In Games 1 and 2 at the Saddledome, the Calgary Flames had last change against the Colorado Avalanche and could dictate line matchups. Unfortunately, they let that advantage slip away in Game 2.
A sweep was always unlikely. But the Flames didn’t need to make it any easier for the Avalanche to get a win.
The Calgary Flames lost to the Colorado Avalanche by a 3-2 score (in overtime) on Saturday night in Game 2 of the Western Conference quarterfinal series. Here are selected reactions from players and coaches following the game.