GLENDALE, Ariz., Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Ilya Bryzgalov outdueled Miikka Kiprusoff in a battle of hot goaltenders Thursday and Phoenix won its third in a row by edging Calgary 2-1.
Kiprusoff had turned in shutouts in his previous two starts and blanked the Coyotes in the first period Thursday.
The only goal Bryzgalov allowed came from David Moss with 1 second to play remaining in the first period.
Bryzgalov made 27 saves and Kiprusoff stopped 29 shots.
Calgary had won four straight, but even with the loss, stayed a point in front of Colorado at the top of the Northwest Division. Colorado also lost Thursday to Pittsburgh.