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Hudler scores late in regulation and in shootout as Flames beat…

Hudler scores late in regulation and in shootout as Flames beat Devils

NHL.com Updated 15 hours ago
CALGARY - Jiri Hudler scored the goal that sparked the comeback then scored the game-deciding goal in the shootout as the Calgary Flames staged a late rally to win 5-4 over the New Jersey Devils Saturday night. Down 4-2, Flames coach Bob Hart...
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  • Jonas Hiller stands tall as Flames rally to 3-2 shootout win ov…

    Jonas Hiller stands tall as Flames rally to 3-2 shootout win over Ducks

    NHL.com Nov 19 (5 days ago)
    CALGARY - Sean Monahan scored in the shootout to lead the Calgary Flames to a 4-3 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday. Dennis Wideman had a pair of goals for the Flames (12-6-2), who have won three straight games. Playing in his first ga...
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  • The next great two-way center? Colin White headlines The Hot Li…

    The next great two-way center? Colin White headlines The Hot List

    thehockeynews.com Nov 18 (5 days ago)
    It was a glorious weekend of Michigan hockey for me, as I took a road trip to Ann Arbor to take in games featuring the National Team Development Program (NTDP) and University of Michigan. The NTDP got two wins over United States League opponents while t…
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  • Top five teams getting points from players making $1M or less

    Top five teams getting points from players making $1M or less

    In a salary capped NHL where every dollar spent on a superstar is one not spent on roster depth, it can be easy not to notice the rookies and journeymen making $1 million or less at the bottom of the pay scale. But those players can play a crucial role …
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  • Jooris scores and adds an assist as Flames double up visiting S…

    Jooris scores and adds an assist as Flames double up visiting Senators

    NHL.com Nov 16
    CALGARY - Rookie Josh Jooris had a goal and an assist Saturday night to lead the Calgary Flames to a 4-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators. Tied 1-1 entering the third period, Calgary went ahead at 2:29 on Markus Granlund's third goal as the firs...
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  • Calgary captain Mark Giordano leads Flames, NHL defencemen in s…

    Calgary captain Mark Giordano leads Flames, NHL defencemen in scoring

    NHL.com Nov 12
    CALGARY - Thin up front due to injuries and with no forward in the top 40 in NHL scoring, the Calgary Flames are still among the league's best teams in offensive firepower. Calgary ranked fifth among the 30 NHL teams in goals scored with 50 p...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Colorado’s struggles could result in shake up fo…

    Rumor Roundup: Colorado’s struggles could result in shake up for Avalanche core

    The Colorado Avalanche are currently struggling to recapture last season’s 52-win, 112-point performance. Entering this week, the Avs have won only four games while their 13 points in 16 games left them near the bottom of the Western Conference standing…
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  • Justin Faulk has goal, 2 assists and Hurricanes stop Flames 4-1

    Justin Faulk has goal, 2 assists and Hurricanes stop Flames 4-1

    NHL.com Nov 10
    RALEIGH, N.C. - Justin Faulk had a goal and two assists and Jeff Skinner scored his 100th career goal and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Calgary Flames 4-1 on Monday night. David Jones gave the Flames a 1-0 lead with a power-play goal at 13...
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  • Giordano, Anderson, Tarasenko named NHL's three stars of the we…

    Giordano, Anderson, Tarasenko named NHL's three stars of the week

    NHL.com Nov 10
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Calgary Flames defenceman Mark Giordano is the NHL's first star of the week. Giordano led all NHL players with seven points (two goals, five assists) in seven games last week to extend his point-scoring streak to six games. ...
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  • Take a look inside some of hockey’s finest fan caves

    Take a look inside some of hockey’s finest fan caves

    Hockey fans are a special breed. So special, in fact, we dedicated an entire issue, appropriately dubbed the Fan Issue, entirely to the hockey fan. Be it cheering (or jeering) habits, your fantastic fan stories, or a little bit about the players you lov…
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  • Flames recall Reinhart, place Ferland on IR

    Flames recall Reinhart, place Ferland on IR

    NHL.com Nov 10
    CALGARY, AB -- The Calgary Flames announced today that they have recalled forward Max Reinhart from the Adirondack Flames of the American Hockey League. Reinhart, a native of North Vancouver, BC, has played in 19 games with Calgary over the pas...
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  • Who’s for real – the Flames or the Predators?

