Numerology: Flames vs. Hurricanes
A by-the-numbers look at the Flames stop in Raleigh
Monday, 13.01.2014 / 8:46 PM
By Torie Peterson
- CalgaryFlames.com (@toriepeterson)
||Mikael Backlund scored his seventh goal of the season at the 15:26 mark of the second period. He whacked a rebound from Jiri Hudler's shot past netminder Anton Khudobin.
||Jiri Hudler has four points in his last five games. He assisted on Backlund's second period marker.
||Paul Byron's assist on Sean Monahan's third period tally ended a five-game scoring drought. His last point came on Dec. 31 in the Flames game against the Flyers.
||Rookie Sean Monahan gave the Flames a two-goal lead at 9:36 of the final frame. He now has 13 goals on the year, which ties Mike Cammalleri for the team lead.
||The Flames took just two minor penalties in the victory. Paul Byron was sent off for interference and Shane O'Brien was tabbed for unsportsmanlike conduct.
||Calgary converted on 33 percent of their power plays - one out of three. Mikael Backlund's goal came with the man advantage.
||Karri Ramo made 23 saves and earned his first NHL shutout on Monday.