Both team’s first three shooters were stopped in the shootout until Pisani slipped the puck between Kipper’s legs on the Oilers 4th shot. Calgary’s Chuck Kobasew was the final Flames shooter but was stopped by Oilers goalie Mike Morrison. This victory gives Edmonton thier fifth win in the last 6 games.
Edmonton lead for most of the game until Marcus Nilson scored the lone goal for the Flames at 11:34 of the 3rd period. The assists went to Steve Reinprecht and Jarome Iginla. The Flames, who lost for only the second time in their last 12 games (10-1-1), dropped 1 point back of Vancouver into 2nd place in the Northwest Division. The Flames have 31 points.
Calgary’s next game is Tuesday November 29, in Nashville.