ANAHEIM, California (Ticker) -- The Mighty Ducks of Anaheim
have not been gracious hosts to the Calgary Flames over the last
The Flames try to win for just the second time in their last 12
visits to Arrowhead Pond when they take on the Mighty Ducks on
Wednesday in the third game of a five-game road trip.
Calgary has gone 1-7-3 in Anaheim since a 2-1 victory January
13, 1999. The Flames dropped three of four meetings against the
Ducks in 2003-04.
However, the defending Western Conference-champion Flames enter
with wins in two of their last three games, including a 3-2
triumph over the Los Angeles Kings on Sunday. Chris Simon
scored the game-winner with 30 seconds left for Calgary, which
went 2-for-10 on the power play to improve to 7-for-69 on the
Meanwhile, Anaheim has dropped four of its last five games and
is coming off a 3-1 setback against Los Angeles on Tuesday. The
Ducks got a third-period goal from Andy McDonald but went
0-for-7 with the extra skater to remain winless in their last
five road games.
The Mighty Ducks are seeking their third straight home win but
will have to contend with Jarome Iginla, who enters with a
three-game points streak and has 17 goals in 33 career games