Anaheim Ices Calgary 5-4 - Recap
|Anaheim Ices Calgary 5-4 - Recap|
Saku Koivu scored a pair of goals against the Flames as Anaheim handed Calgary a 5-4 defeat on Friday at Scotiabank Saddledome.
The Ducks were a +129 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Saku Koivu (2), Teemu Selanne, Brandon McMillan, and Cam Fowler each scored for the Ducks in the victory. Koivu opened the scoring for Anaheim, finding the back of the net at 13:04 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jason Blake and Teemu Selanne.
Curtis McElhinney turned in a 21-save effort for the Ducks.
Jarome Iginla, Olli Jokinen, Curtis Glencross, and Rene Bourque scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Curtis McElhinney.
Calgary got a 25-stop effort from Miikka Kiprusoff in the loss.
Anaheim scored 1 time on 1 chances on the power play, while Calgary went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 30-25.
Anaheim heads into a battle against the Oilers. Calgary, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vancouver.