Originally posted on Red Mile  |  Last updated 1/15/12
Photo: Gerry Thomas | Getty Images The Flames have been a force to reckon with at the Scotiabank Saddledome winning their last eight straight at home. With only 3 points between the L.A. Kings and the Flames, Saturday’s game was no doubt a tough loss to swallow, giving up 3 easy goals in the 2nd even after consistent pressure for the period of the game. Into the 1st period, the Flames brought on immense pressure as they looked confident wearing red at home. It was noticeable through out the evening that the style of play was oddly similar to each other. Fans could tell two brothers were in the house governing opposite teams. And with no scoring, and only really a penalty handed off at one a piece, it was the 2nd period that set the pace for the Kings win. Not even 27 seconds in, Mike Richards scored his first in 10 from an unfortunate Giordano give away, awarding Penner and Scuderi the assist. Kiprusoff gained his composure, but it was not enough as Greene slapped one through ...
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