The Calgary Flames beat the New York Rangers by a 5-1 score on Friday night. Here are selected reactions from players and coaches following the game.
The Calgary Flames will be without a key part of their lineup for Saturday’s game against the Jets. Forward Sean Monahan left Friday’s game against the New York Rangers after the first period and won’t travel with the team to Winnipeg.
The Calgary Flames came into Friday night’s game with the New York Rangers needing a win to jump into first place. They looked equal parts composed and hungry in a 5-1 victory over the Rangers at the Scotiabank Saddledome.
The local hockey club hopes to inch closer towards clinching a playoff spot tonight at the Scotiabank Saddledome.
After going on a bit of a skid last week, the Calgary Flames have found their way back into the win column. As a result, they’re close to clinching a playoff spot and are in the thick of the divisional race.