Flames Fall 4-3 Against New York - Game Recap
New York needed a shootout to earn a 4-3 victory over Calgary on Sunday in NHL action at Madison Square Garden.
New York was favored by -185 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
The win was clinched by Benoit Pouliot, who beat Karri Ramo in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for New York. New York got goals from Chris Kreider, Derek Stepan, and Carl Hagelin in the victory. Stepan opened the scoring at 15:25 of the first period.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 18-save effort for the Rangers.
Calgary got goals from Curtis Glencross, Mikael Backlund, and Sean Monahan in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Karri Ramo stopped 29 of 32 shots for the Flames, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Calgary went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 32-21.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Penguins. The Flames will aim to get back on the winning track at Boston.