Calgary Ices New Jersey 6-3 - Recap
|Calgary Ices New Jersey 6-3 - Recap|
Miikka Kiprusoff stopped 35 of 38 shots fired at him by New Jersey, as the Flames skated to a 6-3 victory Tuesday at Scotiabank Saddledome.
Calgary won as a -107 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jarome Iginla, Cory Sarich, Jay Bouwmeester, Curtis Glencross, Lee Stempniak, and T.J. Brodie each scored for the Flames in the victory. Bouwmeester opened the scoring for Calgary, finding the back of the net at 5:54 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jarome Iginla and Chris Butler.
Miikka Kiprusoff turned in a 35-save effort for the Flames.
New Jersey got goals from Patrik Elias, Ilya Kovalchuk, and Adam Henrique in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Johan Hedberg stopped 5 of 9 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Calgary went 1-for-5, while the Devils were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 38-14.
Calgary heads into a battle against the Ducks. New Jersey, meanwhile, will have their next action against Edmonton.