Lennart Petrell somehow avoided punishment for his shove on Marek Zidlicky.
The Oilers crushed the worst team in the league tonight. Wild fans were making excuses 10 minutes in.
|- 1, Edmonton Power-Play Goal - Jordan Eberle (14), unassisted at 15:57. 2, Edmonton Goal - Ryan Smyth (13), from Ladislav Smid and Tom Gilbert at 18:36. Penalties - Warren Peters, Minnesota (Hooking), 5:04; Darcy Hordichuk, Edmonton (Interference on goalkeeper), 8:10; Clayton Stoner, Minnesota (Tripping), 10:37; Justin Falk, Minnesota (Delaying Game-Puck over glass), 15:11; Clayton Stoner, Minnesota (PS-Tripping on breakaway), 19:48; Ben Eager, Edmonton (Boarding), 20:00.|
|- 3, Edmonton Short-Handed Goal - Lennart Petrell (3), unassisted at 1:40. 4, Edmonton Goal - Jordan Eberle (15), from Corey Potter and Ryan Whitney at 2:56. Penalties - Pierre-Marc Bouchard, Minnesota (Too many men/ice - bench), 10:29; Sam Gagner, Edmonton (Hi stick - double minor), 19:01.|
|- 5, Minnesota Goal - Dany Heatley (10), from Matt Cullen and Jared Spurgeon at 7:57. Penalties - Lennart Petrell, Edmonton (Checking from behind (maj)), 2:50; Lennart Petrell, Edmonton (Game misconduct), 2:50.|