Video: Flames battle back to down Canucks, 2-1, in playoff opener

 

 
 
 
 
The Calgary Flames celebrate teammate Calgary Flames defenseman Kris Russell's goal during the third period of NHL playoff action against the Vancouver Canucks in Vancouver, B.C. Wednesday, April 15, 2015.
 

The Calgary Flames celebrate teammate Calgary Flames defenseman Kris Russell's goal during the third period of NHL playoff action against the Vancouver Canucks in Vancouver, B.C. Wednesday, April 15, 2015.

Photograph by: Darryl Dyck, THE CANADIAN PRESS

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The Calgary Flames looked like they had been there before. Unfortunately, so did the Vancouver Canucks.
After slightly outplaying the Flames for most of the game, the Canucks surrendered two goals in the final 12 minutes to lose their National Hockey League playoff-opener 2-1 to Calgary at Rogers Arena.

 
 
 
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The Calgary Flames celebrate teammate Calgary Flames defenseman Kris Russell's goal during the third period of NHL playoff action against the Vancouver Canucks in Vancouver, B.C. Wednesday, April 15, 2015.
 

The Calgary Flames celebrate teammate Calgary Flames defenseman Kris Russell's goal during the third period of NHL playoff action against the Vancouver Canucks in Vancouver, B.C. Wednesday, April 15, 2015.

Photograph by: Darryl Dyck, THE CANADIAN PRESS

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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