Lethbridge Herald

Draisaitl leads Oilers past Predators


Leon Draisaitl had two goals and an assist as the

Edmonton Oilers emerged with a 4-2 victory over the Nashville Predators on Tuesday.

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Josh Archibald also scored

and Connor McDavid picked up three assists for the Oilers (25-18-5), who have gone 5-1-1 in their last seven outings.

Filip Forsberg and Colin Blackwell replied for the Predators (21-17-7), who saw

a two-game winning streak ended.

Nugent-Hopkins opened scoring for Edmonton nine minutes into the first period when he sent a wrist shot up high past Nashville goalie Pekka Rinne.

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