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Lack helps Canucks top Flames 4-1, even series

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Eddie Lack made 22 saves and the Vancouver Canucks defeated the Calgary Flames 4-1 on Friday night to even their first-round playoff series at a game apiece.

Daniel Sedin, Chris Higgins, Ronalds Kenins and Radim Vrbata scored for the Canucks.

Kris Russell scored late in the third period for the Flames to end Lack's shutout bid.

Jonas Hiller made 26 saves for Calgary before giving way to Karri Ramo, who came in with 5:52 remaining in the game.

Vancouver went 1 for 3 on the power play, while the Flames failed to convert on their only chance with the man-advantage.

Calgary hosts Game 3 on Sunday.