Dallas Stars win 4-2 against Calgary Flames to force playoff series to 7th game – Calgary

Dallas Stars win 4-2 towards Calgary Flames to drive playoff sequence to seventh recreation – Calgary

The Dallas Stars doubled the Calgary Flames 4-2 on Friday to even up their playoff sequence and drive a Game 7.


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Defenceman Miro Heiskanen’s objective late within the second interval stood up because the game-winner for the Stars, who will attempt to shut out the convention quarterfinal on the highway Sunday in Calgary.

Dallas Stars gamers rejoice a objective by Miro Heiskanen throughout the second interval of Game 6 of an NHL hockey Stanley Cup first-round playoff sequence towards the Calgary Flames, Friday, May 13, 2022, in Dallas.

(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Roope Hintz and Michael Raffl additionally scored for Dallas with Tyler Seguin including an empty-net objective.

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Stars goalie Jake Oettinger and Flames counterpart Jacob Markstrom each had 36 saves in entrance of a sellout of 18,532 at American Airlines Center.

Michael Stone had a objective and an help and Mikael Backlund scored for Calgary.

Teams tying a sequence 3-3 to drive a Game 7 personal an all-time sequence report of 88-96, based on NHL statisticians.

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The Flames couldn’t get sustained offensive zone stress to tug Markstrom for an additional attacker till lower than a minute remained within the recreation.

Instead of capturing into the empty internet for his second of the sport, Hintz handed the puck off to Seguin for the objective.

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Trailing 2-0 early within the second interval, the Flames pulled even by the 12-minute mark, however Heiskanen gave the Stars a 3-2 lead heading into the third interval.

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Flames can advance in Game 6 in Dallas

Flames can advance in Game 6 in Dallas

Calgary didn’t clear the puck following Markstrom’s pad save on Hintz, which allowed the Stars to cycle the puck as much as Heiskanen.

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The Stars’ defenceman threaded a shot from the centre-high slot by means of site visitors and by Markstrom at 17:32.

A second after a Stars’ penalty expired, Backlund’s sharp-angled shot deflected off Oettinger and Heskainen and into the web for Backlund’s third of the sequence.

Stone halved the deficit at 8:09 off the push on a cross-ice feed from Johnny Gaudreau. Stone was inserted into the lineup for Game 4 as Flames head coach Darryl Sutter opted to go along with seven defencemen and 11 forwards.

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Flames alumni Mike Commodore on Calgary’s Game 5 win towards Dallas

Flames alumni Mike Commodore on Calgary’s Game 5 win towards Dallas

The hosts led 2-0 at 6:04 when Joel Kiravanta fought off Calgary’s Oliver Kylington to get a shot away on Markstrom, and Raffl dove to poke the rebound in.

Flames defenceman Chris Tanev didn’t play the third interval.

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Stars ahead Luke Glendening headed to the dressing room following an open-ice test by Calgary defenceman Nikita Zadorov early within the second interval. He didn’t return to the ice.

Quick puck biking within the opening interval gave the Flames sustained offensive-zone time and an 18-10 edge in photographs, however the Stars emerged from the opening interval with a 1-0 lead.

Calgary’s blocked clearing try turned the puck over within the impartial zone. Hintz wired Joe Pavelski’s drop go from a pointy angle previous Markstrom at 14:52 as Pavelski cleared Flames defenceman Erik Gudbrandson to open a capturing lane for his linemate.

Seconds earlier, Oettinger stoned each Matthew Tkachuk after which Gaudreau from shut vary.

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