Edmonton Oilers vs St. Louis Blues
St. Louis Blues Alexander Steen (20) and Nikita Nikitin of Russia (64) keep Edmonton Oilers Jordan Eberle of getting off a shot in the first period at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on February 4, 2011. UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Edmonton's Nail Yakupov registered his first career hat trick Saturday and the Oilers routed playoff-bound Vancouver 7-2 to close out their season.
Justin Schultz put Edmonton in front for good late in the first period Friday and the Oilers went on to end a six-game skid by downing Colorado 4-1.
Nail Yakupov and Jordan Eberle had two goals each Wednesday to bring Edmonton its fifth consecutive victory -- an 8-2 blasting of Calgary.
Ales Hemsky gave Edmonton its first lead of the game with 3:08 remaining Thursday and the Oilers went on to defeat Columbus 6-4.
Nikolai Khabibulin turned aside all 43 shots he saw Tuesday, backstopping the Edmonton Oilers to a 3-0 whitewash of St. Louis.
Shootout goals by Logan Couture and Dan Boyle Wednesday lifted San Jose to a 4-3 triumph over Edmonton.
Edmonton's Devan Dubnyk made 29 saves, including 13 in the third period, and the Oilers kept Nashville on the skids with a 3-2 win over the Predators Sunday.
Nikolai Khabibulin made 34 saves and logged two more in a shootout Saturday, backstopping the Edmonton Oilers to a 3-2 win over Phoenix.
Magnus Paajarvi capped an Edmonton comeback with a go-ahead goal late in the third period Saturday and the Oilers rallied for a 6-4 win over Colorado.
Devan Dubnyk stopped 37-of-38 shots Monday and the Edmonton Oilers scored four power-play goals in their 4-1 triumph over Colorado.