Ryan Getzlaf was the difference, potting a pair for Anaheim on Monday as the Ducks skated off with a 5-4 victory over the Flames at Scotiabank Saddledome.
Anaheim was favored by -109 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Ryan Getzlaf (2), Daniel Winnik (2), and Saku Koivu each scored for the Ducks in the victory. Getzlaf opened the scoring for Anaheim, finding the back of the net at 1:06 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Toni Lydman and Corey Perry.
Jonas Hiller turned in a 21-save effort for the Ducks.
Curtis Glencross (2), Alex Tanguay, and Lee Stempniak scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Jonas Hiller.
Calgary got a 19-stop effort from Miikka Kiprusoff in the loss.
On the power play, Anaheim went 0-for-2, while the Flames were 2-for-3 with the man advantage.
Calgary outshot Anaheim 25-24 in the game.
Anaheim heads into a battle against the Canucks. Calgary, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vancouver.