Numerology: Flames vs. Canucks
A by-the-numbers look at the Flame 3-2 shootout setback to the Canucks
Saturday, 01.18.2014 / 9:33 PM MT
By Torie Peterson
- CalgaryFlames.com (@toriepeterson)
||A fight-filled first period ended with 178 penalty minutes dished out.
||142 of the first period penalty minutes were handed out in the first two seconds of the game. A line brawl broke out right as the puck was dropped.
||A total of 204 penalty minutes handed out in the game, which is new record for a Flames-Canucks game.
||Lee Stempniak has points in three straight games. He assisted on Mark Giordano's second period power play goal.
||Matt Stajan broke out of a 16-game goal-less drought in the third period.
||Dennis Wideman's ice time, a career-high.
||It took five rounds in the shootout to decide the winner. Chris Higgins scored the game-winner.