Hot Oil and Cool Flames - Will the BOA finally come alive again?
Hockey is a team game and it just isn't fair to call one player out very often. Especially one that is worshipped as a deity in Cowtown. It borders on the blasphemous but imo Iginla cost the Flames...
Will the Flames occupy the ACC today? So early in the season it is tough to get too ramped up about these early games but these bubble club match-ups are the ones I measure as a real litmus test. ...
|- 1, Calgary Goal - Curtis Glencross (3), from Lee Stempniak and Olli Jokinen at 4:18. 2, Calgary Goal - Scott Hannan, from Niklas Hagman and Anton Babchuk at 5:40. Penalties - Mark Giordano, Calgary (Tripping), 7:59; Lee Stempniak, Calgary (Slashing), 9:29; Matt Frattin, Toronto (Hooking), 13:08.|
|- 3, Toronto Goal - Joffrey Lupul (2), from Phil Kessel at 1:15. 4, Toronto Goal - Phil Kessel (4), from Carl Gunnarsson and Tyler Bozak at 16:38. Penalties - Mike Brown, Toronto (Fighting (maj)), 1:58; Tom Kostopoulos, Calgary (Fighting (maj)), 1:58; Jarome Iginla, Calgary (Roughing), 8:19; Mike Komisarek, Toronto (Roughing), 8:19; Olli Jokinen, Calgary (Hi stick - double minor), 9:11.|
|- 5, Toronto Goal - Phil Kessel (5), from Cody Franson and Tyler Bozak at :41. Penalties - Mike Brown, Toronto (Interference on goalkeeper), 10:47; Phil Kessel, Toronto (Delaying Game-Puck over glass), 18:45.|