Connor McDavid, right, of the Oilers celebrates a goal with teammate Darnell Nurse.( Jeff McIntosh/Canadian Press)The Flames fought back within a goal as Tkachuk beat Smith off a feed from Andrew Mangiapane at 4:35 of the 2nd, prior to Lindholm banked the puck off the Oilers netminder's leg and into
the web from behind the objective line at 10:14. The Oilers responded 83 seconds later when Nugent-Hopkins scored thanks to a fantastic pass from Yamamoto.
Jones put Edmonton up 6-3 at 15:58 of the 2nd when his slap shot from the point through traffic found its method into the net.
Tempers flared with 24 seconds left prior to the second intermission when Gagner poked a puck that was under Talbot into the net.