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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins scores late and lifts Oilers to 1st win of season, 3-2 over Lightning

  • Edmonton Oilers forward Taylor Hall (4) celebrates his penalty shot goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during second period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alberta, on Monday Oct. 20, 2014.(AP Photo/The Canadian Press,Amber Bracken)

    Edmonton Oilers forward Taylor Hall (4) celebrates his penalty shot goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during second period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alberta, on Monday Oct. 20, 2014.(AP Photo/The Canadian Press,Amber Bracken)  (The Associated Press)

  • The Edmonton Oilers congratulate Taylor Hall (4) on his penalty shot goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during second period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alberta, on Monday Oct. 20, 2014. Left to right on the bench is Mark Arcobello (26), Jordan Eberle (14), Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (93), David Perron (57) and Leon Draisaitl (29). (AP Photo/The Canadian Press,Amber Bracken)

    The Edmonton Oilers congratulate Taylor Hall (4) on his penalty shot goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during second period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alberta, on Monday Oct. 20, 2014. Left to right on the bench is Mark Arcobello (26), Jordan Eberle (14), Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (93), David Perron (57) and Leon Draisaitl (29). (AP Photo/The Canadian Press,Amber Bracken)  (The Associated Press)

  • Tampa Bay Lightning forward Steven Stamkos (91) jumps clear of the puck as Edmonton Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens (30) blocks the shot during first period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alberta, on Monday Oct. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Amber Bracken)

    Tampa Bay Lightning forward Steven Stamkos (91) jumps clear of the puck as Edmonton Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens (30) blocks the shot during first period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alberta, on Monday Oct. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Amber Bracken)  (The Associated Press)

Taylor Hall scored a penalty-shot goal and added an assist, and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins netted the winner in the final minutes to lift Edmonton to a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday night, giving the Oilers their first win of the season.

Justin Schultz also scored for the Oilers (1-4-1), who had matched the team's worst start. Edmonton was the final team in the Western Conference to earn a victory.

Brian Boyle and Brett Connolly scored for the Lightning (3-2-1).

Boyle gave Tampa Bay a 1-0 lead in the second period, but Edmonton took the lead before the frame was over.

Nugent-Hopkins made it 3-2 with 3:52 left in the game.