Phoenix Falls 4-1 to Flames - Recap
|Phoenix Falls 4-1 to Flames - Recap|
The Flames earned a 4-1 victory over the Coyotes on Thursday at Scotiabank Saddledome.
Bettors who backed the Flames were rewarded as -129 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
Calgary got goals from Jarome Iginla, Alex Tanguay, Matt Stajan, and Sven Baertschi in the victory. Baertschi opened the scoring at 0:17 of the first period.
Miikka Kiprusoff turned in a 27-save effort for the Flames.
Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Miikka Kiprusoff.
Mike Smith stopped 15 of 19 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Calgary scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Phoenix went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to Phoenix by a margin of 28-19.
Calgary heads into a battle against the Oilers. Phoenix, meanwhile, will have their next action against Edmonton.