Calgary hosts Dallas following Coleman’s 2-goal showing

March 17, 2023 GMT

Dallas Stars (37-18-13, first in the Central Division) vs. Calgary Flames (30-24-14, fifth in the Pacific Division)

Calgary, Alberta; Saturday, 10 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: The Calgary Flames host the Dallas Stars after Blake Coleman scored two goals in the Flames’ 7-2 win against the Vegas Golden Knights.

Calgary is 16-14-3 in home games and 30-24-14 overall. The Flames have a 13-11-11 record in games decided by a goal.

Dallas is 37-18-13 overall and 20-10-5 on the road. The Stars have a 31-7-5 record when scoring at least three goals.

The matchup Saturday is the third time these teams play this season. The Flames won 6-5 in the previous matchup. Coleman led the Flames with two goals.

TOP PERFORMERS: Tyler Toffoli has 26 goals and 30 assists for the Flames. Coleman has scored four goals over the last 10 games.

Jamie Benn has 29 goals and 36 assists for the Stars. Miro Heiskanen has three goals and 12 assists over the last 10 games.


LAST 10 GAMES: Flames: 4-4-2, averaging 2.6 goals, 4.1 assists, 3.5 penalties and 7.9 penalty minutes while giving up 2.6 goals per game.

Stars: 6-3-1, averaging 4.6 goals, 7.8 assists, 3.1 penalties and 6.4 penalty minutes while giving up 3.4 goals per game.

INJURIES: Flames: Oliver Kylington: out (personal), Michael Stone: out (undisclosed).

Stars: Tyler Seguin: out (lower body), Mason Marchment: out (lower body), Scott Wedgewood: day to day (undisclosed).


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.