Calgary Flames 4 - Winnipeg Jets 1
The Flames came back from the holiday break and took care of business with a 4-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets. The win gets Calgary within a point of first place in the Western Conference and more importantly got them back in the win column. Calgary had dropped three straight heading into the Christmas holiday. Here's the rest of the best of what wasn't covered in our recap or Rate The Flames.
-Too Short: Calgary scored their 10th SHG of the season last night which is the second most in the NHL.
-Go Johnny Go: Johnny Gaudreau recorded his 4th career hat trick last night, giving him 32 points in his last 19 games.
-Hell No!: The Flames roughed up Connor Hellebuyck for the second time this season. He's given up 8 goals in his 2 starts against the Flames.
Post Game Reaction
"It's two big points. We'll take them, we'll move on, but we know we've got to get better."— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) December 28, 2018
Bill Peters assesses his team's play vs. Winnipeg this evening. pic.twitter.com/RVJPDBB5I3
"A big team win."— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) December 28, 2018
Johnny gives his take on tonight's 4-1 victory in Winnipeg. pic.twitter.com/oenAMiF2l8