Avalanche Vs. Flames Score Update: Flames Score Twice, Lead 3-1

Colorado slowed down the barrage of shots they faced from Calgary in the first, but the Flames still found a way to put two in the back of the net to grab a 3-1 lead at the Scotiabank Saddledome after two periods.

Lee Stempniak was set up by Roman Horak and Niklas Hagman to score his first goal of the season for the Flames. It was the second point of the night for Horak, who also scored in the first period. Rene Bourque would add his fourth goal of the season on a power play six minutes later. Assists went to Anton Babchuk and Jay Bouwmeester. The goal made Bourque Calgary’s leading scorer. He has found the back of the net one more time this year than teammate Curtis Glencross (three goals).

Colorada outshot the Flames 11-7 in the period. The Avs out hit ’em (9-6), too.

For more coverage, visit our Avalanche blog Mile High Hockey or our Flames blog Matchsticks and Gasoline.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Denver

You must be a member of SB Nation Denver to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Denver. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Denver

You must be a member of SB Nation Denver to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Denver. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.