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Granlund gets first NHL goal, Ortio picks up first win as Flames beat Senators, 4-1

  • Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson looks back at his net as Calgary Flames' Markus Granlund, of Finland, scores while Senators' Chris Neil (25) watches during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in Calgary, Alberta. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)

    Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson looks back at his net as Calgary Flames' Markus Granlund, of Finland, scores while Senators' Chris Neil (25) watches during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in Calgary, Alberta. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)  (The Associated Press)

  • Calgary Flames goalie Joni Ortio, from Finland, makes a glove save during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in Calgary, Alberta. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)

    Calgary Flames goalie Joni Ortio, from Finland, makes a glove save during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in Calgary, Alberta. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)  (The Associated Press)

  • Ottawa Senators' Ales Hemsky, from the Czech Republic, warms up for an NHL hockey game against the Calgary Flames on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in Calgary, Alberta. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)

    Ottawa Senators' Ales Hemsky, from the Czech Republic, warms up for an NHL hockey game against the Calgary Flames on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in Calgary, Alberta. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)  (The Associated Press)

Markus Granlund scored his first NHL goal and fellow Finnish rookie Joni Ortio picked up his first career victory as the Calgary Flames beat the Ottawa Senators 4-1 on Wednesday night.

Paul Byron, Joe Colborne and Mike Cammalleri also scored for Calgary, and rookie Sean Monahan had two assists. Ortio, making his second start, finished with 30 saves to help the Flames win for the sixth time in their last seven home games.

Kyle Turris scored his 20th goal of the season for Ottawa, which has lost four of its last five.

Granlund scored 2:04 into the first period and Byron doubled the lead at 9:12 of the second. Monahan made it 3-0 about 8 minutes later.

Turris spoiled Ortio's shutout bid just past midway throught he third period.