Photos: Red-hot Edmonton Oilers face the Canucks in Vancouver

 

Red-hot Edmonton Oilers face the Canucks in Vancouver

 
 
 
 
<div id="page1">Vancouver Canucks celebrate Kevin Bieksa&#8217;s 1st period goal against the Edmonton Oilers in Rogers Arena in Vancouver on April, 4, 2013.</div>
 

Vancouver Canucks celebrate Kevin Bieksa’s 1st period goal against the Edmonton Oilers in Rogers Arena in Vancouver on April, 4, 2013.

Photograph by: Mark van Manen, PNG

 
<div id="page1">Vancouver Canucks celebrate Kevin Bieksa&#8217;s 1st period goal against the Edmonton Oilers in Rogers Arena in Vancouver on April, 4, 2013.</div>
Ryan Smyth #94 of the Edmonton Oilers reacts after getting hit by Alexander Edler #23 of the Vancouver Canucks during first period of NHL action on April 04, 2013 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Edmonton Oilers&#8217; goalie Nikolai Khabibulin, centre, of Russia, stops Vancouver Canucks&#8217; Tom Sestito, left, as Ryan Smyth, 94, and Mike Brown, right, defend against Steve Pinizzotto during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 4, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks against the Edmonton Oilers in Rogers Arena in Vancouver on April, 4, 2013.
Edmonton Oilers&#8217; Ladislav Smid, left, of the Czech Republic, reacts as Vancouver Canucks&#8217; Henrik Sedin, right, of Sweden, celebrates his goal with his twin brother Daniel Sedin, of Sweden, during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 4, 2013.
Edmonton Oilers&#8217; goalie Nikolai Khabibulin, of Russia, grimaces as he makes a save against the Vancouver Canucks during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 4, 2013.
Edmonton Oilers&#8217; Ladislav Smid, left, of the Czech Republic, checks Vancouver Canucks&#8217; Daniel Sedin, of Sweden, during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 4, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Daniel Sedin flies hightagainst the Edmonton Oilers Nikolai Khabiblin 35, in Rogers Arena in Vancouver on April, 4, 2013.
Maxim Lapierre #40 of the Vancouver Canucks checks Ryan Jones #28 of the Edmonton Oilers into the boards during first period of NHL action on April 04, 2013 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Lapierre was assesed a minor penalty on the play.
Edmonton Oilers&#8217; goalie Nikolai Khabibulin, centre, of Russia, allows a goal to Vancouver Canucks&#8217; Henrik Sedin as Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, left, and Ladislav Smid, of the Czech Republic, defend during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 4, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks&#8217; Derek Roy, acquired from the Dallas Stars at the trade deadline, skates against the Edmonton Oilers during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 4, 2013.
Kevin Bieksa #3 of the Vancouver Canucks celebrates with Jason Garrison #5 of the Vancouver Canucks after scoring the game&#8217;s first goal against the Edmonton Oilers during first period of NHL action on April 04, 2013 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Vancouver Canucks Captain Henrik Sedin (right) celebrates the 1st period goal against the Edmonton Oilers in Rogers Arena in Vancouver on April, 4, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Henrik Sedin 33, (right) celebrates Kevin Bieksa&#8217;s 1st period goal against the Edmonton Oilers in Rogers Arena in Vancouver on April, 4, 2013.
Edmonton Oilers&#8217; Magnus Paajarvi, left, of Sweden, carries the puck away from Vancouver Canucks&#8217; Nicklas Jensen, of Denmark, during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 4, 2013.
Dan Hamhuis #2 of the Vancouver Canucks delivers a hit to Ladislav Smid #5 of the Edmonton Oilers during first period of NHL action on April 04, 2013 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Alexandre Burrows #14 of the Vancouver Canucks and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins #93 of the Edmonton Oilers collide while battling for the loose puck during first period of NHL action on April 04, 2013 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Vancouver Canucks Henrik Sedin (r) 33, celebrates his 2nd period goal, with his brother Daniel, against the Edmonton Oilers in Rogers Arena in Vancouver on April, 4, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks&#8217; Alex Burrows, from left, Jason Garrison, Henrik Sedin, of Sweden, and Daniel Sedin, of Sweden, celebrate Henrik&#8217;s goal against the Edmonton Oilers during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 4, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks&#8217; Daniel Sedin, of Sweden, is checked to the ice by Edmonton Oilers&#8217; Ladislav Smid, of the Czech Republic, during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 4, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Daniel Sedin, 22, is sent flying by the Edmonton Oilers Ladislav Smid,5, in Rogers Arena in Vancouver on April, 4, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks&#8217; Derek Roy, acquired from the Dallas Stars at the trade deadline, lines up for a faceoff against the Edmonton Oilers during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 4, 2013.
Edmonton Oilers' Nail Yakupov tosses a puck in the air while standing on the players' bench before playing the Vancouver Canucks Thursday in a National Hockey League game at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Jordan Eberle of the Edmonton Oilers tosses a football in Rogers Arena before his National Hockey League game against the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday in Vancouver.
Taylor Hall #4 of the Edmonton Oilers tries to check the puck off of Kevin Bieksa #3 of the Vancouver Canucks during first period of NHL action on April 04, 2013 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Edmonton Oilers&#8217; goalie Nikolai Khabibulin, of Russia, allows a goal to Vancouver Canucks&#8217; Henrik Sedin during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 4, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks&#8217; Daniel Sedin, of Sweden, jumps in front of goalie Edmonton Oilers&#8217; goalie Nikolai Khabibulin, of Russia, during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 4, 2013.
A &#8220;Green Man&#8221; fan mocks Edmonton Oilers&#8217; Taylor Hall as he sits in the penalty box after taking a penalty against the Vancouver Canucks during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 4, 2013.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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