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Flames: De­fense­man Mark Gior­dano was sus­pended for two games for knee­ing, and for­ward Ryan Lomberg was sus­pended for a game and head coach Bill Peters fined $10,000. Gior­dano, the Flames’ cap­tain, was as­sessed a trip­ping penalty af­ter knee­ing Min­nesota’s Mikko Koivu on Thurs­day night in the third pe­riod of the Flames’ 2-0 home vic­tory.

Late in the game, Lomberg went af­ter Matt Dumba af­ter the Wild de­fense­man steam­rolled Flames cen­ter Mikael Back­lund. In­sti­gat­ing in the fi­nal five min­utes re­sulted in Lomberg’s au­to­matic sus­pen­sion and Peters’ fine. Dev­ils: The team snapped a six-game los­ing streak with a 6-3 win Thurs­day night against the Kings in Los An­ge­les. It was New Jer­sey’s third vic­tory away from home.

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