Avalanche @ Flames – 7:00 – SNet-Cgy

March 30th, 2012 | Posted in Game Day
By: Mike Fawcett

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40-33-6

86 points – 10th in the West

VS

35-28-15

85 points – 11th in the West


Team Stat Comparison
Colorado Category Calgary
18-18-4 Home/Road Record 21-11-6
5-3-2 Last 10 4-3-3
Lost 2 Streak Lost 1
201 Goals 191
208 Goals Against 215
18.3% 11th PP% 17.8% 13th
40 PP Goals 44
4 SH Goals Against 5
83.3% 12th PK% 83.7% 9th
45 PP Goals Allowed 41
5 SH Goals 3
875 PIM 833
51.7% 5th Face Off % 45.9% 30th

 

Goaltenders
Colorado
Name Games Played Wins Goals Against GAA Shutouts Saves Save %
Semyon Varlamov 51 25 131 2.59 4 1367 0.913
Jean-Sebastien Giguere 31 15 63 2.15 2 758 0.923
Calgary
Name Games Played Wins Goals Against GAA Shutouts Saves Save %
Miikka Kipprusoff 68 34 157 2.35 4 1826 0.921
Leland Irving 7 1 21 3.20 0 218 0.912
Henrik Karlsson 7 0 19 3.45 0 161 0.894

 

Team Leaders
Colorado Category Calgary
Ryan O’Reilly 55 Points Jarome Iginla 64
Gabriel Landeskog 22 Goals Jarome Iginla 31
Ryan O’Reilly 37 Assists Olli Jokinen 37
Gabriel Landeskog +20 +/- Alex Tanguay +8
Cody McLeod 157 PIM Tim Jackman 92
Gabriel Landeskog 5 Game Winning Goals Iginla & Jokinen 5
Gabriel Landeskog 262 Shots Jarome Iginla 245
Gabriel Landeskog 211 Hits Tim Jackman 153
Ryan O’Byrne 134 Blocked Shots Scott Hannan 124
Gabriel Landeskog 62 Missed Shots Jarome Iginla 95

 

Injuries
Colorado
No significant injuries
Calgary
Mikael Backlund C 02/12/2012 is on injured reserve IR left arm
TJ Brodie D 03/10/2012 is out indefinitely Out upper body
Cory Sarich D 03/29/2012 is questionable for Friday’s game against Colorado Questionable upper body
Derek Smith D 03/29/2012 is questionable for Friday’s game against Colorado Questionable upper body

 

Matchup
Colorado
Avalanche are 5-0 in their last 5 Friday games.
Avalanche are 15-37 in their last 52 vs. Northwest.
Avalanche are 1-4 in their last 5 road games.
Avalanche are 0-4 in their last 4 games playing on 1 days rest.
Avalanche are 0-4 in their last 4 vs. Western Conference.
Calgary
Flames are 5-2 in their last 7 home games.
Flames are 1-4 in their last 5 vs. Northwest.
Flames are 1-5 in their last 6 games playing on 1 days rest.
Flames are 1-6 in their last 7 overall.
Flames are 9-1 in the last 10 meetings

 

Past 10 Meetings
Visitor Category Home
03-20-12 Calgary 1 Colorado 2 (OT)
12-08-11 Colorado 2 Calgary 3
11-12-11 Calgary 4 Colorado 3
11-06-11 Calgary 2 Colorado 1
10-26-11 Colorado 2 Calgary 4
04-03-11 Calgary 2 Colorado 1
03-17-11 Colorado 2 Calgary 5
02-14-11 Calgary 9 Colorado 1
12-31-10 Colorado 2 Calgary 3
11-09-10 Calgary 4 Colorado 2

 

HD’s Gut Feeling
The Flames have scored two or fewer goals in five of their last six games. Just to keep the glimmer of playoff hope alive they showup tonight.6-0 Flames – Iginla (X3), Jokinen, Kostopoulos & Giordano

 

Projected Lines
Alex Tanguay Mike Cammalleri Jarome Iginla
Curtis Glencross Olli Jokinen David Moss
Lee Stempniak Matt Stajan Blake Comeau
Tom Kostopoulos Blair Jones Tim Jackman
Projected Pairings
Jay Bouwmeester Chris Butler
Mark Giordano Scott Hannan
Anton Babchuk Cory Sarich
Projected Starting Goaltender
Miikka Kiprusoff

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