Post-Game: Flames beat Oilers in a true battle

The Battle of Alberta has been criticized for being a rather tepid, emotionless affair in recent years. Well, the Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers put together a game full of emotion on Saturday night. The Flames struck three times in the third period to beat the Oilers by a 4-2 score.


The Battle of Alberta hits Alberta roads Nov. 19

The Government of Alberta, Calgary Flames Foundation and Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation are teaming up on a unique initiative.Flames and Oilers fans will soon be able to represent their team via license plates.


FGD 20: The Battle of Alberta backups (8pm MT, CBC/SNW/SN1)

Folks, it’s time for the first Battle of Alberta of the 2018-19 season! The Calgary Flames (10-8-1, 21 points) host the Edmonton Oilers (9-8-1, 19 points) in a game that carries a lot of importance for both clubs as they approach the quarter mark of the regular season.


A brief history of the Battle of Alberta

Hockey’s Battle of Alberta might be the best rivalry in sports. The dispute between the Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers has raged on since 1980, though it’s been awhile since it’s been a terribly bitter affair. But it may be becoming a true battle once more.