Anaheim 3, Calgary 2

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, March 2, 2012 10:00 PM

Final Scoring Summary

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Calgary 29-25-5-6 16-10-1-3 13-15-4-3 L1
Anaheim 28-27-4-6 17-14-2-0 11-13-2-6 W1

Recap


DUCKS 3, FLAMES 2:
Ryan Getzlaf scored his first goal in 18 games with 46 seconds left to give Anaheim its 15th straight victory over Calgary at home.

Getzlaf took a pass from Corey Perry and blasted a shot from the top of the left faceoff circle past Leland Irving as the Ducks snapped a two-game losing streak and remained seven points out of the final playoff spot.

Perry and Bobby Ryan also scored and Jonas Hiller made 27 saves in his franchise-record 24 straight start as Anaheim improved to 21-1-0 with three ties in its last 25 games at home against Calgary.

Curtis Glencross scored for the third straight game and Alex Tanguay also tallied for Calgary, which has lost five of six games and remained four points out of playoff position. Irving made his sixth start of the season and recorded 35 saves.

After Glencross' team-high 21st of the season came on the power play at 3:06, Ryan tied it with his 24th 2:52 later in the first period.

Perry gave Anaheim a 2-1 lead at 12:19 of the second when he created space in front, took a pass from Getzlaf out of the corner and shoved a shot past Irving for his 31st of the season.

Tanguay tied the game when he slid a shot under Hiller at 4:27 of the third period. Hiller kept it 2-2 when he denied Jarome Iginla with less than five minutes left.

GAME NOTEBOOK:
Anaheim has lost once at home to Calgary (Jan. 19, 2004) since the 1998-99 season. ... Miikka Kiprusoff had started the last nine games and 54 of Calgary's 65 games this season. ... Perry snapped a three-game goalless streak. ... Hiller is 15-5-4 during his starting streak. ... Calgary fell to 2-2-4 in the second of back-to-back games. ... The Ducks'  last eight victories over the Flames at home have been by one goal.

Top Game Performances

Calgary   Anaheim
Curtis Glencross 1 Points Ryan Getzlaf 2
Curtis Glencross 1 Goals Ryan Getzlaf 1
T. J. Brodie 1 Assists Ryan Getzlaf 1
Curtis Glencross 1 Power Play Goals N/A
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Leland Irving .921 Save Percentage Jonas Hiller .931
Leland Irving 35 Saves Jonas Hiller 27

Team Stats Summary

 
Team Shots Goals Power Play Penalty Kill Penalty Mins Face Offs Won
Calgary 29 2 1-5 4-4 18 28
Anaheim 38 3 0-4 4-5 20 39

Upcoming Games

  • Anaheim will play their next game on the road against Anaheim . The Ducks have a W/L % of .481 after a win and .395 after a loss.
  • Calgary will play their next game at home against Dallas . The Flames have a W/L % of .367 after a win and .514 after a loss.
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