Calgary Skates Past Anaheim 5-2 - Recap
Calgary got a pair of goals from Akim Aliu as the Flames skated to a 5-2 victory over Anaheim on Saturday at Scotiabank Saddledome.
Calgary was favored by -113 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Akim Aliu (2), Jay Bouwmeester, Anton Babchuk, and Lee Stempniak each scored for the Flames in the victory. Aliu opened the scoring for Calgary, finding the back of the net at 4:00 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Michael Cammalleri.
Henrik Karlsson turned in a 23-save effort for the Flames.
Anaheim got goals from Bobby Ryan (2) in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jonas Hiller stopped 18 of 23 shots for the Ducks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Calgary went 0-for-3, while the Ducks were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Anaheim outshot Calgary 25-23 in the game.