Flames vs Islanders Final: 4-3 - Recap
|Flames vs Islanders Final: 4-3 - Recap|
Joe Colborne was the difference, potting a pair for Calgary on Friday as the Flames skated off with a 4-3 victory over the Islanders at Scotiabank Saddledome.
The Flames were a -140 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Joe Colborne (2), Markus Granlund, and Sean Monahan each scored for the Flames in the victory. Granlund opened the scoring for Calgary, finding the back of the net at 2:01 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Paul Byron and Joni Ortio.
Joni Ortio turned in a 23-save effort for the Flames.
Colin McDonald, Kyle Okposo, and Brock Nelson scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Joni Ortio.
New York got a 19-stop effort from Anders Nilsson in the loss.
On the power play, Calgary went 0-for-1, while the Islanders were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Calgary 26-23 in the game.
Calgary heads into a battle against the Canucks. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vancouver.