IN-GAME BLOG: Prospects Game in Jasper
Minute-by-minute updates as the Oilers prospects face off in Jasper
Roster for the WHITE Team:
42 Marco Roy - 54 Jujhar Khaira - 44 Aidan Muir
45 Alex Krushelnyski - 71 Kyle Platzer - 61 Jackson Houck
55 Leon Draisaitl
74 Darnell Nurse - 79 Dillon Simpson
90 Graeme Craig - 83 Dylan Bredo
1 Laurent Brossoit
29 Keven Bouchard
Roster for the BLUE Team:
46 Chris Baltisberger - 56 Evan Campbell - 72 Greg Chase
69 Magee - 39 Bogdan Yakimov - 59 John McCarron
65 Tyler Vesel - 47 Colin Markison
76 Ben Betker - 77 Joey LaLeggia
82 Jordan Oesterle
38 Ty Rimmer
50 Zach Nagelvoort
15:00: The game is underway. It is three 15-minute periods, running time and four-on-four.
14:00: Draisaitl rang one off the post early on in the best scoring chance for Team White
10:55: Marco Roy's backhand attempt is denied by Blue goaltender Ty Rimmer.
8:02: Colin Markison breaks in alone behind the White defence but his breakaway attempt goes high and out of the rink.
0.0: First period comes to an end. Shots are 11-5 White over Blue.
You can't read much into a scrimmage like this but, just for fun, Darnell Nurse has been the best player on the ice in my opinion. #Oilers— Chris Wescott (@TheChrisWescott) July 8, 2014
15:00: Second period is now underway!
13:14: Blue comes flying out of the gate, outshooting White 4-1 in the opening couple minutes.
12:49: Bogdan Yakimov makes a great move before dishing it to Tyler Vesel for an easy tap-in. | BLUE 1, WHITE 0
10:30: Jujhar Khaira drives the net and banks it in off a blue player to tie it up. | BLUE 1, WHITE 1
8:49: Jackson Houck's shot is kicked out by Rimmer but the rebound goes right to Dillon Simpson who bangs it in to put White in front for the first time. | WHITE 2, BLUE 1
7:15: Goaltenders change. Zach Nagelvoort is in for Team Blue and Keven Bouchard is in for Team White.
5:05: Draisaitl makes a nice backhand pass over to Khaira but it skips over his stick and into the corner.
3:55: Jordan Oesterle receives a penalty for hooking.
47.8: John McCarron, Bogdan Yakimov and Ben Betker complete a nice three-way passing play to tie the game up. | WHITE 2, BLUE 2
0.0: Shots on goal were 12-9 Blue in the second period and 20-17 in the game overall for White.
15:00: Third period is now underway!
14:30: Platzer converts a feed from Khaira to put White back in the lead. | WHITE 3, BLUE 2
13:38: Bouchard makes a brilliant glove save to keep Team White up by a goal.
11:51: Yakimov wires a shot top shelf to knot the game back up once again. | WHITE 3, BLUE 3
10:17: Markison fires a shot five-hole past Bouchard, moving Blue in front as the wild third period continues. Greg Chase with the assist. | BLUE 4, WHITE 3
TEAM BLUE GOAL! Yakimov ties the game at 3-3 on a wrist shot from the point as we reach the final 10 mins. #BillyMooresCup— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) July 8, 2014
4:24: Chase steals the puck in the slot and shoots it low blocker side past Bouchard to extend the Blue Team's lead. | BLUE 5, WHITE 3
1:08: Vesel adds an empty-net goal. | BLUE 6, WHITE 4
Despite the definitive result, they are going to a shootout.
Marco Roy, WHITE - saved by Nagelvoort
Greg Chase, BLUE - scored five-hole on Bouchard
Jujhar Khaira, WHITE - scored top corner
Evan Campbell, BLUE - couldn't get a shot away
Leon Draisaitl, WHITE - missed the net on a slapshot from the slot
Joey LaLeggia, BLUE - scores on a deke after some nice and quick moves
Kyle Platzer, WHITE - stopped by Nagelvoort
Tyler Vesel, BLUE - glove save by Bouchard
Darnell Nurse, WHITE - faked a slapshot and was then stopped by Nagelvoort
Bogdan Yakimov, BLUE - denied on a five-hole shot attempt by Bouchard