NHL: Phoenix 3, Edmonton 2 (SO)

April 4, 2010 at 1:28 AM
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GLENDALE, Ariz., April 4 (UPI) -- Matthew Lombardi's goal in the eighth round of the shootout Saturday helped the Phoenix Coyotes beat Edmonton 3-2.

After Lombardi beat Jeff Deslauriers, Coyotes goalie Ilya Bryzgalov stopped Ryan Jones to nail down the win, which gave Phoenix 102 points -- four fewer than the Western Conference leading San Jose Sharks. The Coyotes -- fourth in the West -- have three regular-season games left while the Sharks have four.

Lombardi and Daniel Winnik scored and Bryzgalov had 25 saves in regulation for Phoenix.

The Oilers got goals in regulation from Jones and Dustin Penner. Deslauriers posted 42 saves in Edmonton's fifth consecutive loss.

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