After trending downward for just a few years, Talbot rebuilt his inventory as a backup to Flames goalie David Rittich. He posted a 2.63 goals-against common and .919 save proportion in 26 video games (22 begins).
The 33-year-old earned the beginning nod within the playoffs and had a 2.42 GAA and .924 save proportion in 10 video games.
The Oilers traded for Talbot in 2015, considering he could possibly be the franchise goalie they wanted to take the following step. Whereas he was stable in his first few years there, he regressed as time went on, posting a GAA north of three.00. He was dealt to Philadelphia on the 2019 commerce deadline after which signed a one-year, $2.75 million cope with Calgary within the offseason.