Photos: Edmonton Oilers snap six-game losing skid

 

The Edmonton Oilers put an end to their six-game losing streak, knocking off the 29th-place Colorado Avalanche 4-1 on Friday night.

 
 
 
 
<div id="page1">Edmonton Oilers players congratulate Edmonton Oilers center Jordan Eberle (14) after his goal against the Colorado Avalanche in the first period of an NHL game on Friday, April 19, 2013, in Denver.</div>
 

Edmonton Oilers players congratulate Edmonton Oilers center Jordan Eberle (14) after his goal against the Colorado Avalanche in the first period of an NHL game on Friday, April 19, 2013, in Denver.

Photograph by: Joe Mahoney, AP

 
<div id="page1">Edmonton Oilers players congratulate Edmonton Oilers center Jordan Eberle (14) after his goal against the Colorado Avalanche in the first period of an NHL game on Friday, April 19, 2013, in Denver.</div>
P.A. Parenteau #15 of the Colorado Avalanche looks to control the puck against Jeff Petry #2 of the Edmonton Oilers at the Pepsi Center on April 19, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.
John Mitchell #7 of the Colorado Avalanche controls the puck against Taylor Hall #4 of the Edmonton Oilers at the Pepsi Center on April 19, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.
Ladislav Smid #5 of the Edmonton Oilers puts a hit on Jamie McGinn #11 of the Colorado Avalanche at the Pepsi Center on April 19, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.
Edmonton Oilers center Jordan Eberle (14) lifts the puck over the skate of Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov (1) for a goal in the second period of an NHL game on Friday, April 19, 2013, in Denver.
Edmonton Oilers left wing Taylor Hall (4) lunges for the puck against Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene (9) in the second period of an NHL hockey game on Friday, April 19, 2013, in Denver.
Brad Malone #42 of the Colorado Avalanche controls the puck against the Edmonton Oilers at the Pepsi Center on April 19, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins #93 of the Edmonton Oilers puts a shot past goalie Semyon Varlamov #1 of the Colorado Avalanche and defenseman Shane O&#8217;Brien #5 of the Colorado Avalanche with a second period goal to give the Oilers a 3-1 lead at the Pepsi Center on April 19, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins #93 of the Edmonton Oilers celebrates his second period goal against the Colorado Avalanche to give the Oilers a 3-1 lead at the Pepsi Center on April 19, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.
Edmonton Oilers goalie Devan Dubnyk (40) watches the puck after Colorado Avalanche right wing P.A. Parenteau (15) scored a goal in the first period of an NHL game on Friday, April 19, 2013, in Denver.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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