Calgary vs Detroit Recap - Flames Win 4-1
|Calgary vs Detroit Recap - Flames Win 4-1|
Calgary got a pair of goals from Jarome Iginla as the Flames skated to a 4-1 victory over Detroit on Thursday at Joe Louis Arena.
Calgary was an underdog by +162 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Calgary got goals from Jarome Iginla (2), Olli Jokinen, and Lee Stempniak in the victory. Stempniak opened the scoring at 15:53 of the first period.
Miikka Kiprusoff turned in a 28-save effort for the Flames.
Danny Cleary scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Miikka Kiprusoff.
Jimmy Howard stopped 18 of 21 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Calgary went 2-for-4, while the Red Wings were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Detroit outshot Calgary 29-22 in the game.
Calgary looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sabres. The Red Wings will aim to get back on the winning track vs Anaheim.