Z-Calgary Flames 5 - San Jose Sharks 3
-FINALLY!: The Flames 5-3 victory over San Jose meant Calgary clinched the regular season Western Conference and Pacific Division titles. It’s the first time Calgary has won the Pacific since 2006 and the first time they’ve won the Western Conference title since 1989-90.
-Speaking Of Finally!: Dalton Prout scored his first goal with the Flames, but it was also the first time he scored since April of 2016.
-Back To Back: James Neal had an assist last night, giving him points in back to back games for the third time this season. The last time that happened was February 7th and February 9th.
Post Game Reaction
"You do good things on a consistent basis and you end up where you are right now."— z - Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) April 1, 2019
Head coach Bill Peters on Gio's monster performance, what clinching the division means for the city and more. pic.twitter.com/dXmifSR0Yd
"When we walked into the dressing room today, you could sense the urgency from this group."— z - Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) April 1, 2019
Mony reflects on tonight's win, and the commitment it's taken from the #Flames all year to get to this point. pic.twitter.com/D7peTVQs37
"We fell behind early, and there was no give-up. It was more, 'Go get it.'"— z - Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) April 1, 2019
Mike Smith on the composure the #Flames showed right from puck drop, "enjoying the moment" and more following tonight's win. pic.twitter.com/woWM5UC1T7
"It was quiet and calm here before the game, which I really liked. Guys were ready to go."— z - Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) April 1, 2019
The captain breaks down tonight's win and talks about the emotion of clinching the division title with this group of guys. pic.twitter.com/m8AWUWSGgR