Gameday – Oilers vs Flames – 8:00 – HNiC

January 26th, 2013 | Posted in Game Takes
By: Mike Fawcett

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 2-1-0

4 points – 8th in the West

VS

0-2-1

1 points – 14th in the West


Team Stat Comparison
Edmonton Category Calgary
1-0-0 Home/Road Record 0-2-0
2-1-0 Last 10 0-2-1
Won 1 Streak OT 1
8 Goals 7
9 Goals Against 12
22.2% 15th PP% 36.4% 4th
4 PP Goals 4
0 SH Goals Against 0
83.3% 8th PK% 75.0% 21st
3 PP Goals Allowed 3
0 SH Goals 0
60 PIM 24
50.2% 15th Face Off % 43.8% 29th

 

Goaltenders
Edmonton
Name Games Played Wins Goals Against GAA Shutouts Saves Save %
Devan Dubnyk 3 2 9 3.70 0 68 0.883
Yann Danis 1 0 0 0.00 0 14 1.000
Calgary
Name Games Played Wins Goals Against GAA Shutouts Saves Save %
Miikka Kipprusoff 3 0 11 3.59 0 78 0.876
Leland Irving 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 1.000

 

Team Leaders
Edmonton Category Calgary
4 tied with 4 Points Cutris Glencross 4
Nail Yakupov 2 Goals Glencross, Tanguya & Stempniak 2
5 tied with 2 Assists Glencross, Iginla & Wideman 2
Hall & Nugent-Hopkins +3 +/- 7 tied with 0
Ladislav Smid 25 PIM Tanguay & Baertschi 4
Sam Gagner 1 Game Winning Goals -
Jordan Eberle 14 Shots Jarome Iginla 16
Jeff Petry 6 Hits Tim Jackman 7
Nick Schultz 12 Blocked Shots Giordano & Wideman 6
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 5 Missed Shots Mikael Backlund 6

 

Injuries
Edmonton
Ben Eager LW 01/23/2013 is on injured reserve IR concussion
Ryan Jones LW 01/07/2013 is on injured reserve IR eye surgery
Nikolai Khabibulin G 01/18/2013 is on injured reserve IR left hip surgery
Theo Peckham D 01/18/2013 is on injured reserve IR strained hip flexor
Andy Sutton D 01/16/2013 is on injured reserve IR knee surgery
Calgary
Anton Babchuk D 01/13/2013 will miss at least three weeks Out sprained shoulder
Lance Bouma C 01/07/2013 will miss the entire season Out right knee surgery
Roman Cervenka C 01/07/2013 is expected to play Saturday’s game against Edmonton Out blood clot
Jiri Hudler LW 01/24/2013 is expected to play Saturday’s game against Edmonton Questionable personal

 

Matchup
Edmonton
Oilers are 42-86 in their last 128 after scoring 2 goals or less in their previous game.
Oilers are 71-146 in their last 217 overall.
Oilers are 19-45 in their last 64 vs. Northwest.
Oilers are 29-69 in their last 98 when their opponent scores 2 goals or less in their previous game.
Oilers are 14-37 in their last 51 Saturday games.
Oilers are 29-78 in their last 107 road games.
Calgary
Flames are 2-7 in their last 9 after scoring 2 goals or less in their previous game.
Flames are 1-6 in their last 7 vs. Northwest.
Flames are 37-17-1 in the last 55 meetings.
Flames are 20-6-1 in last 27 meetings in Calgary.

 

Past 10 Meetings
Visitor Category Home
03-16-12 Calgary 1 Edmonton 3
02-21-12 Edmonton 6 Calgary 1
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)

 

HD’s Gut Feeling
The Flames hope to cash in with two Czechs tonight. Stajan is set to center a line with Jiri Hudler and Roman Cervenka. Iggy needs 13 points to tie Fleury with 1,088. Time to get a few tonight.4-1 Flames – Iginla (X3) & Hudler

 

Projected Lines
Curtis Glencross Alex Tanguay Jarome Iginla
Mike Cammalleri Mikael Backlund Lee Stempniak
Jiri Hudler Matt Stajan Roman Cervenka
Steve Begin Blair Jones Blake Comeau
Projected Pairings
Mark Giordano Jay Bouwmeester
TJ Brodie Dennis Wideman
Derek Smith Cory Sarich
Projected Starting Goaltender
Miikka Kiprusoff

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