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Sekera, Talbot lead Oilers past Hurricanes in OT

Andrej Sekera scored 2:47 into overtime as the Edmonton Oilers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 1-0 Monday night. Andrej Sekera scored 2:47 into overtime as the Edmonton Oilers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 1-0 Monday night.

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) - Andrej Sekera scored 2:47 into overtime, Cam Talbot made 29 saves for his first shutout of the season, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 1-0 Monday night.
    
The Oilers won their second straight overall and ninth of their last 11 at home.
    
Cam Ward finished with 26 saves for Carolina, which lost its second straight.
    
The Hurricanes had the best chance in the scoreless first period as Jordan Staal rang a shot of the post with five minutes left.
    
Carolina continued to set the pace in the second period, but Justin Faulk missed a wide-open net with six minutes left in the second period to keep the game scoreless.
    
Both goalies stood their ground through the third period as well.

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