16:44: Calgary opens the scoring after Joe Colborne finds Mark Giordano at the top of the circle for the shot and Mason Raymond is given the credit. | EDM 0, CGY 1 15:44: One minute later Giordano with the assist, finding Jiri Hudler alone in the slot. | EDM 0, CGY 2 8:18: Colborne stat line so far, one assist and two minutes for hooking. Edmonton on the PP with a faceoff in front of Karri Ramo.
7:01: Oil Country erupts, first goal of the regular season and first as an Oiler goes to Teddy Purcell. Assists from David Perron and Nail Yakupov on the PP. | EDM 1, CGY 2
17:16: First man advantage for the Flames, Jordan Eberle is sent to the box for tripping.
9:46: TJ Brodie puts the Oilers on the man advantage for the second time tonight, two minutes for hooking. The Oilers scored their last goal on the PP!
9:26: Make that a TWO man advantage for the next 1:40 or until the first goal. Matt Stajan for tripping. 8:35: What a beauty! A one timer by Taylor Hall from Ryan Nugent-Hopkins finds the back of the net in a hurry. Still 5-on-4 for Edmonton. | EDM 2, CGY 2 0.0: Final period coming up, the next twenty minutes decides this one. Shots 23-11 for, yep, the Oilers.
20:00: Third and final period is underway here at Rexall.
15:37: Mason Raymond's slap shot from the left circle puts the Oilers back in the hole. Lance Bouma gets the helper | EDM 2, CGY 3
5:18: The Oilers surrender another goal, Raymond gets the hatty poking in the pass from Colborne. Hudler gets the second assist. | EDM 2, CGY 41:36: Benoit Pouliot sits down for the next two minutes for slashing to close out the home opener.
0:30: Scrivens makes the inital save but TJ Brodie pots the rebound. Curtis Glencross and Mikael Backlund. | EDM 2, CGY 5
0.0: Game 1 in the books, off to Vancouver tomorrow.