CALGARY - With Glenn Gawdin being assigned to Stockton yesterday, the Flames had two extra forwards and one extra defenceman skating during today's practice at the Scotiabank Saddledome.
Derek Ryan, who missed the past two games due to illness, and Buddy Robinson alternated on forward lines. Sam Bennett remained on a line with Milan Lucic and Dillon Dube while Mark Jankowski was flanked by Zac Rinaldo and Tobias Rieder. Alexander Yelesin alternated into pairings on the blueline while Brandon Davidson skated alongside Oliver Kylington.
Check out all of the lines and defence pairings used on Thursday.
Johnny Gaudreau - Sean Monahan - Elias Lindholm
Andrew Mangiapane - Mikael Backlund - Matthew Tkachuk
Milan Lucic - Sam Bennett - Dillon Dube
Zac Rinaldo - Mark Jankowski - Tobias Rieder
Derek Ryan - Buddy Robinson
Noah Hanifin - Rasmus Andersson
TJ Brodie - Michael Stone
Oliver Kylington - Brandon Davidson
The Flames are back in action on Friday night, hosting the Boston Bruins at 7:00 p.m. MT. Limited tickets are available HERE.