Blue Jackets slip past fading Oilers in SO

Edmonton, AB ( – Alexander Wennberg posted the deciding
score in the third round of the shootout and sent Columbus to a 4-3 decision
over Edmonton at Rexall Place.

David Savard, Ryan Johansen and Mark Letestu tallied for the Blue Jackets,
winners in four of their last five. Curtis McElhinney recorded a career-best
44 saves in regulation and added a pair of saves in the game’s final segment.

Derek Roy, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Nail Yakupov lit the lamp for the Oilers,
losers in eight of their last nine. Ben Scrivens halted just 17-of-20 shots in
the loss.