The Calgary Flames defeated the Vancouver Canucks in a shootout 3-2 on Saturday. Mike Cammalleri and Roman Horak scored for the Flames while Cody Hodgson and David Booth scored for the Canucks. Olli Jokinen scored the 1st shootout goal for the Flames. Alex Burrows scored a shootout goal to keep the Canucks alive. Jarome Iginla would then score the next shootout goal. Mason Raymond would be stopped by Miikka Kiprusoff to seal the Flames win. The Canucks outshot the Flames 31-18. The season series is tied 2-2 with 2 more games to go in the season series. The Canucks went 3-0-1 on their 4 game road trip and will now head home to host the Phoenix Coyotes on Monday night.
Trading a promising young sniper for a known agitator is nonsensical.
The trade seems to be hinting at many more changes heading Anaheim's way.
After all this time it seems the Anaheim Ducks are finally hitting their stride.
Simon Despres' return to the ice in practice signals that the Anaheim Ducks are about to get massive help on defense.
What do you do when your team is struggling? Certainly not trade away a promising young player.
It sure felt nice while the team was getting those points, but last night was a wake-up call for the Anaheim Ducks.
The St. Louis Blues have had a bit of a rollercoaster season, but their top players are starting to show up once again.
A dirty hit is a dirty hit, even if it might have been unintentional.
After all, who wouldn't get lazy with that many days off?
The Anaheim Ducks should consider bringing up Brandon Montour who is doing well in the AHL.