Oilers Fall 8-1 Against Calgary - Game Recap
Edmonton couldn't hang with the Flames on Saturday as Calgary blasted the Oilers 8-1 at Rexall Place.
The Flames were a +133 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Curtis Glencross (3), Michael Cammalleri, Matt Stajan, Mark Giordano, Kevin Westgarth, and Paul Byron each scored for the Flames in the victory. Giordano opened the scoring for Calgary, finding the back of the net at 8:29 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Michael Cammalleri and T.J. Brodie.
Karri Ramo turned in a 24-save effort for the Flames.
Jeff Petry scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Karri Ramo.
Viktor Fasth stopped 11 of 16 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Calgary went 0-for-3, while the Oilers were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Calgary by a margin of 31-25.
Calgary looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sharks. The Oilers will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Jose.