Devin Williams made 34 saves, and Adam Pleskach and Matt Lane registered two-point games in a 3-1 win over the Utah Grizzlies

Box Score

WEST VALLEY CITY, UT  — The Oilers picked up a crucial 3-1 win over the Utah Grizzlies at the Maverik Center on Friday night.  

Tulsa drew first blood for the second-consecutive night when Matt Lane banked the puck off Adam Pleskach’s skate, bringing the Oilers a 1-0 lead. The goal was scored with an extra attacker, courtesy of a delayed penalty. Justin Taylor found the back of the net 25 seconds later, walking the edge of the crease and depositing his sixth goal of the season. Lane gave Tulsa a 3-0 lead with 10 seconds remaining in the period; pump faking Trevor Gorsuch on a breakaway and sliding the puck inside the left post for his eighth goal as an Oiler.

Both teams left the second period without scoring a goal. Devin Williams turned away eight shots while Gorsuch answered all five opportunities.

Mitch Maxwell scored the last goal of the game of the game with 14:59 remaining in the contest, banking a long-distance shot off the post, bringing the final score to 3-1.

Tulsa plays Utah two more times this week, starting Saturday at 8:10 p.m. CT at the Maverik Center. The Oilers return to the Maverik Center on Sunday, squaring off against the Grizzlies at 2:10 p.m. CT.

ECHL TV has a new provider for the 2020-21 season. We are proud to partner with FloHockey, which provides subscribers with plenty of content. Watch live events across all screens by downloading the FloSports app on iOS, Android, Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire and Chromecast. To become a subscriber, click here.


Oilers Season and Group Tickets are on sale now! Call the Oilers front office at 918-632-PUCK (7825) or visit www.tulsaoilers.com for more information.

Follow us on Twitter and Instagram , or “Like” us on Facebook for more information about the Tulsa Oilers.

Call Now ButtonCall or Text