The Morning After
Calgary Flames 3 - LA Kings 5
-Let’s Fight: Milan Lucic and Kurtis MacDermid dropped the gloves tonight to get both teams going. The fight was Calgary’s 13th fighting major on the season, tying them with Sharks, Capitals and Lightning for 6th in the league.
-Long Time Coming: Calgary native and Kings rookie Austin Wagner scored his fourth goal of the season last night. It’s the first time he’s found the back of the net since December 14th, a stretch of 22 games.
-Losing To Losers: Calgary’s loss to the Kings makes them 1-2-1 against the second worst team in the NHL. It’s the first time they’ve dropped a season series to LA since 2016 when they went 0-4-0.
Post Game Reaction
"At the end of the day, I thought some of the turnovers in the neutral zone came back to haunt us."— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) February 13, 2020
Geoff Ward assesses his team's play vs. the Kings. pic.twitter.com/Njd4hBNBTa
"We (didn't) manage the puck well and it ends up costing us."— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) February 13, 2020
Milan Lucic talks about the 5-3 loss to the Kings. pic.twitter.com/ayrmPGOYIn
"I think we had too many mistakes."— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) February 13, 2020
Elias Lindholm reflects on the setback to the Kings. pic.twitter.com/eQMvn6qQTI
"We set ourselves back by letting two goals in right after we scored. That just can't happen this time of year."— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) February 13, 2020
Mikael Backlund on this evening's loss. pic.twitter.com/Gw7NlcrLE1