NHL Hockey

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Calgary 1 1 3 5
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6:00 PM PT7:00 PM MT8:00 PM CT9:00 PM ET1:00 GMT9:00 6:00 PM MST8:00 PM EST5:00 UAE (+1)21:00 ET22:00 BRT, October 17, 2019
Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta  Attendance: 18,232

Flames pull away in 3rd, beat Red Wings 5-1

Calgary Flames defenseman Noah Hanifin (55) is knocked into the boards by Detroit Red Wings right wing Anthony Mantha (39) during second-period NHL hockey action in Calgary, Alberta, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019. (Larry MacDougal/The Canadian Press via AP)

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) Sam Bennett, Derek Ryan and Mark Giordano scored in a 5:18 span of the third period to break open a close game in the Calgary Flames' 5-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night.

Bennett gave Calgary a 3-1 lead at 3:29, Ryan connected at 4:57 and Giordano added a power-play goal at 8:47. Andrew Mangiapane and Elias Lindholm also scored and David Rittich made 27 saves.

Darren Helm scored for Detroit. The Red Wings have lost three in a row to fall to 3-4-0.

Mangiapane scored midway through the first period and Lindholm made it 2-0 on a power play halfway through the second. Helm struck 28 seconds later for Detroit.

NOTES: Jimmy Howard made 31 saves for the Red Wings. .... The Flames improved to 3-0-1 at home and 4-3-1 overall. ... Giordano also had an assist.

UP NEXT

Red Wings: At Edmonton on Friday night.

Flames: At Los Angeles on Saturday night.

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Updated October 17, 2019

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