In a fast-paced first period, the Flames and Bruins combined for 19 shots on net. The Flames were credited with nine.
Former Flames captain Jarome Iginla picked up his first career point against Calgary in the second period. He assisted on Zdeno Chara's power play goal at 7:38. He assisted on Chara's second power play goal in the third period as well.
After a solid first period, the Flames fell back a bit in the second stanza. They managed just four shots in the period. The Bruins put 15 on Reto Berra.
Lance Bouma was sent to the box twice for high-sticking; a 4:00 double minor in the second period and a 2:00 minor in the third frame.
Three Flames players registered three shots in the game: Brian McGrattan, TJ Brodie and David Jones.
This is the first time the Flames have been shutout this season.
Reto Berra put forth a strong effort in Boston, making 29 saves.