nhl Game Recap
Edmonton Oilers vs Toronto Maple Leafs Wrap - Edmonton Wins 6-4
The Maple Leafs came up short Monday against the Oilers, falling 6-4.
Bettors who backed the Oilers were rewarded as +194 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
Edmonton got goals from Darnell Nurse, Connor McDavid, Oscar Klefbom, Kailer Yamamoto, Leon Draisaitl, and Alex Chiasson in the victory. Klefbom opened the scoring at 7:51 of the first period.
Mike Smith stopped 32 of 36 Toronto shots in the victory.
Jason Spezza, Frederik Gauthier, Auston Matthews, and Pierre Engvall scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Mike Smith.
Frederik Andersen stopped 16 of 19 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Edmonton went 1-for-5, while the Maple Leafs were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Toronto outshot Edmonton 36-35 in the game.
Edmonton heads into a battle against the Canadiens. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against Winnipeg.