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Live Gamethread: Calgary Flames Host Tampa Bay Lightning

Calgary takes the ice tonight at 7PM to face the Tampa Bay Lightning.



Some changes to tonight’s lineup include Josh Jooris and Deryk Engelland returning to the ice. Raphael Diaz, Brian McGrattan and Devin Setoguchi watch from the pressbox. Look out for Jonathan Drouin, 2013’s third overall selection making his second career start.

Flames Probable Lineup

Line 1

Jiri Hudler

Mikael Backlund

Paul Byron

Line 2

Johnny Gaudreau

Sean Monahan

Mason Raymond

Line 3

Curtis Glencross

Joe Colborne

Josh Jooris

Line 4

Brandon Bollig

Matt Stajan

Lance Bouma

Defensive Pair 1

Mark Giordano

TJ Brodie

Defensive Pair 2

Kris Russell

Dennis Wideman

Defensive Pair 3

Ladislav Smid

Deryk Engelland

Starting Goalie

Karri Ramo

Reserve Goalie

Jonas Hiller

Lightning Probable Lineup

Line 1

Jonathan Drouin

Steven Stamkos

Ondrej Palat

Line 2

Brett Connolly

Valtteri Filippula

Tyler Johnson

Line 3

Nikita Kucherov

Vladislav Namestnikov

JT Brown

Line 4

Brenden Morrow

Brian Boyle

Mike Blunden

Defensive Pair 1

Anton Stralman

Matt Carle

Defensive Pair 2

Jason Garrison

Andrej Sustr

Defensive Pair 3

Eric Brewer

Mark Barberio

Starting Goalie

Evgeni Nabokov

Reserve Goalie

Ben Bishop

It's Karri Ramo vs. Evgeni Nabokov in net. Ramo has allowed three goals in two career games against his former team, with a .951 save percentage. The 39-year old Nabokov has faced Calgary 32 times, and is 14-13-4, .908, 2.41 over his career.

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by Kevin Kraczkowski