Leon Draisaitl Forces Turnover, Dekes Aaron Dell For Sweet Short Handed Goal
- Leon Draisaitl forces the turnover and makes no mistake beating Aaron Dell for a sweet short handed goal for his 48th of the season.
- Then, later on, watch him go on to score his 49th of the season
Leon Draisaitl goal update:
He’s now at 49. pic.twitter.com/CUJhM0eNyK
— NHL (@NHL) April 5, 2019
- Draisaitl is now 1 goal away from the 5oth mark.
- Last Oilers player to score 49 goals before Leon Draisaitl did it tonight was Jimmy Carson 30 years ago.
- Btw, Leon Draisaitl has scored 49 of the Oilers 225 goals this season (21.3%).
Tallying twice in an @EdmontonOilers loss on Thursday to move 1 off the notable 50 goal mark, Leon Draisaitl’s 2018-19 total is now tied atop a list dating back 30 seasons (post-Gretzky) pic.twitter.com/K9HnXnCZNS
— StatsCentre (@StatsCentre) April 5, 2019