NHL Game Summary - Colorado at Calgary
(Saturday, December 13th)
Final Score: Colorado 1, Calgary 1
Calgary, AB (Sports Network) - Robyn Regehr scored for Calgary and John- Michael Liles countered for Colorado, as the Flames and Avalanche skated to a 1-1 tie at the Saddledome.
Miikka Kiprusoff made 23 saves for Calgary, which improved to 7-0-2-1 in its last 10 home games.
David Aebischer turned aside 32 shots for Colorado, which extended its unbeaten streak to eight games (4-0-4).
Dean McAmmond won a face off in the Colorado zone to help set up the game's first goal. The puck came to Shean Donovan, who moved it back to Regehr at the left point. The shot beat Aebischer, who was screened, to the short side at 3:42 of the opening period.
After a scoreless second period, Liles scored to tie the game at 13:22 of the third. Teemu Selanne started the play behind the Flames' net with a pass to the front. The puck hit Joe Sakic's skate and deflected to Liles, who slid a backhander past Kiprusoff.
Jarome Iginla hit the post with a one-timer off a pass from Matthew Lombardi on a 2-on-1 break late in the extra session. Aebischer then smothered a blast by Iginla, who was wide open in the slot just seconds after hitting the post.
Kiprusoff stopped a blast by Colorado's Martin Skoula in the final minute of overtime to preserve the tie.
The goal by Liles snapped Kiprusoff's shutout streak at 140 minutes, 41 seconds. He was coming off Thursday night's 1-0 win over the Carolina Hurricanes...The Flames snapped a three-game losing streak against Colorado...The Avs are unbeaten in their last six trips to Calgary (3-0-3).
12/14 01:13:11 ET