Full Sportscast: Golden Knights fall 4-3 at Edmonton, Las Vegas 51s lose home opener
LAS VEGAS (KSNV) —
Connor McDavid had three assists to push his NHL-leading points total to 106 and help the Edmonton Oilers beat the Vegas Golden Knights 4-3 on Thursday night.
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Matt Benning, Mike Cammalleri and Ty Rattie scored for the Oilers.
They snapped a five-game losing skid.
Brayden McNabb, Brandon Pirri and Oscar Lindberg replied for the Pacific Division-leading Golden Knights.
They had won three in a row.
The El Paso Chihuahuas defeated the Las Vegas 51s, 4-2 in the 2018 season opener.
This marks the 51s' 36th season.
It's also their final season at Cashman Field and their final season as the Triple-A affiliate of the New York Mets.