Edmonton Oilers vs Chicago Blackhawks
Edmonton Oilers center Zack Stortini (L) and Chicago Blackhawks winger Ben Eager fight during the first period in Chicago on December 23, 2007. (UPI Photo/Mark Cowan)
Devan Dubnyk took a shutout deep into the third period Thursday and Edmonton got the best of Kari Lehtonen in his return to defeat Dallas 5-1.
Edmonton Oilers forward Ben Eager and his brother were facing charges Monday after being arrested in connection with an altercation at a Toronto bar.
Ladislav Smid scored the go-ahead goal during a second-period outburst Sunday that carried the Edmonton Oilers to a 6-3 victory over Columbus.
Tim Connolly redirected a shot past Nikolai Khabibulin 1:39 into overtime Wednesday, giving the Toronto Maple Leafs a 4-3 win over Edmonton.
Taylor Hall scored 17 seconds into overtime Saturday, boosting the Edmonton Oilers to a 4-3 victory over Ottawa.
Derek MacKenzie netted the go-ahead goal in the third period Tuesday and the Columbus Blue Jackets rallied for a 4-2 win over Edmonton.
Matt D'Agostini finished off a third-period rally by scoring the winning goal with 11:01 to play Thursday, giving the St. Louis Blues a 4-3 win over Edmonton.
Nikolai Khabibulin allowed only a second-period goal Friday and equaled his entire win total from a season ago in the Edmonton Oilers' 4-1 win over Colorado.
Antti Niemi posted a 29-shot shutout, Patrick Marleau scored two goals and the San Jose Sharks beat Dallas 6-0 Thursday to clinch a playoff berth.
Brandon Dubinsky scored in the sixth round of a shootout Saturday, giving the New York Rangers to a 3-2 victory over San Jose.