Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 2/5/13
EDMONTON, Alberta -- The Vancouer Canucks came back from a 2-0 deficit on the road to beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-2 in overtime Monday night, securing their spot atop the Northwest Division standings. The Oilers jumped out to a 2-0 lead and then hung on for dear life in the last 30 minutes of regulation. They were outshot 15-4 in the second period and didn't get its first shot of the third period until the 9:30 mark. Down to five defensemen and three centers after injuries to Marc Fistric and Shawn Horcoff, the Oilers held out as long as they could, but Kevin Bieksa finally tied it with 2:17 left in regulation and Chris Tanev won it with 19 seconds left in overtime. Taylor Hall had a chance to win it with a penalty shot in overtime for Edmonton, but Roberto Luongo stood his ground and made the save. This was the flip side of Edmonton's season opener in Vancouver, when the Oilers came back from a 2-0 hole on goals by Jordan Eberle and Ales Hemsky before winning it in a shootou...
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