Over the course of a season teams will win games they have no business being in, and drop games they likely should have won.
The Flames, 4-1 losers in Toronto tonight have dropped two straight games that would likely fill spots in their top ten performances this year, but have had the tied flow the other way too with wins in Chicago, and even last week at home against Colorado. It happens.
Key now is to win in Buffalo, if the Flames don’t halt the skid in that one they could be home and cool on a 5 game losing streak and their playoff spot in jeopardy. - Full Article –