BATTLING THE BRUINS
Tonight's contest is the final tilt in the two-game season series between the Flames and Boston Bruins. Calgary came away with a 2-1 win in the opening match-up on Nov. 25. Sam Bennett and Alex Chiasson found the back of the net and Chad Johnson made 35 saves in the victory in Boston. In their last 10 home games against the Bruins, the Flames have a 6-3-1 record and have won their last two games against Boston at the Scotiabank Saddledome.
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS VS. BOSTON
Deryk Engelland, as a member of the Pittsburgh Penguins, made his NHL debut against Boston on Nov. 10, 2009.
Johnny Gaudreau's first four-point game came against the Bruins on Dec. 4, 2015.
FLAMES CAREER LEADERS VS. BOSTON
Games Played - Matt Stajan (46)
Goals - Stajan, Kris Versteeg (6)
Assists - Troy Brouwer (11)
Points - Stajan (14)
Penalty Minutes - Stajan (20)
Wins - Johnson, Brian Elliott (3)
Monday's victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins was the seventh game during the team's 12-game point streak in which they surrendered the first goal but came back to win. The Flames have won an NHL-leading 18 games after giving up a game's first goal.
FACING THE EAST
This year, the Flames have a 18-11-1 record against Eastern Conference opponents and a 11-4-0 record against the Atlantic Division.
In his last 15 starts, Elliott has a 13-1-1 record with a 1.93 GAA and a .924 save percentage.
MILESTONES WITHIN REACH
Matt Stajan needs 1 point for 400.
Dennis Wideman needs 2 goals for 100.
Tonight's game will be on Sportsnet (TV) and Sportsnet 960 The FAN (radio) at 7:00 p.m. @NHLFlames will be live-tweeting the game and providing exclusive content throughout the day.