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Numerology: Flames vs. Canucks

A statistical look at the Flames 2-0 setback to the Vancouver Canucks

Sunday, 12.29.2013 / 7:44 PM MT / News
By Jason Johnson  - CalgaryFlames.com (@jay__jo)
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Numerology: Flames vs. Canucks
41 The number of seconds Brian McGrattan had in ice time. The Flames enforcer was ejected for elbowing in his first shift of the game.
20 Brian McGrattan collected 20 penalty minutes in his lone shift. Along with his game misconduct he dropped the mits with Tom Sestito for a second major penalty.
28 Reto Berra turned aside 28 shots on goal. The Swiss netminder has been solid for the Flames in his last three outings despite dropping two decisions.
3 The Flames have been shutout 3 times this season. All three games were an identical 2-0 outcome and have come in December.
8 Joe Colborne was stellar in the faceoff dot tonight winning 8 draws. The pivot won 67% of the faceoffs he took.
5 Hits by rugged forward Lance Bouma. He led all skaters in hitting and only logged 10:56 of ice time.
10 Shots for the Flames in the final stanza. They had 8 shots in the first two periods. Vancouver would go on to outshoot Calgary 30-18 in the contest.