Gallery: Battle of Alberta Flames vs Oilers

 

In the first installment of the Battle of Alberta for the 2013 season, game action as the Calgary Flames took on the Edmonton Oiler. The Flames took Game 1 by a score of 4-3 which also marked the Flames first win of the season.

 
 
 
 
<div id="page1">Edmonton Oilers left winger Magnus Paajarvi  got tripped up on the stick of Calgary Flames goalie Miikka Kiprusoff during second period action NHL action at the Scotiabank Saddledome on January 26, 2013.</div>
 

Edmonton Oilers left winger Magnus Paajarvi got tripped up on the stick of Calgary Flames goalie Miikka Kiprusoff during second period action NHL action at the Scotiabank Saddledome on January 26, 2013.

Photograph by: Colleen De Neve, Calgary Herald

 
<div id="page1">Edmonton Oilers left winger Magnus Paajarvi  got tripped up on the stick of Calgary Flames goalie Miikka Kiprusoff during second period action NHL action at the Scotiabank Saddledome on January 26, 2013.</div>
Calgary Flames, from left, defenceman Mark Giordanno, centre Mikael Backlund and right winger Lee Stempniak celebrated after Backlund scored the Flames first goal of the game against the Edmonton Oilers during first period action NHL action at the Scotiabank Saddledome on January 26, 2013.
Calgary Flames defenceman Jay Bouwmeester, right, tied up Edmonton Oilers left winger Taylor Hall against the boards during first period action NHL action at the Scotiabank Saddledome on January 26, 2013.
In heavy Oilers traffic, Calgary Flames centre Mikael Backlund, middle, drives to the net of Edmonton Oilers goalie Devan Dubnyk during first period action NHL action at the Scotiabank Saddledome on January 26, 2013.
Members of the Calgary Flames, clockwise from left, centre Matt Stajan, right winger Jarome Iginla, defenceman Jay Bouwmeester, defenceman Mark Giordano and right winger Lee Stempniak celebrated after Bouwmeester scored the Flames second goal against the Edmonton Oilers during first period action NHL action at the Scotiabank Saddledome on January 26, 2013.
Calgary Flames left winger Curtis Glencross crashed into Edmonton Oilers goalie Devan Dubnyk drawing a goaltender interferance penalty during first period action NHL action at the Scotiabank Saddledome on January 26, 2013.
Calgary Flames left winger Curtis Glencross, centre, celebrates with teammates defencemen Mark Giordano, left, and Jay Bouwmeester after Glencross scored the Flames third goal of the game against the Edmonton Oilers during second period action NHL action at the Scotiabank Saddledome on January 26, 2013.
Calgary Flames centre Jiri Hudler screens Edmonton Oilers goalie Devan Dubnyk as a shot makes its way towards the net during second period action NHL action at the Scotiabank Saddledome on January 26, 2013.
Calgary Flames centre Jiri Hudler gets driven into the boards by Edmonton Oilers defenceman Justin Schultz during second period action NHL action at the Scotiabank Saddledome on January 26, 2013.
Edmonton Oilers goalie Devan Dubnyk watches as a shot by Calgary Flames right winger Lee Stempniak sails into the top corner of the net as Oilers defenceman Jeff Petry tries to stop him during second period action NHL action at the Scotiabank Saddledome on January 26, 2013.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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