Calgary (5th - Pacific) at San Jose (3rd - Pacific)

Matchup Details
Sat, Jan 17 - SAP Center at San Jose
FACEOFF - 10:00 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Calgary 23-18-2-128-1680811-9-1-112-9-1-019-24
San Jose 24-16-1-418-27-52911-7-0-213-9-1-216-25
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Calgary
PPlayerStatusNotes
LWC. Glencross
Out Thurs
Lower Body
01/28/15
Glencross is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and will not return Thursday against the Wild.
DL. Smid
I-R
Upper Body
01/20/15
Smid has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and there is no timetable for his return.
CS. Bennett
Mid Feb
Shoulder
10/11/14
Bennett is on injured reserve and will undergo shoulder surgery. He is expected to miss four-to-six months.
San Jose
PPlayerStatusNotes
CT. Kennedy
Out Thurs
Lower Body
01/28/15
Kennedy will not play Thursday against the Ducks due to a lower-body injury.
RWM. Brown
I-R
Leg
01/27/15
Brown is on injured reserve after suffering a broken right fibula. He has not been cleared to resume skating and there is no timetable for his return.
LWR. Torres
I-R
Knee
01/22/15
Torres is on injured reserve after having the ACL removed from his right knee. It is unclear when he will return.
DM. Mueller
I-R
Undisclosed
01/22/15
Mueller is on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury.
DJ. Braun
I-R
Upper Body
01/20/15
Braun will miss an unknown length of time with an upper-body injury and has been placed on injured reserve.
CT. Wingels
I-R
Upper Body
01/20/15
Wingels has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and no timetable has been given for his return.
NEWS

Covers Preview - Mikael Backlund has hit the ground running since his return from a 29-game absence because of abdominal surgery. After scoring a goal in each of the last four contests, Backlund looks to lead the Flames to their third consecutive victory when they visit the Pacific Division-rival San Jose Sharks on Saturday.

 
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MATCHUP EDGE
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