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GameThread: Calgary Flames at Edmonton Oilers

Not only are the Flames looking for their first win of the season, but they'd probably love to crash the party in Edmonton and show them up with their own young guys, too.

heck yeah
heck yeah
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Here are your starting lineups:

Calgary Flames
Left Wing Center Right Wing
Paul Byron Sean Monahan Jiri Hudler
Curtis Glencross Mikael Backlund David Jones
Johnny Gaudreau Joe Colborne Mason Raymond
Brandon Bollig Matt Stajan Lance Bouma
Left Defense Right Defense
TJ Brodie Mark Giordano
Kris Russell Deryk Engelland
Ladislav Smid Rafa Diaz
Karri Ramo
Jonas Hiller
Devin Setoguchi Brian McGrattan Dennis Wideman

Edmonton Oilers
Left Wing Center Right Wing
Taylor Hall Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Jordan Eberle
Benoit Pouliot Mark Arcobello Teddy Purcell
David Perron Leon Draisaitl Nail Yakupov
Matt Hendricks Boyd Gordon Jesse Joensuu
Left Defense Right Defense
Andrew Ference Jeff Petry
Nikita Nikitin Mark Fayne
Brad Hunt Justin Schultz
Ben Scrivens
Viktor Fasth

David Jones is in for Brian McGrattan, while Rafa Diaz replaces Dennis Wideman. Matt Stajan and our top three defencemen have all gotten a little relief.

This is Johnny Gaudreau's third NHL game, and Leon Draisaitl's first. Who's gonna have the better showing? Here we go!