Nugent-Hopkins tied it with a wrist shot at 18:53 after Fasth vacated the net for an extra skater. Derek Roy and Nikita Nikitin also scored in regulation for Edmonton. Despite the loss, Washington headed into the All-Star break with at least
Nelson said. "Now we can build on the result. Hopefully this can carry us on to the game in Calgary." Defenseman Nikita Nikitin returned after missing 10 with a back injury, and Derek Roy assisted on Hendricks' goal in his Oilers debut after
Burke takes leave to help lead Hockey Canada at World Jr. Championship
Glendale TV: FOX Sports Arizona Injuries: Edmonton: F Benoit Pouliot (foot), F Boyd Gordon (back) and D Nikita Nikitin (back) are on IR. D Oscar Klefbom (foot) is day to day. Arizona: D Brandon Gormley (leg) is on IR. Season
Henrik Lundqvist shuts out Oilers to give Rangers 3rd straight win
was a healthy scratch. ... Out with injuries for the Oilers were Benoit Pouliot (foot), Boyd Gordon (back), Nikita Nikitin (back) and Oscar Klefbom (foot) The Rangers had no reported injuries.
Vatanen, Getzlaf lead Ducks to 4-2 win over Oilers
knee), Francois Beauchemin (finger), Eric Brewer (foot), John Gibson (groin) and Dany Heatley (groin). ... Missing from the Oilers' lineup were Benoit Pouliot (foot), Boyd Gordon (back) and Nikita Nikitin (back).
Perron leads Oilers over Sharks 2-1
Out with injuries for the Oilers were forwards Benoit Pouliot (foot) and Matt Hendricks (leg) and defenseman Nikita Nikitin (back) Out of the Sharks' lineup were Troy Grosenick (upper body), Raffi Torres (knee), Matt Nieto (lower
David Perron delivers game-winner as Oilers edge Sharks
Out with injuries for the Oilers were forwards Benoit Pouliot (foot) and Matt Hendricks (leg) and defenseman Nikita Nikitin (back)...Out for the Sharks were Troy Grosenick (upper body), Raffi Torres (knee), Matt Nieto (lower
Coyotes' Rieder scores 2 short-handed goals in one minute vs. Oilers
Martin Hanzal blocked a shot and sent the former Oilers draft pick up the ice with speed. Rieder outraced defender Nikita Nikitin before cutting in on net and scoring. ''I wish I could have made at least one of those two saves and kept us in
Scrivens stands tall in net as Oilers hold off Capitals for win
Wednesday night. Justin Schultz, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Nikita Nikitin scored to help the Oilers win their second straight ..... off Alex Ovechkin's pass and beating Braden Holtby. Nikitin put Edmonton ahead on a power play with 3:52 left
Toews, Hossa lead way as Blackhawks clobber Oilers
blocking a shot on Friday against the Devils. Perron took his place on the Oilers' top line Edmonton defenseman Nikita Nikitin was a healthy scratch, with Keith Aulie coming in as his replacement.