Calgary, AB (Sports Network) - Mark Giordano scored the winner with 23.1
seconds to play in overtime to lead the Calgary Flames to a 3-2 victory over
the Phoenix Coyotes on Friday.
With time winding down, Mikael Backlund brought the puck in down the left wing
and fired a pass over to his right for Curtis Glencross, who one-touched the
puck back to Giordano and his wrister beat Mike Smith for the win.
Lee Stempniak and Jiri Hudler each scored while Joey MacDonald made 29 saves
for the Flames, who have won two of their last three.
Keith Yandle and Antoine Vermette scored and Smith stopped 22 shots for the
Coyotes, who have lost two of their last three.
With 43 points, the Coyotes are tied with Dallas and Columbus as all three
clubs sit two points back of Detroit, which lost in a shootout to Chicago on
Friday, for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.
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