Robyn Regehr

Game 3 crowd lights a fire, helps lift Flames to 3-0 win

CALGARY, Alberta - The Red Sea was roaring last night as the Stanley Cup Finals returned to Canada for the first time since 1994, and it seemed to render the Tampa Bay Lightning powerless.

A crowd of 19,221, mostly draped in Calgary Flames red, packed the Saddledome for a passionate, hard-hitting game in which the Flames took a 2-1 series lead with a 3-0 victory over the Lightning.

Chris Simon and Shean Donovan scored second-period goals. Jarome Iginla scored in the third, which, along with an assist and a fight gave him the so-called "Gordie Howe hat trick."

And Miikka Kiprusoff, with 21 saves, became the fourth goaltender in history to post at least five...

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