Numerology: Flames vs. Rangers
Key numbers from the Flames 4-3 shootout setback in New York
Sunday, 15.12.2013 / 6:39 PM
By Torie Peterson
- CalgaryFlames.com (@toriepeterson)
||Mikael Backlund scored five seconds into Chris Kreider's interference penalty in the first period.
||Curtis Glencross notched his sixth goal of the year at the 15:00 mark of the first period after Jiri Hudler undressed a Ranger with some filthy stickwork in tight. He dished it off to a wide-open Glencross for the Flames second goal.
||With his third period marker, rookie Sean Monahan has hit the 10-goal mark this season. Curtis Glencross and Jiri Hudler assisted on the tally.
||Jiri Hudler has now hit the 30-point plateau thanks to his two assists.
||Lance Bouma blocked four shots in his 8:34 of ice time. The rugged winger's four blocks all came in the opening period, with two being key on a penalty killing sequence.
||The Flames played in their third straight game with overtime. It was their fourth shootout of the year.
||In his third consecutive start, Karri Ramo made 29 saves.