Edmonton, Alb – Edmonton Oil Kings goalie Tristan Jarry made 20 saves in a 2-0 win over the Kootenay ICE in WHL action on Friday night.
The Oil Kings (16-5-2-3) scored the only goal of the first period with TJ Foster in the low slot scoring with a shot that deflected through the goalies legs.
Late in the second period Henrik Samuelsson scored on a breakaway with a backhand deke.
The ICE (8-16-1-0) have been shutout twice this season.
The ICE will visit Calgary on Sunday afternoon.
ICE Scratches – Jaedon Descheneau (2nd game team suspension), Brock Montgomery (5th game upper body 1 week).
Edmonton 17-5-2-3 Kootenay 8-16-1-0
1, Edmonton, Foster 13 (St. Croix, Wruck), 6:14.
Penalties-Musil Edm (tripping), 7:48.
2, Edmonton, Samuelsson 13 (St. Croix, Musil), 19:34.
Penalties-Moroz Edm (high sticking), 7:16; Simpson Ktn (major-fighting), 15:46; Vetterl Ktn (10-minute misconduct), 15:46; Baddock Edm (major-fighting), 15:46; Wilson Edm (10-minute misconduct), 15:46; Shmoorkoff Edm (checking from behind), 17:03.
Shots on Goal-Kootenay 7-10-3-20. Edmonton 12-18-14-44.
Power Play Opportunities-Kootenay 0 / 3; Edmonton 0 / 0.
Goalies-Kootenay, Skapski 8-10-0-0 (44 shots-42 saves). Edmonton, Jarry 6-3-0-0 (20 shots-20 saves).
Referees-Patrick Gagnon (71), Shaun Harris (43).
Linesmen-Chris Carlson (92), Darren Spurgeon (61).