It didn’t take long for Connor McDavid to make his presence felt.
The Edmonton Oilers rookie, who missed 37 games due to a shoulder injury, scored in highlight-reel fashion on Tuesday night.
"Three months of grumpy days... It definitely felt really good."https://t.co/POMYNW3XrT
— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) February 3, 2016
McDavid’s sixth of the season gave the Oilers a 2-1 lead midway through the second period. He added an assist on Benoit Pouliot's 11th of the season later in the period.
The 19-year-old, 2015 first-overall pick, had five goals and seven assists in 13 games prior to being sidelined.