Rookie Linus Omark scores in shootout as

  • EDMONTON - Linus Omark saved the best for last in his first NHL game.The Swedish rookie scored a highlight-reel goal in the shootout Friday as the Oilers won for the fifth time in their last six games, defeating the Tampa Bay Lightning 4 Josh Mauro Jersey -3.Omark scored in the shootout with a terrific spin move and fake slapshot, while goaltender Nikolai Khabibulin robbed Tampa Bay's Steven Stamkos at the other end with a quick glove save.Jordan Eberle also scored in the shootout Kurt Warner Jersey for Edmonton, while Tampa Bay's Marc-Antoine Pouliot was stopped by Khabibulin.Omark, a 23-year old prospect called up from the American Hockey League this week, admitted to some nerves in his first game."I'm glad it is over," he said. "I was nervous in the beginning. In the next game I won't be. I know I can do something at this level now, so that's good."Omark's spin Budda Baker Jersey move in his first ever NHL shootout reportedly left some players steaming in the Lightning locker-room.Magnus Paajarvi, Taylor Hall and Tom Gilbert scored in regulation for the surging Oilers (11-12-5), who have gone 7-2-1 in their last 10 games. Khabibulin finished the game with 38 saves.Oilers head coach Tom Renney said his team was fortunate to get any points at all after being outshot 17-1 in the third."We dodged a bullet tonight," he said. "Tampa may have deserved a better fate. Khabibulin was outstanding. Frostee Rucker Jersey We scored some timely goals but turned the puck over a lot."