FOUR OF FIVE
Tonight's game will be the fourth time the Flames and San Jose Sharks have clashed this year. They will wrap up their five-game season series on Saturday, Apr. 8 in San Jose. The Flames are 2-1-0 against the Sharks this year, picking up a pair of 3-2 wins on Nov. 3 and Jan. 11. Matthew Tkachuk leads the Flames with three goals and five points against the Sharks this year.
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS VS. SAN JOSE
Michael Frolik, as a member of the Winnipeg Jets, played his 500th NHL game against San Jose on Mar. 17, 2015.
Michael Stone, as a member of the Arizona Coyotes, scored his first NHL goal against the Sharks on Mar. 10, 2012.
Tkachuk's first multi-goal game came against San Jose on Nov. 3.
FLAMES CAREER LEADERS VS. SAN JOSE
Games Played - Mark Giordano (37)
Goals - Troy Brouwer (7)
Assists - Giordano (16)
Points - Giordano (20)
Penalty Minutes - Giordano (32)
Wins - Brian Elliott (5)
The Flames are in the midst of a six-game run against the three California-based teams. On Wednesday, they hosted the LA Kings, tonight they take on the Sharks and they will wrap up their homestand on Sunday against the Anaheim Ducks. On Monday, the team heads to California for their final three games of the regular season, making stops in Anaheim (Tuesday), LA (Thursday) and San Jose (Saturday).
A CAREER YEAR
Dougie Hamilton's goal on Wednesday was his 13th of the season, setting a new career-high for the blueliner. He also has set new career highs in assists (36) and points (49).
JOHNNY BE GOOD
Johnny Gaudreau heads into tonight's game on a six-game point streak, posting two goals and 10 points during that stretch. He leads the Flames with 17 goals and 59 points through 67 games.
HOME SWEET 'DOME
The Flames have won nine of their last 11 games at the Scotiabank Saddledome and with 23 home wins on the year, they have matched their highest total since the 2007-08 season.
MILESTONES WITHIN REACH
Giordano needs 1 goal for 100.
Dennis Wideman needs 2 goals for 100.
Tonight's game will be on Sportsnet West (TV) and Sportsnet 960 The FAN (radio) at 7:00 p.m. Limited tickets are still available and can be purchased HERE.