Sports Minute: Draisaitl, goalie Koskinen lead Oilers past Stars 2-1

5 months 2 weeks 6 days ago Monday, December 16 2019 Dec 16, 2019 December 16, 2019 9:17 PM December 16, 2019 in Sports - AP - Texas

DALLAS (AP) - Leon Draisaitl scored to power Edmonton's red-hot power play, Mikko Koskinen made 34 saves and the Oilers beat the Dallas Stars 2-1. Edmonton has scored on an NHL-leading 31% of its power plays, including 10 man-advantage goals in its past eight games. The Oilers were going against a Dallas penalty kill ranked third in the league entering Monday. The Stars had killed 40 straight penalties over their previous 11 home games dating to Oct. 29. Koskinen made 17 saves in the third period. He allowed only Tyler Seguin’s goal with 2:37 to play after the Stars had pulled goalie Ben Bishop for an extra skater.

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