Flames Fall 5-4 Against Colorado - Game Recap
|Flames Fall 5-4 Against Colorado - Game Recap|
The Avalanche earned a 5-4 victory over the Flames on Thursday at Pepsi Center.
Colorado won as a -114 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Colorado got goals from Paul Stastny, Ryan O'Byrne, David Jones, Matt Duchene, and Gabriel Landeskog in the victory. O'Byrne opened the scoring at 5:11 of the second period.
Semyon Varlamov turned in a 19-save effort for the Avalanche.
Jarome Iginla (2), Jay Bouwmeester, and Michael Cammalleri scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Semyon Varlamov.
Joey MacDonald stopped 31 of 36 shots for the Flames, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Colorado scored 0 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Calgary went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to Colorado by a margin of 36-23.
Next game, Colorado takes its act on the road to face Columbus looking for another win. For Calgary, they head home to face Vancouver.