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Pittsburgh Falls 2-1 to Flames - Recap

The Penguins came up short Monday against the Flames, falling 2-1 in a shootout.

Calgary was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.

Milan Lucic scored for the Flames in the victory. Lucic opened the scoring for Calgary.

Jacob Markstrom turned in a 21-save effort for the Flames.

Jake Guentzel scored for the Penguins, finding the net behind Jacob Markstrom.

Pittsburgh got a 31-stop effort from Tristan Jarry in the loss.

On the power play, Calgary went 0-for-0, while the Penguins were 1-for-1 with the man advantage.

Calgary outshot Pittsburgh 32-22 in the game.

Next game, Calgary takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head on the road to face Edmonton.