10/14/14: Calgary Flames 3 Nashville Predators 2 (SO)

1st Predators Goal (Forsberg), Even

  • Nashville Contributions
    D. Roy – wins a faceoff in the right circle of the Flames zone back to the right point for Ellis (cont.), picks up the puck in the right corner, fakes dropping it off for Ellis, and carries it to the top of the zone before passing it to Forsberg inside the left faceoff circle
    R. Ellis – dumps the puck down the boards behind the net
    C. Smith – stops the puck behind the net and pushes it to the right corner
    F. Forsberg – one-times the puck from the left circle and beats Ramo five-hole as he’s sliding across for the shot
  • Calgary Faults
    J. Colborne – bites on Roy’s fake pass to Ellis along the boards, allowing Roy to skate around the perimeter with the puck uncovered and forcing the Flames to shift in coverage away from Forsberg

1st Flames Goal (Brodie), Even

  • Calgary Contributions
    M. Giordano – passes the puck to Brodie picking up speed to exit the Flames zone
    T. Brodie – carries the puck down the right side all the way to the bottom of the right faceoff circle in Nashville’s zone and then backhands a puck towards the net that goes off of Volchenkov’s stick and over Rinne’s shoulder
  • Nashville Faults
    A. Volchenkov – deflects Brodie’s bad angle backhand shot over Rinne’s shoulder

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2nd Flames Goal (Giordano), Powerplay

  • Calgary Contributions
    J. Hudler – gets a loose puck in the right corner of the Predators zone after a blocked shot and passes it up to Brodie at the right point (cont.), gets the puck back from Brodie and tries to make a pass to Setoguchi in the high slot
    T. Brodie – sends the puck back down to Hudler along the right side
    D. Setoguchi – can’t take Hudler’s pass as his stick is lifted, but allows the puck to go through to Giordano at the top of the left faceoff circle
    M. Giordano – takes a stride forward and shoots a wrister past Rinne’s blocker
  • Nashville Faults
    C. Wilson – in the penalty box for interference

2nd Predators Goal (Ribeiro), Even

  • Nashville Contributions
    S. Jones – gets the puck at the right point from Bollig’s failed clearing attempt, then passes it to Smith to his left
    C. Smith – takes a soft one-timer that bounces towards the net
    C. Wilson – redirects Smith’s shot at the top of the crease with his right skate to Ribeiro on the right side of the crease
    M. Ribeiro – taps the puck in before Ramo can stretch out to stop him
  • Calgary Faults
    B. Bollig – gets the puck below the goal line in the Flames zone and tries to play it out of the zone, but ends up passing it directly to Jones at the right point
    D. Wideman – skates away from the crease to challenge Smith’s shot despite two Calgary forwards being near Smith, which leaves Smid trying to defend two players on the crease by himself

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