FLAMES SINK SHARKS, CLIMB IN PACIFIC DIVISION
The Calgary Flames scored three straight goals in the second period and Jonas Hiller made 28 saves in a 3-1 win against the San Jose Sharks to help Calgary improve to 5-1-0 in its last six games against the San Jose Sharks and move into second place in the Pacific Division.
* Per Elias, the Flames last registered at least 29 wins through 52 games in 2008-09 when they started 30-18-4 en route to a second-place finish in the Northwest Division.
* The Flames improved to 16-4-1 against Pacific Division opponents. They tied the New York Islanders (16-2-0 vs. Metropolitan Division) for most wins against divisional rivals in 2014-15.
* Elias says the Flames last posted 16 intradivision wins in 2007-08, when they finished with a 16-12-4 record against Northwest Division rivals. The franchise record for intradivision wins in a season is 24, set in 1992-93 against Smythe Division opponents.