The Sharks improved to 1-1 on a three-game homestand with a 4-0
blanking of Minnesota on Saturday.
Alyn McCauley scored two goals and rookie defenseman Tom
Preissing and Todd Harvey added two assists apiece, while Evgeni
Nabokov made 24 saves for his fifth shutout of the season.
The Flames have alternated losses and wins over their last six
On Tuesday, Calgary opened a brief two-game road trip with a
2-1, come-from-behind triumph at Phoenix.
After Jarome Iginla evened the score in the second period, Shean
Donovan put the Flames ahead on a penalty-shot tally with 2:08
left. Calgary limited Phoenix to just 12 shots on goal.
Calgary won the first two meetings this season, both at home.
The Flames posted a 3-2 triumph on October 11 and 3-1 on
December 2. Flames coach Darryl Sutter sepnt five-plus seasons
behind the bench for the Sharks before he was fired on December
1, 2002. With the Sharks, Sutter was 192-182-60 and led the
club to five consecutive playoff appearances.