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
By Jason Johnson
- CalgaryFlames.com (@jay__jo)
||The number of seconds Brian McGrattan had in ice time. The Flames enforcer was ejected for elbowing in his first shift of the game.
||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.
||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.
||The Flames have been shutout 3 times this season. All three games were an identical 2-0 outcome and have come in December.
||Joe Colborne was stellar in the faceoff dot tonight winning 8 draws. The pivot won 67% of the faceoffs he took.
||Hits by rugged forward Lance Bouma. He led all skaters in hitting and only logged 10:56 of ice time.
||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.