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Flames fall short in OT to the Kings

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Summary

Drew Doughty scored the overtime winner for the Kings in a 4-3 win over the Flames.

Matthew Tkachuk had two goals and an assist, and Noah Hanifin also scored for Calgary.

David Rittich turned away 36 shots in the loss.

CALGARY (CP) – Drew Doughty scored the overtime winner for the Los Angeles Kings in a 4-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday.

The Kings collected their first win of the season after falling 6-5 in their season-opener to the host Edmonton Oilers on Saturday.

Doughty scored a power-play goal 50 seconds into overtime.

Tyler Toffoli had a goal and an assist, with Sean Walker and Ilya Kovalchuk also scoring for Los Angeles (1-1-0).

Jack Campbell posted 26 saves for the win.

Matthew Tkachuk countered with two goals and an assist, and Noah Hanifin also scored for Calgary (1-1-1).

David Rittich turned away 36 shots in the loss.

With Rittich pulled for an extra attacker, Tkachuk’s second goal of the game pulled the Flames even with 64 seconds remaining.