The Edmonton Oilers have won again at Rogers Place, posting a 5-2 win over the Dallas Stars Wednesday night.
The Oilers are 11-0-1 in their last 12 home games.
The Oilers came out flying and scored twice in the first seven minutes. Evander Kane converted a pass from Connor McDavid for his 17th goal of the season.
Oilers forward Derek Ryan swiped in the rebound after Ryan McLeod hit the crossbar to make it 2-0.
Dallas replied on a power play after the Oilers took a too-many-men penalty. Jason Robertson ripped home his 37th, ending Mike Smith’s shutout streak at 144:39.
Five minutes into the second, Stars forward Roope Hintz found a loose puck in the crease and tapped it in to tie it at two.
Zach Hyman restored Edmonton’s lead when he swept a rebound past Dallas goaltender Scott Wedgewood for his 25th.
With exactly two minutes left in the second, Oilers forward Jesse Puljujarvi tipped Evan Bouchard’s point shot to record his 14th.
Edmonton defenceman Darnell Nurse fired up the crowd in the third when he bodychecked Jamie Benn right into the Oilers’ bench.
McDavid sealed with the win with an empty-netter on the Oilers’ 50th shot of the game.
Smith made 34 saves. He’s 9-0-1 in his last 10 starts. McDavid had three points.
The Oilers (45-26-6) will host Colorado on Friday.
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