    Who’s for real – the Flames or the Predators?

    Calgary and Nashville have some things in common: they’re the epicenters of their country’s country music scene; they’ve had Terry Crisp, Olli Jokinen and a defenseman named Suter working for their respective NHL team; and those two organizations curren…
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  • Once a rugged power forward, Willi Plett still making living wi…

    Once a rugged power forward, Willi Plett still making living with his hands

    When Willi Plett retired from the NHL, he did it on his own terms. In his early 30s at the time, it wasn’t that he was too old or that he couldn’t keep up. And he wasn’t too battered and bruised from playing his hard-nosed style. Rather, Plett didn’t wa…
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  • Suspend him or not: Alex Ovechkin check to the head on Niklas H…

    Suspend him or not: Alex Ovechkin check to the head on Niklas Hjalmarsson

    For the second straight game, Washington Capitals winger Alex Ovechkin threw what can best be described as a questionable hit. On Tuesday night, during the Capitals game against the Calgary Flames, Ovechkin caught Curtis Glencross with a high hit. A scr…
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  • Paquette scores 1st 2 NHL goals, Lightning complete 4-game home…

    Paquette scores 1st 2 NHL goals, Lightning complete 4-game home sweep by beating Flames 5-2

    NHL.com Nov 6
    TAMPA, Fla. - Cedric Paquette scored his first two NHL goals as the Tampa Bay Lightning completed a four-game home sweep by beating the Calgary Flames 5-2 on Thursday night. Tampa Bay also got goals from Brian Boyle, Tyler Johnson and Valtter...
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  • Calgary Flames’ bewildering run reminiscent of last season’s Av…

    Calgary Flames’ bewildering run reminiscent of last season’s Avalanche

    Last season, the Colorado Avalanche went on an impeccable run. They won early, they won often, and they shocked pundits around the world by finishing atop the Central Division. The entire time, however, the wild ride was clouded by statistical anomalies…
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  • Meet the Calgary Flames’ secret off-ice weapon

    Meet the Calgary Flames’ secret off-ice weapon

    Talk about moving from the penthouse to the basement. And it’s not like Ryan van Asten was kicked out. This summer, he gave up all that Stanley Cup glory and great weather in Los Angeles to come to Calgary and take over a major fixer-upper in one of the…
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  • NHL Capsules: WASHINGTON - Alex Ovechkin became the leading sco…

    NHL Capsules: WASHINGTON - Alex Ovechkin became the leading sco…

    WASHINGTON - Alex Ovechkin became the leading scorer in Capitals' history, raising his career point total to 827 with a pair of assists in Washington's 4-3 overtime loss to the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night. Sean Monahan scored the winning ...
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  • Karri Ramo's new mask harkens to Tim Burton, Edgar Allen Poe

    Karri Ramo's new mask harkens to Tim Burton, Edgar Allen Poe

    yahoo.com Nov 4
    Flames goaltender Kari Ramo is known to have a bit of a dark side. His earlier masks have involved Edgar Allen Poe's "The Raven" and the telling of that story. Ramo's new mask is an homage to iconic horror/comedy/drama film maker Tim Burton an…
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  • Jonas Hiller’s goofy goalie adventure quite the trip

    Jonas Hiller’s goofy goalie adventure quite the trip

    While his former Anaheim Ducks team was bringing 45-year-old goalie Dwayne Roloson out of retirement to serve in a backup role on an emergency basis, Flames netminder Jonas Hiller was having a different adventure of his own during a game in Montreal. Th…
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  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 01:50

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Nov 21
    Check out some of the best goals, hits and saves from this week in the NHL.
  • Video - Kane's Tiebreaker Beats Flames 00:53

    Kane's Tiebreaker Beats Flames

    Nov 20
    Patrick Kane's goal in the third period lifted the Blackhawks over the Flames 4-3.
  • Video - Flames Win In Shootout 01:18

    Flames Win In Shootout

    Nov 18
    Sean Monahan's shootout goal lifted the Flames past the Ducks 4-3.
  • Video - Flames Burn Coyotes 00:42

    Flames Burn Coyotes

    Nov 13
    The Flames beat the Coyotes 5-3 for their 10th victory of the season.

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