CANUCKS VS FLAMES PREVIEW: (TV: Hockey Night in Canada; Radio: Sportsnet 650)
The Vancouver Canucks face off against the Calgary Flames for their third of four meetings this season. The two teams conclude the season series on Dec. 17 in Vancouver.
To date, Vancouver is 5-5-2 against teams from the Western Conference (3-4-0 versus teams from the Pacific Division).
Vancouver has gone 4-6-0 in their past 10 games versus the Flames (3-2-0 in the last 5 games played).
Tonight marks Markus Granlund's 200th career NHL game. Granlund was selected by Calgary in the second round, 45th overall in the 2011 NHL Draft. Over parts of 3 seasons with the Flames, Granlund registered 28 points (14-14-28) in 86 games. In 7 games versus his former team, he has collected 3 points (2-1-3). He made his NHL debut at the Scotiabank Saddledome on Feb. 27/13 vs LA.