Vancouver 3, Calgary 2

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, April 9, 2011 10:00 PM

Final Scoring Summary

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Vancouver 54-19-4-5 27-9-1-4 27-10-3-1 W2
Calgary 41-29-5-7 23-13-2-3 18-16-3-4 L1

Recap

Defenseman Christian Ehrhoff scored at 2:41 of overtime as the visiting Vancouver Canucks rallied for a 3-2 victory over the Calgary Flames on Saturday night in the regular-season finale for both teams.

Alexandre Burrows and Ryan Kesler scored third-period goals as the Canucks erased a 2-0 deficit to finish with a franchise-record 117 points.

Cory Schneider turned aside 34 shots as Vancouver (54-19-9) defeated Calgary for the fifth time in six meetings this season.

Daniel Sedin assisted on both third-period goals for the Canucks, giving him a league-leading 104 points for the season.

Captain Jarome Iginla and Mikael Backlund scored power-play goals for Calgary (41-29-12), which had its three-game winning streak snapped.

Henrik Karlsson made 36 saves for Calgary but was unable to withstand a 17-shot blitz in the third period.

Calgary took a 2-0 lead into the final 20 minutes, but Burrows cut the deficit in half at 2:02 of the third and Kesler scored on the power play - his 41st goal of the campaign and fourth in two games - to knot it at 2-2 at the 11:05 mark.

Top Game Performances

Vancouver   Calgary
Daniel Sedin 2 Points Mark Giordano 2
Alexandre Burrows 1 Goals Mikael Backlund 1
Daniel Sedin 2 Assists Mark Giordano 2
Ryan Kesler 1 Power Play Goals Mikael Backlund 1
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Cory Schneider .944 Save Percentage Henrik Karlsson .923
Cory Schneider 34 Saves Henrik Karlsson 36

Team Stats Summary

 
Team Shots Goals Power Play Penalty Kill Penalty Mins Face Offs Won
Vancouver 39 3 1-3 5-7 20 27
Calgary 36 2 2-7 2-3 12 33

Upcoming Games

  • Vancouver will play their next game at home against Chicago . The Canucks have a W/L % of .648 after a win and .679 after a loss.
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