Jacob Markstrom blocks the internet on Calgary Flames' Andrew Mangiapane in the first duration. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press)

Winger Milan Lucic, obtained in an off-season trade with Edmonton, had 4 charge minutes for a two-game total of 21 as a Flame.

Both teams opened their particular seasons with road losses Thursday-- Vancouver in Edmonton and Calgary in Denver, Colo.

. The Los Angeles Kings remain in Calgary on Tuesday and Vancouver on Wednesday for the Canucks' home-opener.

The Canucks are waiting till Wednesday to announce the team's captain.

Canucks'Jay Beagle checks Flames'Elias Lindholm during the very first duration .(Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press)

A scuffle broke out near completion of the duration when Canucks defenceman Tyler Myers knocked Flames captain Mark Giordano over in front of Calgary's bench.

Myers and Flames defenceman Travis Hamonic took coincidental minors in the occurring shoving match.

The Saddledome's very first objective of the season was scored by Lindholm at 13:50 of the very first.

Myers misplayed a cross-ice pass in Calgary's zone onto the stick of Lindholm, who whipped the puck under Markstrom's arm.

David Rittich makes 34 conserves as Flames blank Canucks:

David Rittish made 34 saves and Johnny Gaudreau had an objective and 2 assists in the Calgary Flames 3-0 triumph over the Vancouver Canucks. 0:58

Vancouver could not cash in a pair of third-period power plays.

The first included 61 seconds of 5 on three, but Rittich repelled 3 shots because period and made 18 conserves in the period.

Monahan gathered his 2nd goal in as numerous games. The Flames centre scored from the slot at 1:10 of the second on a feed from Gaudreau behind the goal-line.

Monahan gathered his 2nd objective in as numerous games.