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Sportsnet.ca Jan 30, 2020
Oilers, Flames still separated by thinnest margins after latest battle

Oilers, Flames still separated by thinnest margins after latest battle

As the latest Battle of Alberta showed, there isn’t much that separates the Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Flames (4) - Oilers (3) SO: Undefeated!

Flames (4) - Oilers (3) SO: Undefeated!

Photo by Andy Devlin/NHLI via Flames win third game against provincial rival this season Calgary Flames (4) - Edmonton Oilers (3) (SO) Complete Stats Recap For Oilers fans Wednesday, signing Zack Kassian to a bloated contract would be the second most disapointing event of the day. Despite holding and losing 1-0, 2-1, and 3-2 leads, the Calgary Flames skated out of Edmonton with a win in the shootout. Elias Lindholm scored the only goal of the first, when his centering pass was deflected past by Mike Smith by Adam Larsson. It was the only score of the period, but there were plenty of...
Sportsnet.ca Jan 30, 2020
Sean Monahan scores shootout winner as Flames edge Oilers

Sean Monahan scores shootout winner as Flames edge Oilers

Sean Monahan scored the shootout winner as the Calgary Flames snapped a two-game skid with a 4-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 30, 2020
Flames, Oilers add classic chapter to Battle of Alberta lore

Flames, Oilers add classic chapter to Battle of Alberta lore

The legend of the Battle of Alberta continues to grow after a highlight-filled clash between the Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers Jan 30, 2020

Monahan Scores Shootout Winner as Flames Edge Rival Oilers 4-3

EDMONTON — Sean Monahan scored the shootout winner as the Calgary Flames snapped a two-game skid with a 4-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday. Andrew Mangiapane had a pair of goals and Elias Lindholm also scored for the Flames, who improved... The post Monahan Scores Shootout Winner as Flames Edge Rival Oilers 4-3 appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Calgary Sun Jan 30, 2020

Flames top Oilers in shootout battle

EDMONTON — For the amount of hype, the amount of build-up and the amount of back-and-forth that led into Wednesday’s game, it would have been impossible for the third instalment of the Battle of Alberta to live up to the sky-high expectations. “To be honest with you, I can’t remember all the stuff that’s been said,” […]
Sportsnet.ca Jan 29, 2020
George Parros hoping for Oilers, Flames to continue to play great hockey

George Parros hoping for Oilers, Flames to continue to play great hockey

George Parros joined Gene Principe to talk about his presence in Edmonton for the Battle of Alberta. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Staff Predictions & Lines: Calgary Flames @ Edmonton Oilers

Staff Predictions & Lines: Calgary Flames @ Edmonton Oilers

Will the Flames take their third straight from Edmonton tonight? Staff Predictions Calgary Flames @ Edmonton Oilers, 8 PM MT Preview Favorite: Edmonton Line: -120 O/U: 6.0 Calgary @ Edmonton Oilers: 59-69-10 Calgary vs Edmonton Oilers Overall: 134-121-19 Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers 2019-20: 2-0-0 12/27: Calgary Flames 5 @ Edmonton Oilers 1 (W) 1/11: Calgary Flames 4 vs Edmonton Oilers 3 (W) Calgary Last 10: 6-3-1 Edmonton Last 10: 6-3-1 Predictions Mark: Calgary Flames 3 - Edmonton Oilers 4 I HATE predicting that, but I feel like Edmonton has something to prove tonight. Also, I expect...
Calgary Sun Jan 29, 2020

Oilers’ Smith gets call against Flames, downplays significance of facing former team

Mike Smith played two seasons with the Calgary Flames and produced a rockstar-type performance in the post-season, but on Wednesday, he said that starting against his old team was “just another game.” Except it wasn’t. In so many ways. The fact that the soon-to-be 38-year-old was set to open the most-talked about clash in the […]
Sportsnet.ca Jan 29, 2020
Louie DeBrusk believes Battle of Alberta will be filled with fireworks

Louie DeBrusk believes Battle of Alberta will be filled with fireworks

Louie DeBrusk joined Tim & Sid to talk about the last installment of the Battle of Alberta and what he expects from tonight’s game between the Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 29, 2020
Oilers, Flames downplay hostilities, say they’re focused on result

