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Rieder, Lucic score against Oilers in Flames win

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Tobias Rieder and Milan Lucic combined to score three goals against their former team, helping the Calgary Flames defeat the Edmonton Oilers 3-2 in a preseason game at Scotiabank Saddledome.

Rieder broke a tie with his second goal at 14:21 of the third period when TJ Brodie's shot from the top of the slot deflected in off him. Rieder, with the Flames on a tryout, and Lucic played for the Oilers last season.

Gaetan Hass and Zack Kassian scored, and Joakim Nygard had two assists for Edmonton, which ended the preseason 3-4-0. Mikko Koskinen made 19 saves.

David Rittich made 26 saves for Calgary, which ended the preseason 4-3-1.

The Flames open the regular season at the Colorado Avalanche on Oct. 3.

The Oilers open the regular season at the Vancouver Canucks on Oct. 2.

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