Monahan lifts Flames past Ducks in shootout

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Sean Monahan scored the decisive goal in the shootout to lift the Calgary Flames to a 4-3 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday night.

Dennis Wideman scored twice in regulation and Jiri Hudler also had a goal for the Flames, who trailed 2-0 after two periods and won their third straight. Jonas Hiller finished with 24 saves through overtime in his first game against his former team.

After Monahan scored in the third-round of the shootout, Hiller stopped Corey Perry’s breakaway attempt to preserve the victory.

Johnny Gadreau scored earlier in the shootout for the Flames, and Ryan Kesler tied it for the Ducks.

Sami Vatanen had a goal and two assists, and Matt Beleskey and Kyle Palmieri also scored for Anaheim. Frederik Andersen had 16 saves.