Oilers, Flames downplay hostilities, say they’re focused on result

It seems that even the hype around a Battle of Alberta can’t survive 19 days of dormancy, as there was as much venom at Wednesday’s morning skate as you’d find at a puppy party. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 29, 2020
Whether rough or not, neither Oilers or Flames want to back down

Whether rough or not, neither Oilers or Flames want to back down

Oilers reporter Gene Principe joins Lead Off to discuss the hype and drama surrounding this latest Battle of Alberta, and whether he expects it to be as physical as we hope, seeing as though the game is so important to both teams. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 29, 2020
Battle of Alberta: What would an Oilers-Flames playoff series look like?

Battle of Alberta: What would an Oilers-Flames playoff series look like?

The hype for a Flames vs. Oilers playoff series would be unbelievably high, but how would it shake out by the numbers? The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Last Word on Hockey Jan 29, 2020
NHL Predictions: January 29th – Including Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers

NHL Predictions: January 29th – Including Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers

Welcome back to NHL Predictions, where the Last Word on Hockey team provides insight into all of today’s games. On Wednesday, January 29th’s edition of NHL Predictions, we’ll take a look at all six games. Today’s featured game is a battle of Alberta between the Calgary Flames and the Edmonton Oilers. NHL Predictions Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Dallas Stars Head-to-Head: Maple Leafs 0-0 Stars It's the first head-to-head meeting of the season between the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Dallas Stars. Both teams saw their bye-week break come to an end on Monday night. The Stars downed the...
Preview: Calgary Flames @ Edmonton Oilers 1/29/20 (52/82): Two HUGE Points Are Up For Grabs

Preview: Calgary Flames @ Edmonton Oilers 1/29/20 (52/82): Two HUGE Points Are Up For Grabs

Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports The Flames and Oilers will battle it out tonight, but will it be hockey that takes centre stage? Calgary Flames @ Edmonton Oilers 8:00 PM MT, Rogers Place, Edmonton AB TV: TVAS, SN360, SNO, SNW - Radio: SN960 Calgary Flames 26-20-5 (58 pts) - Edmonton Oilers 26-18-5 (57 Points) NHL Standings Buckle up! The Flames and Oilers will tangle for the third time this season on Wednesday night and it’s the first of back to back games between these two provincial rivals. The Flames come into this contest having dropped two in a row, but have secured a point in...
Calgary Sun Jan 28, 2020

Flames’ alumni pining for Battle of Alberta playoff series

It’s been years, decades actually, since there was this much hype — and this much hate — in the lead-up to an instalment of the NHL’s Battle of Alberta. You can thank Matthew Tkachuk and Zack Kassian for that. And what’s especially tantalizing is that the Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers will clash not once […]
Edmonton Journal Jan 28, 2020

Watch: Oiler Zack Kassian on upcoming Flames game Wednesday

Oilers Zack Kassian speaks to the media after practice Tuesday on the upcoming game with Matt Tkachuk and the Calgary Flames Wednesday at Rogers Place in Edmonton. This will be the first meeting since Kassian rag-dolled Tkachuk following two predator-type hits and took a double minor and a misconduct and was then given a two-game […]
The Hockey Writers Jan 28, 2020
Oilers’ Zack Kassian Says Win Is Best Revenge Against Flames’ Tkachuk

Oilers’ Zack Kassian Says Win Is Best Revenge Against Flames’ Tkachuk

Edmonton Oilers winger Zack Kassian, fresh off a two-game suspension for pummelling Calgary’s Matthew Tkachuk, thinks winning will be the best revenge when the teams meet again Wednesday. Kassian feels like he already delivered his message to Tkachuk, referring to the one-sided beatdown on Jan. 11, and said with the playoff race so tight, the […] The post Oilers’ Zack Kassian Says Win Is Best Revenge Against Flames’ Tkachuk appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 28, 2020
Will latest game in Battle of Alberta live up to hype?

Will latest game in Battle of Alberta live up to hype?

Caroline Cameron and Colby Armstrong discuss the next game in the Battle of Alberta between the Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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