Winnipeg Falls 5-3 to Flames - Recap
|Winnipeg Falls 5-3 to Flames - Recap|
Calgary got a 42-save performance from Miikka Kiprusoff as the Flames handed Winnipeg a 5-3 loss on Friday at Scotiabank Saddledome.
Bettors who backed the Flames were rewarded as -130 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
Calgary got goals from Jarome Iginla, Alex Tanguay, Matt Stajan, Curtis Glencross, and Mark Giordano in the victory. Giordano opened the scoring at 3:54 of the first period.
Miikka Kiprusoff turned in a 42-save effort for the Flames.
Winnipeg got goals from Blake Wheeler, Tobias Enstrom, and Evander Kane in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Winnipeg got a 22-stop effort from Ondrej Pavelec in the loss.
On the power play, Calgary went 3-for-3, while the Jets were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 45-27.
Calgary looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wild. The Jets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Dallas.