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.