Posted September 22, 2013 on AP on Fox
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David Perron had a goal and an assist and Ryan Smith scored the winner in the Edmonton Oilers' 5-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks in a preseason game Saturday night. Sam Gagner, Nail Yakupov and Will Acton also scored for the Oilers. Mike Santorelli and Jannik Hansen replied for the Canucks. Santorelli opened the scoring 1:20 into the first and Gagner tied it up on a power-play goal with 7:01 left in the period. Perron put the Oilers ahead 4:13 into the second on a short-handed goal. Smyth scored goal at 15:58 of the third. Hansen got the Canucks within one just 40 seconds later, but Yakupov scored 49 seconds later to restore the Oilers' cushion and Acton closed it out with 1:12 left.
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