McDavid, Draisaitl lead Oilers past Blue Jackets 4-1

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McDavid, Draisaitl lead Oilers past Blue Jackets 4-1
McDavid, Draisaitl lead Oilers past Blue Jackets 4-1

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers know they've still got an outside shot at the playoffs. And they played like a team that has its sights set on the postseason. McDavid had a goal and an assist, Leon Draisaitl had three assists and the Oilers defeated the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 on Thursday night. The win kept Edmonton within five points of the Colorado Avalanche for the Western Conference's second wild-card berth. "We're not stopping pushing, regardless of how it looks when you look at the standings," forward Ryan Nugent-Hopkins said. "We're going to keep pushing, we're going to keep picking up points and see what happens." Nugent-Hopkins, Kyle Brodziak and Zack

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