The Morning After
Calgary Flames - Washington Capitals
-First As A Flame: Tobias Rieder found the back of the net with 16 seconds left in the game last night, scoring his first goal as a Flame. The goal was Rieder’s first goal since the 2017-18 season when he was with the Kings.
-Speaking Of Firsts: Austin Czarnik scored his first goal of the season last night as well. It was the first time he has lit the lamp since April 3rd of last season.
-Holtby Getting It Right: After losing his first three games of the season Braden Holtby has reeled off three straight victories, allowing only eight goals in those three wins.
Post Game Reaction
"I didn’t think we gave up much through 40, but ended up chasing the game and couldn’t get there in the end."— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) October 23, 2019
Bill Peters offers up his assessment of tonight's game vs. the Capitals. pic.twitter.com/FBQIxJiu99
"We had our chances but it's not good enough."— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) October 23, 2019
Matthew Tkachuk comments on tonight's 5-3 setback to the Washington Capitals. pic.twitter.com/6bBGguS4vX
"It's frustrating."— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) October 23, 2019
Sean Monahan talks about tonight's loss to the Capitals. pic.twitter.com/4Rh0qyYONF
"I feel like I gave them too much momentum to start the second."— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) October 23, 2019
Cam Talbot reflects on tonight's game vs. the Capitals. pic.twitter.com/pyJJziIXSV