Backlund Propels Flames to 2-1 Victory over Ducks

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Mikael Backlund scored with 11:03 left, Cam Talbot made 29 saves and the Calgary Flames rallied for a 2-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday night. Mikael Backlund, Calgary Flames (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers) Backlund got a pass from Matthew Tkachuk on a 2-on-1 rush after a neutral zone […]

Backlund’s Game Rounding Into Form Nicely

The Calgary Flames have enjoyed the luxury of having major offensive weapons to rely on during what’s been an outstanding 2018-19 campaign so far. The bad news for the rest of their Western Conference counterparts is that one of their understated depth scorers, Mikael Backlund, is starting to contribute more consistently. Backlund hit the score […]