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The last Saturday night at Rexall Place.

Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports

Game Details

Edmonton Oilers Record: 30-42-7
Calgary Flames Record: 32-4-6
Puck Drop: 8:00PM MST
Television: CBC
Radio: 630 CHED
The Opposing View: Matchsticks and Gasoline

Tonight's Storyline

One last Saturday night game and one last Battle of Alberta at Rexall Place. After this the Oilers host the Canucks and then that's it for the Oilers and this building, it's on to Rogers Place for next season. Unfortunately I'm not old enough to remember these games when they really were a battle. I've heard stories and watched old VHS recordings but I never got to experience it live. But even without that some of the more recent games have still left me with some fantastic memories. Jordan Eberle's first career goal is one that comes to mind right away. Tonight it might be better to think about what was with these two teams, rather than what they are now.

Line Combinations


Taylor Hall - Leon Draisaitl - Nail Yakupov
Patrick Maroon - Connor McDavid - Jordan Eberle
Lauri Korpikoski - Ryan Nugent-Hopkins - Iiro Pakarinen
Matt Hendricks - Mark Letestu - Zack Kassian

Andrej Sekera - Mark Fayne
Jordan Oesterle - Griffin Reinhart
Darnell Nurse - Adam Pardy

Cam Talbot