Recap - Flames Defeat Atlanta 4-2
|Recap - Flames Defeat Atlanta 4-2|
The Flames beat Atlanta 4-2 on Thursday, earning a victory backstopped by Miikka Kiprusoff's Miikka KiprusoffSaves saves.
Calgary won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Calgary got goals from Brendan Morrison, Curtis Glencross, Mark Giordano, and Mikael Backlund in the victory. Giordano opened the scoring at 4:55 of the first period.
Miikka Kiprusoff stopped 22 of 24 Atlanta shots in the victory.
Atlanta got goals from Anthony Stewart and Bryan Little in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Atlanta got a 20-stop effort from Ondrej Pavelec in the loss.
Calgary scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Atlanta went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Calgary looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Thrashers will aim to get back on the winning track at Carolina.