facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

NHL: Edmonton 2, Phoenix 1 (OT)

Jan. 31, 2013 at 12:56 AM   |   Comments

GLENDALE, Ariz., Jan. 31 (UPI) -- A goal from Nail Yakupov 3:52 into overtime Wednesday lifted Edmonton to a 2-1 triumph over Phoenix.

The Coyotes gave up an early score and trailed throughout the game until Nick Johnson produced a power-play goal with just 19 seconds left in regulation.

That earned Phoenix a point after Yakupov managed his fourth goal of the season. Taylor Hall put a shot on goal in the overtime, but it bounded off the glove of defenseman Ray Whitney. Yakupov was there to bat the puck past goaltender Chad Johnson.

Lennart Petrell scored on a wrist shot for Edmonton just 4:51 into the game.

The victory went to Devan Dubnyk, who made 27 saves and narrowly missed recording a shutout. It was Edmonton's third win in four games.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Ray Lewis on Ray Rice: 'There's some things you can cover up, some things you can't' Ray Lewis on Ray Rice: 'There's some things you can cover up, some things you can't'
2
Former Titans kicker dies in car crash Former Titans kicker dies in car crash
3
National League Game Summary - Washington at Miami
4
Cardinals top penalty-prone 49ers
5
2013-14 college football bowl results 2013-14 college football bowl results
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback