Photos: Canucks get first win in shootout over Flames

 

Calgary and Vancouver were both winless heading into their third game of the season, and it was Zack Kassian's shootout goal that capped a dominant night to give the Canucks the W.

 
 
 
 
<div id="page1">Vancouver Canucks Zack Kassian (L) takes out both Calgary Flames goalie Mikka Kiprusoff and Mike Cammalleri in the third period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.</div>
 

Vancouver Canucks Zack Kassian (L) takes out both Calgary Flames goalie Mikka Kiprusoff and Mike Cammalleri in the third period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.

Photograph by: Ian Lindsay, PNG

 
<div id="page1">Vancouver Canucks Zack Kassian (L) takes out both Calgary Flames goalie Mikka Kiprusoff and Mike Cammalleri in the third period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.</div>
Vancouver Canucks goalie Cory Schneider and Zack Kassian are the heroes against Calgary Flames in the shootout of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Zack Kassian has a wide open net as he gets aound Calgary Flames goalie Mikka Kirusoff to win the shootout of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Zack Kassian (C) is greeted by happy teammates after scoring the winning goal against the Calgary Flames in the shootout of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Roberto Luongo congratulates fellow goalie Cory Schneider after the team's 3-2 shootout win over the Calgary Flames at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Zack Kassian expresses shock at his penalty after taking out both Calgary Flames goalie Mikka Kiprusoff and Mike Cammalleri in the third period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Manny Malhotra (R) gets his gloves up against Calgary Flames Steve Begin (L) in the first period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks crowd around to defend the goal as goalie Cory Schneider looks behind him and the Calgary Flames press in the first period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Jordan Schroeder (R)takes a shot on goal against the Calgary Flames in the second period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Zack Kassian (L) presses Calgary Flames Mark Giordano in the first period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Zack Kassian(C) smiles as he gets back to the bench and his happy team mates after scoring what turned out to be the winning goal against the Calgary Flames in the shootout of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Chris Higgins swings at the puck against Calgary Flames goalie Mikka Kirusoff in the second period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Zack Kassian (L) has the puck jump over his stick as he and Keith Ballard (2R) press the attack against the Calgary Flames in the first period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks goalie Cory Schneider (L) and defender Keith Ballard (C) keep the puck away from Calgary Flames Steve Begin in the second period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks goalie Cory Schneider is on the bottom as Calgary Flames Blake Comeau crashes into the net as defender Keith Ballard looks on in the second period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013. Comeau drew a goaltender interferrance penalty on the play.
Vancouver Canucks goalie Cory Schneider (L) watches as defender Keith Ballard (C) is slashed by Calgary Flames Steve Begin(R) in the second period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
Vancouver Canucks Kevin Bieksa (L) evades the tackle of Calgary Flames goalie Mikka Kirusoff in the second period of NHL action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, January 23, 2013.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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