Nugent-Hopkins scores in OT to give Oilers win over Blues - KMOV.com

Nugent-Hopkins scores in OT to give Oilers win over Blues

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Edmonton Oilers' Ryan Nugent-Hopkins celebrates alongside teammate Andrej Sekera after scoring during overtime of an NHL hockey game Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) Edmonton Oilers' Ryan Nugent-Hopkins celebrates alongside teammate Andrej Sekera after scoring during overtime of an NHL hockey game Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ryan Nugent-Hopkins scored 2:55 into overtime, lifting the Edmonton Oilers over the St. Louis Blues 3-2 on Monday night.

Nugent-Hopkins scored on a wrist shot after getting a pass from Connor McDavid.

Nugent-Hopkins' winner followed a tying third-period goal by Patrick Maroon, a St. Louis native. He made it 2-2 with a goal 5:47 into the third.

Cam Talbot turned away 25 shots for Edmonton.

Kyle Brodziak and Vladimir Tarasenko scored for St. Louis, and Carter Hutton made 32 saves.

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