September 28, 2022

Edmonton beats Montreal in overtime

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The Montreal Canadiens hosted the Oilers from Edmonton at the Bell Center Stadium in Montreal, Canada. The match ended with a 4:3 overtime victory for the Oilers. The audience was able to enjoy an exciting game. The author of the winning goal was Dominik Kahun. 

Alex Chiasson, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, and Leon Draisaitl also scored in the game. Edmonton defenseman Dmitry Kulikov scored an assist. Edmonton forward Connor McDavid had two assists. In total, he has 71 assists in the season in 55 games. He became the first player to score 70 assists in 55 games in a season. Previously, Mario Lemieux did it in the 1995-96 season. McDavid is also the season’s top scorer with 104 points.

Nicholas Suzuki scored a double for the Canadiens, and Cole Caufield had another goal.

Both teams had previously secured a playoff berth from the Northern Division. In the first round, Toronto will play against Montreal, Edmonton will meet with Winnipeg. In the next regular-season game, Edmonton will host Vancouver on May 15, and Montreal has completed its regular-season performance.

Montreal Canadiens vs Edmonton Oilers

The Montreal Canadiens. At the moment, the squad does not look too confident and rarely wins. In recent matches, the Canadians lost to Ottawa and twice in a row to Toronto. After that, they could not do anything against Edmonton.

Recent Outcomes

11.05Montreal Canadiens – Edmonton Oilers3:4
09.05Toronto Maple Leafs – Montreal Canadiens 3:2
07.05Toronto Maple Leafs – Montreal Canadiens5:2

Oilers from Edmonton. The Oilers have been playing well recently, especially when it comes to the team’s attacking leaders, scoring an improbably high number of points. Having such great outcomes, the Oilers comfortably settled in the second line of the division. In recent matches, the squad showed a confident game.

Recent Outcomes

11.05Montreal Canadiens – Edmonton Oilers3:4
09.05Edmonton Oilers – Vancouver Canucks4:3
07.05Edmonton Oilers – Vancouver Canucks3:6

Statistics and figures

  • The last match between these squads ended with a victory for Edmonton with a score of 4:3.
  • In their last five games, Edmonton has lost just once.
  • Montreal has a series of four debacles in a row.