NHL: Ottawa 3, Calgary 1

Nov. 16, 2011 at 12:12 AM
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CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- Bobby Butler scored twice in the third period Tuesday to lead the Ottawa Senators past Calgary 3-1.

Butler scored at 9:50 and 16:12 of the final period to break a 1-1 tie and give the Senators a modest two-game winning streak after losing five in a row.

Daniel Alfredsson scored Ottawa's other goal in support of Craig Anderson, who stopped 38 shots in goal.

Mikka Kiprusoff made 29 saves for the Flames, who lost their third game in their last four tries.

Tom Kostopoulos scored Calgary's only goal at 16:12 of the first period to tie it up after Alfredsson staked the visitors to a 1-0 advantage.

Calgary went 0-for-6 on the power play.

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