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Game Day

RANDY SPORTAK -- Calgary Sun

, Last Updated: 10:26 AM ET

HURRICANES (15-10-3) AT FLAMES (12-10-2)

7 P.M., 'DOME

TV: SPORTSNET

RADIO: FAN 960

COMING IN

A comeback 2-1 win over Columbus Friday night was Calgary's second straight victory and seventh in a row at the 'Dome.

By thumping Boston at home 5-2 Saturday night, the 'Canes go into their four-game road trip riding a two-game winning streak and victories in three of four outings.

HEAD-TO-HEAD

Last time these teams met, in December 2003, Shean Donovan scored on a long rebound in the third period for the game winner in Calgary's 1-0 victory. Miikka Kiprusoff posted the shutout.

WHO'S HOT

FLAMES -- C Daymond Langkow is on a five-game point streak, with one goal and six assists.

HURRICANES -- LW Erik Cole has four goals and a helper in the last four games.

WHO'S NOT

FLAMES -- Calgary could use a tally from Jamie Lundmark, who has no goals in 21 games this season.

HURRICANES -- Former Hitmen standout Andrew Ladd has only three goals this season.

INJURY REPORT

FLAMES -- C Stephane Yelle (ankle) is out.

HURRICANES -- LW Cory Stillman (shoulder) is out but close to making his season debut. D Frantisek Kaberle (shoulder) has resumed skating in the last couple of weeks but is still out.

SPECIAL TEAMS

POWERPLAY -- Calgary 14.8% (19-128, 24th); Carolina 14.9% (25-168, 23rd).

PENALTY KILLING -- Calgary 79.1% (28th); Carolina 85.2% (10th).

NOTABLES

The Flames franchise record for consecutive home wins is nine, which has been reached on four occasions -- the latest in 1991 ... Six Hurricanes have scored 10 or more goals already this season. Calgary has one who's hit double digits --captain Jarome Iginla, with 13.


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