Hey gang, I’m in the press box here in Independence and I’ll keep you posted on the action tonight as it happens! Keep refreshing for updates!
That didn’t take long…
3:56 1st – Todd Robinson scores on the backhand, Tulsa leads 1-0. Bochek and Bobo with the assists.
19:59 1st – Oilers put a nice rush together at the end, but none go in.
END 1st – Oilers 1, Mavericks 0.
Second period underway…
1:56 2nd – Mavs penalty, Odegaard for interference. Oilers on PP. *Update – Oilers fail to score on PP.
5:04 2nd – Oilers penalty, Lutz for unsportsmanlike conduct. Mavs on PP.
6:15 2nd – Scrum in front of Oilers net, matching roughing minors for Bocheck and Courtney.
Oilers kill the penalty
9:07 2nd – Starting to get chippy out there, very entertaining game so far.
9:40 2nd – Tulsa penalty, Bocheck holding the stick. Mavs on PP.
11:40 2nd – Oilers kill the penalty
14:30 2nd – Oilers penalty, Bochek goalie interference. Mavs on PP.
16:30 2nd – Oilers kill penalty. Still 1-0 Tulsa.
19:37 2nd – Oilers penalty, Lutz for holding. Mavs on PP.
END 2nd – Tulsa 1, Missouri 0. Ice tilting towards the Tulsa goal, but Mads is playing well and holding strong.
We’re a few seconds away from starting the third period.
2:48 3rd – Penalties – Tulsa Macaulay high stick, Colt King for roughing. 4-on-4 for two minutes.
4:05 3rd – Mavs penalty, Ramsay interference. 4 on 3 for 44 seconds.
5:32 3rd – shorthanded goal for Mavs, Vossen picked up the puck from a Tulsa turnover and put it in the top right corner to tie the game at 1-1.
6:12 3rd – Mavs goal as penalty expired, Pszenyczny found Ramsay all alon and he burried it. 2-1 Mavs.
6:53 3rd – Mavs penalty, Hayes for slashing. Tulsa on the PP.
8:12 3rd – Tulsa penalty, too many men on ice. 4 on 4.
9:03 3rd – Hayes released from box, takes a long feed and scores. Linesmen out of position, seemed to be a possible offside call that was missed. Mavs 3, Oilers 1.
10:39 3rd – Mavs penalty, Hayes for slashing. Oilers on PP, they need to score here and take some air out of the crowd.
11:51 3rd – Oilers penalty, Pleskach for roughing while the Oilers were cycling on the PP. 4 on 4 for next 48 seconds.
12:19 3rd – OILERS GOAL – Bochek on his own rebound. Mavs 3, Oilers 2 with 7:41 remaining.
13:23 3rd – Timeout Mavs.
13:51 rd – Oilers kill penalty. Still 3-2, Missouri.
One minute remaining
25.2 second left. Mads has been pulled, timeout Tulsa. Oilers will have a faceoff to the the right of Owen with a 6 on 5 advantage. One last push to tie it up.
19:55 3rd – Mavs empty net goal by Aduba. Missouri will win this one 4-2. Nice final effort from Tulsa though.