FLAMES (AHL): Played in 19 games with Adirondack and recorded five points (0G, 5A), 10 PIMs, along with a +9 rating... FLAMES (NHL): Recalled from Adirondack on Dec. 13... FLAMES (AHL): Recorded five assists in six games with Adirondack... FLAMES (NHL): Recalled from Adirondack on Feb. 4...
For six months, it's a really good accomplishment. But as soon as April [11, the end of the regular season] comes around, no one thinks about the regular season anymore. For six months, it's a real battle to get into the playoffs in the NHL these days. There are a lot of good teams, and it takes consistency over a long time.
— Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau on clinching a playoff berth after a win against the Islanders on Saturday