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Calgary Flames vs. Minnesota Wild

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GAME: Calgary Flames (13-8-1-3) at Minnesota Wild (9-13-5-0).

TIME: Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST.

The Calgary Flames look to win five straight games for the first time since 1997, and extend their point streak to 11 contests when they meet the Minnesota Wild for the second time in five days.

The Flames, who beat the Wild 2-1 at home Friday, extended their winning streak to four with a 6-1 victory over Pittsburgh at the Pengrowth Saddledome on Sunday. Calgary hasn't won five straight since February 1997.

The Flames have earned a point in 10 straight contests (7-0-1-2).

Shean Donovan also extended a streak Sunday, scoring three goals and adding an assist for his first career hat trick. The forward has scored a goal in six straight games, and is tied with Detroit's Brett Hull for the longest goal streak in the NHL this season.

On Monday, Donovan was named the NHL offensive player of the week.

"He's been an inspiration for everybody for the last three weeks," Flames forward Martin Gelinas said of Donovan. "He's got a lot of speed as we all know but he's finishing around the net right now. He's exciting to watch and to play with."

Miikka Kiprusoff made 21 saves to win his fourth in a row and improve to 6-1 since joining Calgary in a trade with the San Jose Sharks three weeks ago. The goalie helped give the Flames a sweep of the weekly NHL awards, taking defensive player honors Monday.

Minnesota's offensive slump continued Saturday when it skated to a 1-1 tie with the Vancouver Canucks, the sixth straight game it has scored just one goal.

The Wild held a 1-0 lead until Vancouver tied the game with 2:52 left in regulation. Minnesota has one win in its last eight games.

"We can't get down just because we score one goal -- we play good defense," said Christoph Brandner, who scored the Wild's goal. "For sure maybe we got to put another chance in the net, but I think that's coming."

Calgary has won two of three meetings with Minnesota this season, including a 3-2 victory in St. Paul on Oct. 21.

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