BUFFALO, N.Y., Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Matt Hendricks put Edmonton ahead with a short-handed goal in the third period Monday and the Oilers went on to post a 3-2 victory over Buffalo.
With the Oilers a man down 57 seconds into the final period, Boyd Gordon found Hendricks with a pass, and the Edmonton center put a wrist shot past Jhonas Enroth for the key score.
Justin Schultz and Jeff Petry also scored as the Oilers picked up a fourth win in five games.
Ilya Bryzgalov earned the decision with 42 saves.
Enroth finished with 25 stops.