Carolina (15-10-3) at Calgary (12-10-2) 9:00 pm EST
CALGARY, Alberta (Ticker) - The Carolina Hurricanes start a
four-game Western Conference trip when they take on the Calgary
Flames on Tuesday.
The Stanley Cup champions were impressive in their last outing,
a 5-2 pounding of the Boston Bruins on Saturday.
Eric Staal scored twice while Erik Cole, Justin Williams and Ray
Whitney also scored for the Hurricanes, who have defeated
Boston twice this season while outscoring them, 10-3.
The Flames try for their third straight victory after edging the
Columbus Blue Jackets, 2-1, on Friday. Trailing, 1-0, early in
the third period, the Flames received goals from Jarome Iginla
and Chuck Kobasew just 2:28 apart en route to the win.
Iginla is three goals shy of 300 and one assist away from 300.
Miikka Kiprusoff made 18 saves for Calgary, which outshot
The Flames have won seven straight home games since a 4-2 defeat
to the Washington Capitals on October 30.