Even without Draisaitl, the Edmonton Oilers remain on the rise. While the German ice hockey superstart plagues a slight sub-body injury, Edmonton celebrated the fifth victory in a row by the 2-1 after extension at the San Jose Sharks.
For the first time since October 2017 and 352 games in a row missed Draisaitl thus a game in the NHL. The attacker had previously cracked against the Anaheim Ducks (6: 1) the 100-point mark and take a break from the training on Monday due to smaller blessurs.
If you have to take such types from the installation, you always miss you.
Connor McDavid About Leon Draisaitl
The winning goal against San Jose scored Connor McDavid, who struck the overtime after 31 seconds. The Oilers now occupy second place in the Pacific Division and are clearly on the play-off course.
“Of course we missed him today,” McDavid said about Draisaitl: “If you have to take such guys out of the installation, they always miss you. I’m glad we have found a way to get two points without bringing him.”
Other German NHL professionals, on the other hand, celebrated victories on the ice. Striker Tim Stütfle scored at 6: 3 of the Ottawa Senators against the Montreal Canadiens in the overpayer game 15. Saisonor. Defender Moritz Seider proved at the 5: 3 of Detroit Red Wings against the Boston Bruin’s again his great quality: the 21-year-old succeeded the 39th Assist in the 69th season game.