Flames snap skid; down Canucks

The Calgary Flames ended a three-game slide by defeating the Vancouver Canucks 5-3 Friday night at the Saddledome.

Calgary won the game as -140 favorites, while the eight goals sailed OVER the posted over/under (5.5).

Curtis Glencross, Nigel Dawes, Dion Phaneuf, Dustin Boyd, and Brian McGrattan scored for the Flames.

Rick Rypien, Mikael Samuelsson, and Christian Ehrhoff answered for the Canucks.