VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP)—Roberto Luongo(notes) made 24 saves, and Daniel Sedin(notes) had a power-play goal and two assists in the Vancouver Canucks’ 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday night.
Henrik Sedin(notes) had a goal and an assist, and Ryan Kesler(notes) and Christian Ehrhoff(notes) also scored for Vancouver. The Canucks moved into sole possession of eighth place in the Western Conference, finishing an eight-game homestand with a 6-2 record.
Daniel Sedin opened the scoring off a pass from Henrik Sedin, firing a shot in off Oilers defenseman Sheldon Souray(notes). Eighteen seconds later, with Potulny still in the penalty box, Kesler deflected in Alex Edler’s point shot to make it 2-0.
Potulny then backhanded home a sharp-angle shot at 11:22 of the second.
Henrik Sedin completed the scoring with an empty-net goal.
NOTES: Canucks C Ryan Johnson(notes) missed the game because of a sore foot. … Edmonton’s Mike Comrie(notes) missed his 18th straight game due to mononucleosis. … Vancouver tough guy Darcy Hordichuck returned to the lineup after sitting out three straight as a healthy scratch. … Oilers winger Dustin Penner(notes) played his 299th NHL game.