Calgary Ices Carolina 7-6 - Recap
|Calgary Ices Carolina 7-6 - Recap|
Jarome Iginla scored twice to lead the Flames over Carolina 7-6 on Tuesday at Scotiabank Saddledome.
The Flames were a -122 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Calgary got goals from Jarome Iginla (2), Brendan Morrison (2), Rene Bourque, Lee Stempniak, and Mikael Backlund in the victory. Iginla opened the scoring at 3:07 of the first period.
Miikka Kiprusoff turned in a 28-save effort for the Flames.
Eric Staal (2), Tim Brent, Chad LaRose, Jiri Tlusty, and Jamie McBain scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Miikka Kiprusoff.
Cam Ward stopped 26 of 32 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Calgary scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Carolina went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Calgary by a margin of 35-34.
Next game, Calgary takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For Carolina, they head on the road to face Edmonton.