EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Leon Draisaitl’s second goal with 1:02 left broke a tie and the Edmonton Oilers scored four straight goals in a 4-3 victory over the league-leading Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night.
Draisaitl was called up earlier in the day from Bakersfield of the AHL and missed the morning skate. He played in 37 NHL games last season.
Brandon Davidson and Benoit Pouliot also scored, and the Oilers erased a 3-0 first-period deficit to end a three-game skid.
Brendan Gallagher, Torrey Mitchell and Alex Galchenyuk scored for Montreal. The Canadiens have lost two straight after starting the season with nine straight victories.
Montreal started the scoring midway through the opening period with a power-play goal. Gallagher tipped P.K. Subban’s shot past Oilers goalie Cam Talbot for his fifth of the season.
The Canadiens made it 2-0 with 3 minutes to play in the first when Mitchell stripped a puck from defender Oscar Klefbom and beat Talbot high to…