Wild vs Flames – 7:00 – SNet-W

April 15th, 2013 | Posted in Game Day
By: Mike Fawcett

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22-16-3

47 points – 7th in the West

VS

16-21-4

36 points – 14th in the West


Team Stat Comparison
Minnesota Category Calgary
9-10-1 Home/Road Record 11-8-2
3-6-1 Last 10 4-6-0
OT 1 Streak Won 2
105 Goals 110
103 Goals Against 141
18.1% 16th PP% 19.9% 11th
25 PP Goals 28
0 SH Goals Against 2
83.1% 11th PK% 79.8% 21st
21 PP Goals Allowed 26
1 SH Goals 4
481 PIM 420
52.3% 4th Face Off % 46.9% 28th

 

Goaltenders
Minnesota
Name Games Played Wins Goals Against GAA Shutouts Saves Save %
Nicklas Backstrom 35 20 79 2.36 2 843 0.914
Darcy Kuemper 5 1 9 1.98 0 108 0.923
Josh Harding 4 1 7 2.92 1 54 0.885
Matt Hackett 1 0 5 5.08 0 28 0.848
Calgary
Name Games Played Wins Goals Against GAA Shutouts Saves Save %
Miikka Kipprusoff 21 6 70 3.61 0 477 0.872
Joey MacDonald 17 7 43 2.84 0 399 0.903
Leland Irving 6 2 15 3.33 0 113 0.883
Daniel Taylor 2 1 6 3.00 0 62 0.912

 

Team Leaders
Minnesota Category Calgary
Parise & Koivu 33 Points Lee Stempniak 28
Zach Parise 15 Goals Curtis Glencross 15
Ryan Suter 26 Assists Lee Stempniak 20
Zach Parise +7 +/- Matt Stajan +5
Zenon Konopka 100 PIM Tim Jackman 55
Koivu & Parise 3 Game Winning Goals Cammalleri & Glencross 3
Zach Parise 153 Shots Lee Stampniak 100
Cal Clutterbuck 120 Hits Tim Jackman 92
Ryan Suter 61 Blocked Shots Dennis Wideman 83
Koivu & Pominville 47 Missed Shots Dennis Wideman 51

 

Injuries
Minnesota
Matt Cullen C 04/02/2013 is out indefinitely Out lower body
Josh Harding G 02/12/2013 is on injured reserve and is out indefinitely IR illness
Dany Heatley LW 04/04/2013 is out indefinitely Out arthroscopic left shoulder surgery
Zenon Konopka C 04/14/2013 is questionable for Monday’s game against Calgary Questionable lower body
Calgary
Lance Bouma C 01/07/2013 is on injured reserve and will miss the entire season IR right knee surgery
Paul Byron C 02/13/2013 is on injured reserve and is out indefinitely IR broken left hand
Curtis Glencross LW 04/14/2013 is questionable for Monday’s game against Minnesota Questionable flu-like symptoms
Miikka Kiprusoff G 04/14/2013 is questionable for Monday’s game against Minnesota Questionable undisclosed
Brian McGrattan RW 04/14/2013 is questionable for Monday’s game against Minnesota Questionable shoulder
Matt Stajan C 04/14/2013 is questionable for Monday’s game against Minnesota Out upper body
Alex Tanguay LW 04/13/2013 will miss the remainder of the season Out sprained MCL

 

Matchup
Minnesota
Wild are 9-23-2 in the last 34 meetings in Calgary
Calgary
Home team is 5-2 in the last 7 meetings

 

Past 10 Meetings
Visitor Category Home
02-26-13 Calgary 1 Minnesota 2 (OT)
02-23-13 Minnesota 1 Calgary 3
02-11-13 Minnesota 2 Calgary 1 (SO)
03-22-12 Calgary 2 Minnesota 3 (SO)
03-11-12 Calgary 4 Minnesota 3
01-07-12 Minnesota 1 Calgary 3
12-20-11 Minnesota 1 Calgary 2
11-27-11 Calgary 5 Minnesota 2
11-08-11 Minnesota 3 Calgary 0
01-19-11 Minnesota 6 Calgary 0

 

HD’s Gut Feeling
The Wild only have 1 win in their past 7, the Flames have won 2 in a row (and 3 of 4). The Flames have not won 3 games in a row this season. 3-1 Flames win – Horak, Baertschi & Brodie

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