Edmonton takes down Colorado

Sam Gagner scored twice as the Edmonton Oilers 1 win over the Colorado Avalanche at Rexall Place.

Jordan Eberle had a goal and an assist while Ben Eager also lit the lamp for the Oilers, who had lost five of six coming into the contest. Nikolai Khabibulin stopped 28 shots in the win.

Jay McClement scored the lone goal for the Avalanche, who have dropped three straight. Semyon Varlamov gave up all four goals on 35 shots in the loss.