NHL Game Summary - Calgary at Anaheim|
(Friday, March 8th)
Final Score: Anaheim 4, Calgary 0
Anaheim, CA (Sports Network) - Rookie Viktor Fasth recorded 29 saves to notch
his second career shutout, as the Anaheim Ducks continued their home dominance
of the Calgary Flames with a 4-0 victory on Friday at Honda Center.
Ryan Getzlaf, fresh off signing a new eight-year extension, and Bobby Ryan
each registered a goal and an assist. Daniel Winnik and Sheldon Souray scored
a goal apiece for the Ducks, who have won 16 straight home games against the
Anaheim has won 10 straight at Honda Center overall and hasn't lost at home
since its home-opener on Jan. 25.
Miikka Kiprusoff allowed all four goals on 24 shots for the Flames, who had
won two straight.
The Ducks opened the scoring just 75 seconds in when Andrew Cogliano slid a
quick pass from below the goal line toward the slot for a cutting Winnik, who
one-timed the puck past Kiprusoff.
"Unfortunately they got one right of the gate, but we were able to play well
for half the game there," Calgary forward Jarome Iginla said. "Once they got
their second goal there it totally changed the momentum. They took control of
Anaheim added to its lead late in the second with a pair of goals just 1:14
The first came at the 13:38 mark of the second when Getzlaf won a battle on
the right boards and slid the puck behind the net for Corey Perry. Perry then
threw the puck in front to set up Ryan's one-timer from the slot for a 2-0
Just over a minute later, Souray blasted a hard shot from the left point that
found the top left corner of the net.
"Once we scored the second goal, we started to get our legs and started to do
the right things," Anaheim coach Bruce Boudreau said. "I think they were
frustrated. A win is a win."
Getzlaf capped the scoring late in the third when he received a nice one-touch
feed from Ryan in close and basically skated the puck into the net at 16:18.
Calgary's last win in Anaheim came on Jan. 19, 2004 ... Getzlaf now has 501
career points ... Anaheim's 10-game home win streak is the club's longest
since taking 10 in a row from Feb. 17-March 26, 2008 ... Calgary finished
0-for-2 on the power play.
03/09 02:02:21 ET