Oilers score three in third, top Canucks for fourth straight victory


VANCOUVER — Dominik Kahun scored twice and Leon Draisaitl had three assists to help the Edmonton Oilers rally from three goals down to defeat the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 at Rogers Arena on Tuesday.

Connor McDavid tied the game 3-3 on a power-play one-timer at 4:23 of the third period, and a point shot bounced in off the skate of Tyler Ennis at the side of the net for a 4-3 lead at 13:25.

Mike Smith made 30 saves for Edmonton (13-8-0), which has won four in a row and seven of eight.

Elias Pettersson had a goal and an assist to reach 150 points in the NHL, and Thatcher Demko made 25 saves for Vancouver (8-13-2), which is 2-8-2 in its past 12 games.

Pettersson assisted on Bo Horvat‘s sharp-angle goal 1:06 into the first period for a 1-0 lead.

Tyler Myers made it 2-0 at 8:06 with a slap shot from the top of the right face-off circle that deflected off the stick of Ennis and over Smith’s shoulder.

Pettersson batted in a rebound to make it 3-0 at 15:17. 

Kahun scored from the bottom of the face-off circle at 18:43 to cut it to 3-1 and on a cross-ice pass from Draisaitl 55 seconds into the third period to make it 3-2. 

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