VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 29 (UPI) -- Vancouver scored five times in the first period Saturday and went on to a 7-3 rout of the visiting Edmonton Oilers.
Roberto Luongo made the cushion hold up by stopping 31-of-34 shots for the Canucks, who have scored 24 goals in their last five games,
Seven Vancouver players tallied goals, including Mason Raymond and Alexander Edler, who each notched a pair of assists as well. Daniel Sedin, Christian Ehrhoff, Alexandre Burrows, Tanner Glass and Mikael Samuelsson also scored for Vancouver.
Dustin Penner, Colin McDonald and Gilbert Brule accounted for the offense in Edmonton's third consecutive loss.
Jeff Deslauriers gave up four goals on 11 shots in the first period before being relieved by Devan Dubnyk, who stopped 21-of-24 shots the rest of the way.
Vancouver threw 16 shots on goal in the first period and went ahead 4-0 on Sedin's goal at 8:25 of the period.
Brule scored on a power play at 14:44 of the period to make it 4-1, but Glass added a goal for Vancouver with 17 seconds remaining in the period.