it off behind a few sharp saves from Smith.

Kane scored into an empty web to shut it out.


Edmonton Oilers left wing Evander Kane gestures after scoring an empty web purpose throughout the third interval in Game 6 of an NHL hockey Stanley Cup first-round playoff sequence in opposition to the Los Angeles Kings Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Los Angeles.


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Smith made 30 saves. McDavid and Kane each had three factors.

You can listen to live coverage of Saturday’s game on 630 CHED starting with The Faceoff Show at 6 p.m. The precise recreation begins at 8 p.m.

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