The Morning After
Calgary Flames 4 - Buffalo Sabres 3
-400 Club: Tobias Rieder played in his 400th career NHL game and celebrated that milestone by scoring his second goal of the season.
-Speaking Of First: Rieder’s second goal of the season was also the Flames first SHG of the season.
-ANOTHER First: We’re chuck full’o firsts this morning. Milan Lucic found the back of the net for the first time as tonight, making it his first goal with the Flames as well.
Post Game Reaction
"We liked the look of the lines when we started. But when Johnny started stepping it up, we thought, 'You know what? We can get a little more jam here.'"— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) December 6, 2019
Geoff Ward on Gaudreau's great game, Lucic's big goal, the #Flames' D zone coverage and more. pic.twitter.com/VZFis3QZIU
"It's obviously nice to get a goal, and a win. But the big thing is Looch getting that off his back. You could see the emotion on the bench."— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) December 6, 2019
Sean Monahan breaks down tonight's win over the Sabres. pic.twitter.com/oi32KV8oCt
"I thought we had a really good game. ... There's a lot of chemistry in a lot of different places, so it's nice to get some 5-on-5 goals."— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) December 6, 2019
Derek Ryan offers his thoughts following tonight's #Flames win. pic.twitter.com/ijyjUysBmN
"When I got to the bench, Mony told me, 'You just won that lady a car!'"— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) December 6, 2019
Tobias Rieder on his big goal, Lucic getting his first, and more! pic.twitter.com/0oDvP6KmLh
"I'm more than excited that I was able to do it in front of the home crowd. They've stuck with me throughout the season."— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) December 6, 2019
Milan Lucic on scoring his first as a Flame, his teammates "building him up," and wanting to keep the good vibes going. pic.twitter.com/1Ofl1nbQDK