Vancouver Ices Calgary 4-1 - Recap
|Vancouver Ices Calgary 4-1 - Recap|
Roberto Luongo stopped 40 of 41 shots fired at him by Calgary, as the Canucks skated to a 4-1 victory Wednesday at Scotiabank Saddledome.
Bettors who backed the Canucks were rewarded as -185 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Daniel Sedin, Maxim Lapierre, Alexandre Burrows, and Mason Raymond each scored for the Canucks in the victory. Burrows opened the scoring for Vancouver, finding the back of the net at 17:21 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jason Garrison and Henrik Sedin.
Roberto Luongo turned in a 40-save effort for the Canucks.
Calgary got a goal from Curtis Glencross in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Miikka Kiprusoff stopped 25 of 29 shots for the Flames, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Vancouver went 1-for-4, while the Flames were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Calgary outshot Vancouver 41-29 in the game.
Vancouver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Avalanche. The Flames will aim to get back on the winning track vs Phoenix.