Washington vs Calgary Recap - Flames Win 5-2
|Washington vs Calgary Recap - Flames Win 5-2|
Calgary earned a 5-2 victory over Washington behind a 2-goal performance from Michael Cammalleri on Saturday at Scotiabank Saddledome.
The Flames were a +115 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Michael Cammalleri (2), Jiri Hudler, Curtis Glencross, and Kris Russell each scored for the Flames in the victory. Russell opened the scoring for Calgary, finding the back of the net at 1:04 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Michael Cammalleri and Dennis Wideman.
Karri Ramo stopped 27 of 29 Washington shots in the victory.
Jason Chimera and Aaron Volpatti scored for the Capitals, finding the net behind Karri Ramo.
Michal Neuvirth stopped 17 of 19 shots for the Capitals, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Calgary went 0-for-3, while the Capitals were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Washington lost the shots on goal battle to Calgary by a margin of 33-29.
Calgary heads into a battle against the Maple Leafs. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vancouver.