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Higgins and Booth have goal, two assists each as Canucks hammer Flames 5-1

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VANCOUVER - Chris Higgins and David Booth had goal and two assists each and Roberto Luongo made 21 saves as the Vancouver Canucks beat the Calgary Flames 5-1 on Sunday night.

Luongo allowed a weak goal that staked Calgary to a 1-0 lead, but he was unbeatable the rest of the way his first start since Nov. 13.

Kevin Bieksa, Jannik Hansen and Daniel Sedin also scored for Vancouver (15-10-1), which posted its sixth win in seven games and continued its dominance over Calgary, having won 10 of its past 12 meetings.

Alex Tanguay tallied for the Flames (11-13-2) who lost for only the second time in their past six games.

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