CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 11: Brent Seabrook #7 and Duncan Keith #2 of the Chicago Blackhawks congratulate Ray Emery #30 during the third period against the Calgary Flames at the United Center on November 11, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Flames 4-1. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Vs. Flames: Hawks Look To Keep Winning Streak Alive

The Blackhawks head up to Calgary looking to build on the Western Conference's best record.

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Blackhawks Vs. Flames Recap: Flames Take Down Hawks 5-2

The NHL's best team certainly didn't play like it on Friday night. The Calgary Flames (8-9-1) snapped the Chicago Blackhawks' (12-5-3) four game winning streak with a 5-2 home victory. The Flames were led by winger Curtis Glencross, who netted his sixth and seventh goals of the season to put the game out of reach.

The scoring started in the first period, when Calgary's Lee Stempniak but the Flames on the board with a little under six minutes elapsed in the game. The Blackhawks tied the game just over a minute later on Viktor Stalberg's fifth goal of the season, but that would be as close as Chicago would get all night.

The second period belonged to Calgary, who notched three goals to the Blackhaws' one. The Flames went up 2-1 on Rene Borque's sixth goal of the season, and then 17 seconds later that lead was widened when Calgary's Paul Byron put his second goal of the season past Corey Crawford. Marian Hossa brought the Blackhawks back to within one on a power play goal with just over fifteen minutes to play in the period, but the Flames went up 4-2 six minutes later on Glencross' first goal of the game.

The third period was quiet aside from Glencross' second score of the game, which extended the Flames lead to 5-2, a lead which they would not relinquish. The Blackhawks will be back on the ice tomorrow night as their tour through Western Canada beings them to Edmonton.

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Blackhawks Vs. Flames Score Update: Calgary Up 4-2 After Two

The Blackhawks and Flames entered the second period on Friday night tied 1-1, but the Flames changed that very, very quickly. Calgary put two goals past Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford in the period's first minute to put Chicago in a steep hole right from the gate.

The first goal, from Flames winger Rene Borque, came 40 seconds into the period, on assists from Curtis Glencross and Scott Hannan. That was followed up a mere 17 seconds later by Paul Byron, who netted his second score of the season on an assist from Roman Horak.

The Blackhawks cut the lead to 3-2 just over four minutes later on a power play goal by Marian Hossa, on assists from Duncan Keith and Jonathan Toews. It was Hossa's ninth goal of the season, which puts him one behind Toews for the team lead.

The Flames widened the lead back to two after ex-Florida Panther teammates Jay Bouwmeester and Olli Jokinen assisted on a goal by Curtis Glencross, his sixth of the season.

Stay tuned to SB Nation Chicago for more information, and for in-depth analysis on the Chicago Blackhawks be sure to visit Second City Hockey. For more on the Flames, you can check out Matchsticks & Gasoline. Visit SB Nation NHL for more news and notes around the league.

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Blackhawks Vs. Flames Preview: Hawks Look To Stay Atop NHL Standings

After recently moving into the top spot in the NHL standings, the Blackhawks (12-4-3) head to Calgary to take on the Flames (7-9-1) on Friday night.

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