CALGARY - The Flames will be making at least two lineup changes this evening when they host the Edmonton Oilers at 7:00 p.m. MT.
Head coach Glen Gulutzan has confirmed Matthew Tkachuk (day-to-day) will not play this evening and Sam Bennett will move up to play with Mikael Backlund and Michael Frolik. Chris Stewart will play tonight, likely skating on the third line.
While Gulutzan didn't confirm Nick Shore drawing into the lineup, Mark Jankowski did spend extra time on the ice after the morning skate, indicating Shore could take his place on the third line tonight.
Here are tonight's projected lines, defence pairings and starting goaltender:
Johnny Gaudreau - Sean Monahan - Micheal Ferland
Sam Bennett - Mikael Backlund - Michael Frolik
Garnet Hathaway - Nick Shore - Chris Stewart
Troy Brouwer - Matt Stajan - Curtis Lazar
Mark Giordano - Dougie Hamilton
TJ Brodie - Travis Hamonic
Brett Kulak - Michael Stone