Oilers vs Flames – 7:00 – SNet-W

February 21st, 2012 | Posted in Game Day
By: Mike Fawcett

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22-30-6

50 points – 15th in the West

VS

28-22-9

65 points – 8th in the West


Team Stat Comparison
Edmonton Category Calgary
7-20-2 Home/Road Record 16-8-2
4-4-2 Last 10 5-2-3
Lost 2 Streak Won 1
153 Goals 142
177 Goals Against 155
20.8% 4th PP% 16.9% 16th
44 PP Goals 32
7 SH Goals Against 4
82.6% 13th PK% 83.9% 10th
38 PP Goals Allowed 31
4 SH Goals 0
677 PIM 610
48.4% 25th Face Off % 45.1% 30th

 

Goaltenders
Edmonton
Name Games Played Wins Goals Against GAA Shutouts Saves Save %
Nikolai Khabibulin 34 12 82 2.60 2 873 0.914
Devan Dubnyk 29 10 81 3.05 0 769 0.905
Calgary
Name Games Played Wins Goals Against GAA Shutouts Saves Save %
Miikka Kipprusoff 51 27 111 2.23 4 1342 0.924
Leland Irving 5 1 15 3.26 0 161 0.915
Henrik Karlsson 6 0 18 3.48 0 154 0.895

 

Team Leaders
Edmonton Category Calgary
Jordan Eberle 55 Points Olli Jokinen 49
Jordan Eberle 25 Goals Jarome Iginla 23
Jordan Eberle 30 Assists Olli Jokinen 31
Eberle & Gagner +2 +/- Olli Jokinen +6
Ben Eager 88 PIM Tim Jackman 77
Taylor Hall 5 Game Winning Goals Jarome Iginla 4
Taylor Hall 159 Shots Jarome Iginla 186
Ladislav Smid 131 Hits Tim Jackman 133
Ladislav Smid 142 Blocked Shots Scott Hannan 93
Ryan Smyth 59 Missed Shots Jarome Iginla 63

 

Injuries
Edmonton
Taylor Fedun D 10/03/2011 is on injured reserve and is expected to miss the entire season IR broken right femur
Nikolai Khabibulin G 02/20/2012 is expected to miss 1-2 weeks Out strained groin
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins C 02/07/2012 is expected to miss 1-2 weeks Out sprained shoulder
Theo Peckham D 02/02/2012 is on injured reserve IR facial
Corey Potter D 02/20/2012 is doubtful for Tuesday’s game against Calgary Doubtful strained groin
Calgary
Mikael Backlund C 02/12/2012 is on injured reserve and expected to miss 4-6 weeks IR left arm
Curtis Glencross LW 01/18/2012 is on injured reserve and will miss at least six weeks IR left knee
Blair Jones C 02/10/2012 is on injured reserve and is out indefinitely IR broken left ankle
David Moss RW 11/13/2011 is on injured reserve and is out indefinitely IR ankle
Derek Smith D 12/30/2011 is on injured reserve and is expected to miss 6-8 weeks IR high right ankle sprain
Lee Stempniak RW 02/02/2012 is on injured reserve and will miss at least six weeks IR high ankle sprain

 

Matchup
Edmonton
Oilers are 4-1 in their last 5 games following a home loss of 3 or more goals.
Oilers are 59-131 in their last 190 overall.
Oilers are 34-76 in their last 110 after scoring 2 goals or less in their previous game.
Oilers are 16-43 in their last 59 vs. Northwest.
Oilers are 15-37-1 in the last 53 meetings.
Oilers are 14-39 in their last 53 Tuesday games.
Oilers are 0-4 in their last 4 games playing on 1 days rest.
Calgary
Flames are 5-0 in their last 5 after scoring 2 goals or less in their previous game.
Flames are 21-6-1 in the last 28 meetings in Calgary.
Flames are 11-3 in their last 14 home games.
Flames are 19-7 in their last 26 vs. Northwest.
Flames are 1-4 in their last 5 games following a win.

 

Past 10 Meetings
Visitor Category Home
01-21-12 Calgary 6 Edmonton 2
12-10-11 Edmonton 0 Calgary 3
12-03-11 Calgary 5 Edmonton 3
10-18-11 Edmonton 1 Calgary 2
04-06-11 Edmonton 1 Calgary 6
03-26-11 Calgary 5 Edmonton 4 (SO)
01-01-11 Calgary 2 Edmonton 1
10-26-10 Edmonton 4 Calgary 5 )SO)
10-16-10 Edmonton 3 Calgary 5
10-07-10 Calgary 0 Edmonton 4

 

HD’s Gut Feeling
Calgary has won nine straight meetings between the teams and has outscored Edmonton 16-6 in four wins this season. The Flames have earned at least one point in each of their last eight games (5-0-3). The surge has catapulted them into the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference, two points behind seventh-place Phoenix.4-1 Flames – Iginla, Jokinen, Byron & Giordano

 

Projected Lines
Alex Tanguay Olli Jokinen Jarome Iginla
Tom Kostopoulos Mike Cammalleri Blake Comeau
Paul Byron Roman Horak Krys Kolanos
Lance Bouma Matt Stajan Tim Jackman
Projected Pairings
Jay Bouwmeester Chris Butler
Mark Giordano Scott Hannan
TJ Brodie Cory Sarich
Projected Starting Goaltender
Miikka Kiprusoff

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