T.J. Brodie scored at 2:26 of the extra session Tuesday night to lead Flames to a 5-4 win over the slumping Blackhawks, whose overtime record fell to 0-6 this season.
They face nine games prior to the Olympic break, and eight of them are on the road — including games at Detroit, Minnesota, Vancouver, San Jose, Los Angeles, and Anaheim.
Saturday night, the hockey world was abuzz in the wake of an all-out, slapshot style line-brawl between the Calgary Flames and Vancouver Canucks.
Patrick Kane scored twice, including the tiebreaking goal with 18 seconds left, and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied for three straight goals in the third period to beat the Calgary Flames 3-2 on Wednesday night.
Marian Hossa scored a power-play goal with 4:19 left in the third period to tie it at 2. Patrick Kane also scored for Chicago, which had won three in a row. Crawford made 27 saves.
Jarome Iginla spent 16 years chasing a Stanley Cup in Calgary. The Penguins think he’ll only need three months playing alongside the likes of Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin to grab one in Pittsburgh.
On the heels of the Hawks’ 4-8 loss to the Oilers on Thursday night, one NHL expert said Chicago needs to find a way to stop Edmonton.
Rene Bourque will have a discipline hearing with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety Monday afternoon for his hit on Brent Seabrook in Sunday night’s game.
The last two weeks in the history of the Chicago Blackhawks have been a roller coaster ride. A big win in Vancouver was immediately forgotten after two embarrassing, blowout losses in Calgary (a 5-2 loss) and Edmonton (a 9-2 loss).
The Blackhawks are 1-2 through the first three games of the trip, including two straight losses where the team gave up a combined 14 goals.
Curtis Glencross woke up the Calgary Flames’ offense. Glencross had two of Calgary’s season-high five goals, and added an assist to lead the Calgary Flames to a 5-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Friday.
Olesz has appeared in six games this season with the Blackhawks, registering six penalty minutes and six shots on goal.
The Stanley Cup champion Blackhawks are starting to look like their old selves. They routed the Calgary Flames 6-4 last night to extend their winning streak to six games.
Curtis Glencross scored the winner in the third period and Miikka Kiprusoff turned aside 22 shots to lead the Calgary Flames to a 3-1 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.
Despite Patrick Kane’s early injury against Calgary that took him out of the game, the Blackhawks still dominated the ice. Both teams scored their goals during the first period with the exception of Bolland’s goal just before the game’s end.
The Blackhawks have won eight of the last nine meetings with the Flames, but lost the last time they faced each other. Chicago is hoping to recover from a 3-0 loss to the Canucks Friday where the Hawks saw a Turco they weren’t used to.
Jarome Iginla scored three times to help the Calgary Flames beat the Chicago Blackhawks 7-2 on Friday night.