Recap - Flames Defeat Columbus 2-1
|Recap - Flames Defeat Columbus 2-1|
The Blue Jackets came up short Tuesday against the Flames, falling 2-1 in a shootout.
Calgary won as a -118 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jarome Iginla clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 1 for the Flames. Jarome Iginla scored for the Flames in the victory. Iginla opened the scoring for Calgary, finding the back of the net at 3:06 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Olli Jokinen and Derek Smith.
Miikka Kiprusoff stopped 27 of 28 Columbus shots in the victory.
Derick Brassard scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Miikka Kiprusoff.
Steve Mason stopped 25 of 26 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Calgary went 1-for-3, while the Blue Jackets were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Columbus outshot Calgary 28-26 in the game.
Calgary heads into a battle against the Islanders. Columbus, meanwhile, will have their next action against Dallas.