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Brodie scores winner as Flames beat Oilers 1-0 in pre-season sp…

Brodie scores winner as Flames beat Oilers 1-0 in pre-season split-squad action

NHL.com Updated 5 hours ago
CALGARY - TJ Brodie scored the only goal as the Calgary Flames opened up the pre-season Sunday night with a 1-0 split-squad victory over the Edmonton Oilers. The goal came 2:06 into the second period on a power play. Set up nicely on a cross-...
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  • Flames prez Burke: Would have axed Rice

    Flames prez Burke: Would have axed Rice

    ESPN.com Sep 19 (2 days ago)
    Brian Burke believes players who take aggression from the ice into their personal lives don't deserve to earn professional-athlete wages.
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  • Flames' Burke: 'Unacceptable' for athletes to bring aggression …

    Flames' Burke: 'Unacceptable' for athletes to bring aggression from sports into personal life

    thehockeynews.com Sep 19 (2 days ago)
    Flames' Burke: 'Unacceptable' for athletes to bring aggression from sports into personal life
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  • Goaltending, goalscoring the themes of Calgary Flames training …

    Goaltending, goalscoring the themes of Calgary Flames training camp

    thehockeynews.com Sep 18 (4 days ago)
    Goaltending, goalscoring the themes of Calgary Flames training camp
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  • The top 10 fighters to watch this season

    The top 10 fighters to watch this season

    thehockeynews.com Sep 18 (4 days ago)
    If you like a good scrap, you might find yourself a bit under siege lately in the hockey world. Regulations are tightening up, though the powers-that-be still maintain that organic fights, rather than staged bouts, are still part of the game. And even t…
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  • Oilers offer tryout to forward Westgarth

    Oilers offer tryout to forward Westgarth

    NHL.com Sep 16 (5 days ago)
    Forward Kevin Westgarth has been invited to the Edmonton Oilers' training camp on a tryout basis, the team announced Tuesday. The 6-foot-4, 234-pound wing split last season between the Carolina Hurricanes and Calgary Flames and had four goals a...
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  • With camp just around the corner, 'Johnny Hockey' turning heads…

    With camp just around the corner, 'Johnny Hockey' turning heads with the Flames

    thehockeynews.com Sep 16 (6 days ago)
    With camp just around the corner, 'Johnny Hockey' turning heads with the Flames
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  • Why Kevin Hayes chose the New York Rangers

    Why Kevin Hayes chose the New York Rangers

    thehockeynews.com Sep 16 (6 days ago)
    Kevin Hayes is one of the biggest names playing at the Traverse City prospects tournament in Michigan. Heck, he’s been one of the biggest names in hockey this summer. That’s because his senior season at Boston College was so scintillating that teams wer…
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  • Anaheim Ducks will win the Stanley Cup…in our alternate predict…

    Anaheim Ducks will win the Stanley Cup…in our alternate predictions

    thehockeynews.com Sep 15 (7 days ago)
    The Chicago Blackhawks and Los Angeles Kings are, in the opinion of the deep thinkers at The Hockey News, the class of the NHL. Chicago is our pick to win the Cup, while the defending champs have, by far, the best chance of preventing that from happenin…
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  • Top 10 NHL personalities

    Top 10 NHL personalities

    More than ever, the professional sports world focuses on personality to help sell their products. In the hockey business, that’s been tougher to do thanks to a culture that discourages individualism in the name of team success. But the NHL still has a n…
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  • Sam Bennett begins NHL journey with Calgary Flames rookie tourn…

    Sam Bennett begins NHL journey with Calgary Flames rookie tournament

    Sam Bennett begins NHL journey with Calgary Flames rookie tournament
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  • Why the NHL should copy baseball’s playoff format

    Why the NHL should copy baseball’s playoff format

    If the NHL playoffs were similar in spirit to Major League Baseball’s, there’s a good chance the Los Angeles Kings wouldn’t have won the Stanley Cup in 2012. They would’ve had to play the Calgary Flames in a one-game showdown just to get into the playof…
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  • Flames sign defenseman Potter to one-year contract

    Flames sign defenseman Potter to one-year contract

    NHL.com Sep 5
    Defenseman Corey Potter signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Calgary Flames, the team announced Friday. Potter played last season with the Boston Bruins and Edmonton Oilers, with five assists in 19 games. Potter, 30, had four goals a...
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  • Brookbank to attend Flames camp on tryout: report

    Brookbank to attend Flames camp on tryout: report

    NHL.com Aug 29
    Defenseman Sheldon Brookbank, who played the past two seasons with the Chicago Blackhawks, will attend the Calgary Flames' training camp on a tryout basis, the Chicago Tribune reported Friday. Brookbank, an unrestricted free agent, told the pap...
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  • Calgary prospects Gaudreau and Bennett dream about the future

    Calgary prospects Gaudreau and Bennett dream about the future

    Not a lot of wins have come out of Alberta in recent years, but at least there is hope in both markets. Edmonton has toiled for years and had the more high-profile rebuild, but Calgary is quickly putting together a nice coterie of players as well. Sean …
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  • Mark Giordano says breakout was about confidence, not stats

    Mark Giordano says breakout was about confidence, not stats

    We still have a month left of summer, but you wouldn’t know it standing face to face with Mark Giordano. He’s in great shape, and he has great posture. He’s alert, almost bouncing on his heels. He very much looks ready to play NHL games today. He’s enjo…
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  • Jordan Sigalet named new goaltending coach for the Calgary Flam…

