Vancouver Skates Past Calgary 3-2 - Recap
The Flames came up short Saturday against the Canucks, falling 3-2 in a shootout.
Vancouver was favored by -210 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
The win was clinched by Chris Higgins, who beat Karri Ramo in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Vancouver. Vancouver got goals from Ryan Kesler and Yannick Weber in the victory. Kesler opened the scoring at 3:50 of the second period.
Roberto Luongo turned in a 31-save effort for the Canucks.
Matt Stajan and Mark Giordano scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Roberto Luongo.
Karri Ramo stopped 31 of 33 shots for the Flames, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Vancouver went 1-for-3, while the Flames were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Next game, Vancouver takes its act on the road to face Edmonton looking for another win. For Calgary, they head on the road to face San Jose.