In both games three and four the Flames carried first period leads coast to coast, winning both games and putting a strangle hold on the series.
Tonight they walked out the same recipe with a 1-0 first period lead, but this time abandoned a few key ingredients like fore-checking, push back, and keeping things simple in an enemy barn. Instead the Flames tried to sit on the lead, relied on Hiller far too much and inevitably found a way to lose the game 2-1 forcing game six in Calgary on Saturday night.
The roller coaster ride continues. Hold on!
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