Edmonton, AB (Sports Network) – Todd Bertuzzi notched a pair of goals, including the go-ahead score late in regulation, as Detroit downed Edmonton, 5-3, at Rexall Place.
Darren Helm posted a goal and one helper, while Kris Draper and Henrik Zetterberg also lit the lamp for the Red Wings, who opened up a five-game road trip by snapping a two-game losing skid.
Chris Osgood was solid for the win, stopping 22-of-25 shots.
Gilbert Brule, Theo Peckham and Sam Gagner tallied for the Oilers, who have lost a season-high seven straight games.
Nikolai Khabibulin was dented for all five goals on 37 shots for the loss.