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Preseason Game Thread #1: Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers

It's the first Flames home game since May!



Welcome back to the Saddledome, friends! Tonight, the Calgary Flames are hosting the Edmonton Oilers, and vice versa. This is the game thread where we focus on the Flames at home: aka, the game in which the Flames have a pretty cool roster, and the Oilers… exist.

Pretty much all the big dogs for the Flames are here. Sean Monahan, Johnny Gaudreau, Jiri Hudler, Mark Giordano, and T.J. Brodie – all present. Sam Bennett, Michael Frolik, Emile Poirier, and Dougie Hamilton? Also present, and should be super fun to watch.

And just think: we're getting a full year of all of them. (Probably not Poirier, but hey, he's next in line – keep an eye on him!)

Here are your projected lineups:

Calgary Flames
Left Wing Center Right Wing
Johnny Gaudreau Sean Monahan Jiri Hudler
Mason Raymond Sam Bennett Michael Frolik
Micheal Ferland Matt Stajan Emile Poirier
Brandon Bollig Drew Shore Hunter Smith
Left Defence Right Defence
Mark Giordano T.J. Brodie
Tyler Wotherspoon Dougie Hamilton
Brett Kulak Jakub Nakladal
Jonas Hiller
Joni Ortio
Edmonton Oilers
Left Wing Center Right Wing
Benoit Pouliot Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Jordan Eberle
Matt Hendricks Mark Letestu Lauri Korpikoski
Anton Slepyshev Nail Yakupov Rob Klinkhammer
Philip McRae Jujhar Khaira Braden Christoffer
Left Defence Right Defence
Oscar Klefbom Justin Schultz
Griffin Reinhart Eric Gryba
Darnell Nurse Joey LaLeggia
Ben Scrivens
Anders Nilsson

You can find the game here. Go Flames!

by Ari Yanover