Numerology: Flames vs. Canadiens

A by-the-numbers look at the Flames 2-0 loss to the Habs

Tuesday, 04.02.2014 / 7:46 PM / News
By Torie Peterson  - CalgaryFlames.com (@toriepeterson)
9 It was a very tight first period which saw just nine shots in total; Montreal put five on Reto Berra while Calgary put four on Carey Price.
2 The Flames were stymied by the Habs on a 1:59 two-man advantage in the second period. They managed just two shots on net in that power play.
1 After two periods, there was just one goal on the scoreboard. A shot bounced off of Reto Berra and Rene Bourque's shin pad, landing in the back of the net late in the second stanza.
22 Mikael Backlund took 22 faceoffs in the game, leading all Flames skaters. He won 50% of those draws.
1 One of the Habs goals were scored on an empty net. With Berra off for the extra attacker, David Desharnais scored Montreal's second goal.
4 Flames captain Mark Giordano was credited with four shots on net but he attempted 10 - six of his shots were blocked by the Habs.
31 On his 31st birthday, Lee Stempniak put two shots on net in his 18:08 of ice time.