The lone goal has been scored by Milan Lucic, at :59 seconds of the first period in a game featuring some good hitting and good scoring chances on both sides.
The Calgary Flames only need to look at the Western Conference standings to know nothing is guaranteed.
Coming off a 4-0 win over Montreal in the Hertiage Classic Sunday, the Flames now face the Boston Bruins at home tonight (7 pm Sportsnet Flames and The Fan 960.
The Flames sit sixth in the Western Conference with 70 points. There are five teams below them with 68 points.
"We're moving up," said forward Brendan Morrison. "That's all we can ask for. I know it is getting redundant but we can only look after ourselves."
The Flames have done that since Dec. 23 ripping off a 17-4-5 record. With that in mind they are not expecting a "hangover" from the hype and the excitement of the Heritage Classic.
CALGARY -- The Calgary Flames are back at home in the Scotiabank Saddledome after splitting a two-game road trip against the Vancouver Canucks and the Colorado Avalanche to host the Dallas Stars tonight.
Media were itching to talk to the players this morning after coming off of a dominating 9-1 victory over the Avalanche and enjoying a much deserved day off on Tuesday.
First thing notable at the Flames morning skate was that Tim Jackman and Olli Jokinen were both on the ice and taking part in line drills with the team.
Welcome to the Calgary Flames new blog system. It was officially launched Feb. 15 -- right in time for the Heritage Classic.
It is a new tool that the Flames website team -- Mike, Alex, Torie, Kristi, Jason -- are excited to begin using. We'll sign all our posts so you know who is posting all the time.
In the blogs you will find video, behind the scenes stories, news analysis and other exclusive content.
These will be fun, informative and sometimes off-the-wall. And the best part is, you can participate by posting comments and letting us know your thoughts. READ COMPLETE POST