October 21, 2017
Monahan's OT goal puts Flames past Kings 4-3 in Jagr's debut

Monahan's OT goal puts Flames past Kings 4-3 in Jagr's debut

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Published 1:29 a.m. ET Oct. 12, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sean Monahan scored 1:02 into overtime and the Calgary Flames rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night in Jaromir Jagr’s season debut.

Matthew Tkachuk scored two goals and tied it with 9:01 left in the third period for the Flames, who have three wins in their first four games. Mike Smith’s scoreless streak ended just shy of 140 minutes, but the veteran goalie made 42 saves.

Dustin Brown scored the tying and go-ahead goals on artful deflections early in the third period for the Kings, who lost for the first time under new coach John Stevens. Captain Anze Kopitar also scored, and Jonathan Quick made 33 saves.

Michael Frolik also scored for Calgary, and Monahan ended it with his second goal of the season.

The 45-year-old Jagr played 15 shifts and didn’t record a shot on goal, but still nearly scored on his…

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