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Guess the First Goal: Game 17 - Oilers at Los Angeles

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Guess who scores the Oilers' first goal tonight and you could win.

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What is it? The concept is pretty simple, guess who scores the Oilers' first goal of the evening and you could win a prize.

How do I play? Post your prediction for the player who will score the Oilers first goal of the night in the comments below, and please use the subject line to make your prediction. Tweets won't be counted, comments on our Facebook page won't be counted.

How do the points work? A correct guess is worth 10 points. If the players you pick scores the Oilers' second goal you receive 5 points. The third goal of the evening is worth 3 points. Goals four, five, six, and beyond are all worth 1 point. You receive points for every goal that "your" player scores during the game.

Can you give me an example? Luke Gazdic scores a natural hat trick and does a bunch of other things that leave you speechless. The Oilers blow that lead and the game ends up tied at three before Justin Schultz scores to put the Oilers back in front. Gazdic adds an empty net goal and the Oilers win 5-3. If you chose Gazdic, you get 19 points. Schultz would have been worth 1.

What can I win? We'll be tallying the points on a weekly basis and posting up to date standings with the first game of every week. After the last game in November the leader will win a Connor McDavid jersey shirt. And then we'll start the whole thing over again in December with a brand new prize.

Standings After Game 16 (if you see any errors, please let me know)

Player Total Player Total
ryan_batty 39 ryantyke 10
Vanvoneer 39 TreNeuf 10
Chopstyx 37 tylerbuck 10
lumberjackass 33 white flag 10
TakeoutArtist 33 yegswede 10
loxyisme 32 nafnikufesin 9
aluchko 29 OilTastic 7
Logan E. 29 OilLeak 6
Arbie 26 Wonder Llama 6
proxy 26 Buck_Turgidson 5
michaels82 25 bucky9 5
BigB_09 23 jrhead 5
GOATWallace45 21 kristenlanae 5
GingerRex 20 McFan78 5
humantorch 17 zerokewlgy 5
Bscuds 16 Aaron James 3
kwilkie 13 DyingInside 3
maudy 13 El Pindo 3
Stephen's Beaver 11 sportsjunkie007 3
bituman 10 flarwick 1
John Naboye 10 Oprah sucks 1