Ducks vs Flames Final: 3-2 - Recap
Anaheim needed a shootout to earn a 3-2 victory over Calgary on Monday in NHL action at Honda Center.
Anaheim was favored by -151 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
The win was clinched by Niklas Hagman, who beat Miikka Kiprusoff in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Anaheim. Anaheim got goals from Bobby Ryan and Matt Beleskey in the victory. Ryan opened the scoring at 15:52 of the first period.
Jonas Hiller turned in a 24-save effort for the Ducks.
Calgary got goals from Jarome Iginla and Alex Tanguay in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Calgary got a 31-stop effort from Miikka Kiprusoff in the loss.
On the power play, Anaheim went 0-for-5, while the Flames were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 33-26.
Next game, Anaheim takes its act home to face Carolina looking for another win. For Calgary, they head on the road to face San Jose.