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Jesse Joensuu scores twice in Oilers' 3-2 exhibition victory over Coyotes

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EDMONTON, Alberta — Jesse Joensuu scored his second goal early in the third period to break a tie in the Edmonton Oilers' 3-2 exhibition victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Wednesday night.

Joensuu beat goalie Devan Dubnyk from the slot off Steve Pinizzotto's pass from behind the net.

PHOTO: Edmonton Oilers' David Perron (57) is injured after a hit from the Arizona Coyotes during the second period of an NHL hockey preseason game, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Edmonton, Alberta. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Franson)
Edmonton Oilers' David Perron (57) is injured after a hit from the Arizona Coyotes during the second period of an NHL hockey preseason game, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Edmonton, Alberta. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Franson)

Benoit Pouliot also scored for the Oilers (4-2-0). Mikkel Boedker and Rob Klinkhammer scored for Arizona (4-1-2).

The Oilers took a 2-1 lead early in the second period when Pinizzotto slid the puck in front and Joensuu was able to put a quick snap shot through Dubnyk's legs.

Klinkhammer tied it with a short-handed goal midway through the period.

Ben Scrivens made 24 saves for Edmonton, and Dubnyk stopped 30 shots.

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