    Jordan Sigalet named new goaltending coach for the Calgary Flames

    CALGARY - Jordan Sigalet is the new goaltending coach for the Calgary Flames. The 33-year-old from New Westminster, B.C., spent the last two seasons coaching Calgary's goaltending prospects with the Abbotsford Heat. Sigalet replaces Clint ...
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  • National Hockey League releases schedule for the 2014-15 pre-se…

    National Hockey League releases schedule for the 2014-15 pre-season

    NHL.com Aug 19
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - The National Hockey League will make appearances at several neutral-site venues over the 15-day pre-season schedule beginning Sept. 21. The 2014 Kraft Hockeyville game between the Calgary Flames and Arizona Coyotes will be pl...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Flyers need help on the blueline, but don’t expe…

    Rumor Roundup: Flyers need help on the blueline, but don’t expect it to come soon

    The state of the Philadelphia Flyers defense core remains a troubling issue. They’ve lacked a true top-two defenseman since Chris Pronger’s career was ended by injury nearly three years ago. They attempted to address that issue in July of 2012 by signin…
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  • The oral history of the 1989 Stanley Cup champion Calgary Flame…

    The oral history of the 1989 Stanley Cup champion Calgary Flames: Part Two

    In 1989, the Calgary Flames and Montreal Canadiens competed in the Stanley Cup Final. It was one of the rare occasions the NHL’s two best regular-season teams collided in the championship round and the recent history between the two franchises – they ha…
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  • Flames' Hiller '100 percent' after appendicitis: report

    Flames' Hiller '100 percent' after appendicitis: report

    NHL.com Aug 14
    Calgary Flames goaltender Jonas Hiller is fully recovered after having an appendicitis attack in July. "I talked to him the other day and he's back, 100 percent, skating, working out," Flames general manager Brad Treliving told the Calgary Hera...
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  • The Kevin Hayes sweepstakes are about to heat up

    The Kevin Hayes sweepstakes are about to heat up

    If Kevin Hayes doesn’t sign with Chicago by Aug. 15, he’ll be this summer’s version of Justin Schultz and become a UFA. A first-round pick of the Blackhawks in 2010, Hayes is a playmaking power forward who had a terrific senior senior at Boston College …
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  • Minor league hockey's massive makeover could cause NHL shockwav…

    Minor league hockey's massive makeover could cause NHL shockwaves

    yahoo.com Aug 9
    The city of Abbotsford was never a particularly good home base for the Calgary Flames' American Hockey League affiliate, and it had nothing to do with the team being just east of Vancouver, in the heart of Canucks country. Fact is, Abbotsford wasn't a g…
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  • Puck Daddy's Summer of Disappointment: Calgary Flames

    Puck Daddy's Summer of Disappointment: Calgary Flames

    yahoo.com Aug 2
    (Ed. Note: There’s entirely too much sunshine in the summer. So your friends at Puck Daddy are offering a month of thrown shade and perpetual gloom. Behold, our Summer of Disappointment series, in which we ask fans of all 30 teams to recall the biggest …
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  • At what point this summer do we change the “U” in UFA to unwant…

    At what point this summer do we change the “U” in UFA to unwanted?

    For those NHL players who don’t step willingly into retirement, there eventually comes a day when UFA stands for unwanted free agent rather than unrestricted free agent. As July ends and August begins, we’re now closer to the start of NHL training camps…
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  • NHL logo rankings No. 19: Calgary Flames

    NHL logo rankings No. 19: Calgary Flames

    Another Canadian team bites the dust. At No. 19 in our NHL logo rankings come the Calgary Flames, a team transplanted from Atlanta in 1980. Starting from the bottom, we’re 12 logos into this process and five Canadian teams have already appeared. Not onl…
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  • Getting To Know: Curt Bennett

    Getting To Know: Curt Bennett

    Status: NHL center/winger for St. Louis, Atlanta and the Rangers from 1970 to 1980. Resides in Maui, where he owns Hawaii Waterfalls, which creates rock ponds and waterfalls. He also works in real estate. Career Accomplishments: Played college hockey at…
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  • Flames sign defenseman Cundari to one-year contract

    Flames sign defenseman Cundari to one-year contract

    NHL.com Jul 26
    Defenseman Mark Cundari signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Calgary Flames, the team announced Saturday. Cundari, an undrafted player, appeared in four regular-season games with the Flames last season. He had six shots on goal, 10 hits...
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  • Video - Scary Incident In Canucks' Finale 02:01

    Scary Incident In Canucks' Finale

    Apr 14
    ESPN NHL Insider Craig Custance discusses Paul Byron's hit on Canucks left wing Daniel Sedin.
  • Video - Flames Burn Kings 01:11

    Flames Burn Kings

    Apr 9
    The Flames needed a shootout to beat the Kings 4-3.
  • Video - Flames Blank Devils 00:54

    Flames Blank Devils

    Apr 7
    Karri Ramo had 31 saves in the Flames' 1-0 win over the Devils.
  • Video - Flames Rally Past Rangers 00:42

    Flames Rally Past Rangers

    Mar 28
    Mike Cammalleri's goal in the final minute lifted the Flames to a 4-3 win over the Rangers.

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