Recap - Flames Defeat Nashville 3-2
|Recap - Flames Defeat Nashville 3-2|
Calgary earned a 3-2 victory over Nashville on Tuesday, but needed a shootout to do it at Bridgestone Arena.
Calgary won as a +120 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Rene Bourque clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 1 for the Flames. Calgary got goals from Cory Sarich and Matt Stajan in the victory. Stajan opened the scoring at 2:57 of the third period.
Miikka Kiprusoff turned in a 25-save effort for the Flames.
Martin Erat and Patric Hornqvist scored for the Predators, finding the net behind Miikka Kiprusoff.
Pekka Rinne stopped 26 of 28 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Calgary scored 0 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Nashville went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Calgary by a margin of 28-27.
Calgary looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Thrashers. The Predators will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.