Nikolai Khabibulin made 43 saves and frustrated the St. Louis Blues as the Oilers posted a 3-0 win. Jordan Eberle scored twice and Taylor Hall potted the other goal with two assists for the Oilers.
SPIN: Well, it looks like Khabibulin still has something left in the tank. The 40-year-old goaltender has played well this season in a backup role behind Devan Dubnyk yet posted his 46th career shutout. In his three wins this season, Khabibulin has 1.09 GAA and and .969 save percentage. Hall scored again and has goals in consecutive games. Jake Allen didn’t fare well in net for St. Louis as he allowed three goals on seven shots before getting yanked 5:17 into the second period. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins picked up a pair of assists for the Oilers but still has problems finding the net.
Toronto slipped past Florida 3-2 as Joffrey Lupul scored another pair of goals for the Leafs and Phil Kessel had two assists.
SPIN: Lupul is back on a line with Kessel and they’ve clicked. Ben Scrivens stopped 40...