The Calgary Flames beat the Philadelphia Flyers by a 6-5 score on Wednesday night. Here are selected reactions from players and coaches following the game.
The Calgary Flames got a key contribution from one of their rookie defenders late in third period of their 6-5 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night. Rasmus Andersson scored his first career National Hockey League goal.
The Calgary Flames didn’t play their best game on Wednesday night, but they got yet another late offensive outburst in the third period to force overtime. They beat the Philadelphia Flyers in a 6-5 thriller at the Scotiabank Saddledome.
After a chaotic weekend juggling conference rivals and roster issues, the Calgary Flames (19-10-2, 40 points) are back home and host the Philadelphia Flyers (12-13-3, 27 points) at the Scotiabank Saddledome. The Flyers are best known this season for having a tremendous mascot and some utterly inconsistent on-ice performances.
Every NHL team deals with injuries. But with four players on the injured reserve and none projected to return to action anytime soon, the Flames may be starting to feel the pain of having so many bodies lost. With actual expectations forming this year – the Flames are in contention to win the Pacific Division,…