Flames vs Oilers Final: 2-1 - Recap
|Flames vs Oilers Final: 2-1 - Recap|
Sean Monahan scored a pair of goals against the Oilers as Calgary handed Edmonton a 2-1 defeat on Saturday at Rexall Place.
Calgary was an underdog by +115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Sean Monahan (2) scored for the Flames in the victory. Monahan opened the scoring for Calgary, finding the back of the net at 10:15 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Joe Colborne and Mark Giordano.
Reto Berra turned in a 21-save effort for the Flames.
David Perron scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Reto Berra.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 28 of 30 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Calgary went 0-for-3, while the Oilers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Calgary by a margin of 30-22.
Calgary heads into a battle against the Wild. Edmonton, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ottawa.