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Koskinen, McDavid help Oilers beat Flames 1-0

Mikko Koskinen made 24 saves in his third shutout of the season and Connor McDavid scored the only goal as the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Calgary Flames 1-0 on Sunday.

The Oilers have won three straight and have gone 6-1-0 in their last seven games.

The Flames had a five-game winning streak snapped, and are 9-2-1 in their last 12 outings.

David Rittich made 29 saves in a losing effort for Calgary.

Edmonton got going 12 minutes into the opening period with some nice passing by the top line. Alex Chiasson fed McDavid at the side of the net and the Oilers' captain sent his 16th goal of the season past Flames goalie David Rittich.

The Oilers came out...

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