The game was a hockey cliche in all the best ways, featuring both fire wagon hockey and an old timey goalie's duel.
Goalies Mike Smith and Thatcher Demko put on a show, but Smith stole it.
In the end, Edmonton was able to score on its power play chances while Vancouver was not, and that was the difference. David Staples and Bruce McCurdy of the Cult of Hockey dig in. By the Faithful. And for the Faithful.