There will be plenty of reminders about the
But that's the regular season. It should be noted that the Flames did win a game in Anaheim the last time the teams met in the playoffs, the first round in 2006. Calgary won Game 3 at Anaheim, 5-2, but the Ducks won the series in seven games.
One key this time around could be the availability of Flames defenseman and captain
"On TV they said he should be available for the third round," Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau said on Sunday. "But you know what, they said the same thing about [Chicago's] Patrick Kane, and he ended up playing right away.
"… If he's in, we'll have to adjust. He's a great player and would add a lot to their team."
Ducks offense vs. Flames defense
Calgary features an active defense, even more active than the
Ducks defense vs. Flames offense
How to combat the Flames' No. 1 line featuring youngster Sean Monahan centering
Neither Calgary nor the Ducks were able to crack the league's top 10 in terms of the power play or penalty killing during the regular season The power play: Calgary 13th, the Ducks 28th. Penalty kill: Anaheim 15th, the Flames 20th. In the first round, however, the Flames' power play went five for 18.
Anaheim held the second-best home record in the