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Theo Fleury hopes to help, heal through ‘Conversations with a R…

Theo Fleury hopes to help, heal through ‘Conversations with a Rattlesnake’

thehockeynews.com Updated 23 hours ago
By Andrew McCormack The Calgary Flames are out of the post-season, and it’s been 26 years now since they won their lone Stanley Cup in 1988-89 with rookie Theo Fleury on the roster. The 46-year-old native of Oxbow, Sask., who always dreamt of playing in…
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  • 5 big-time playoff performers shorter than Tyler Johnson

    5 big-time playoff performers shorter than Tyler Johnson

    thehockeynews.com May 23 (yesterday)
    Tyler Johnson is short and good at hockey. After two-and-a-half rounds of watching the guy lead his Tampa Bay Lightning in the playoffs, we’ve been hearing the same thing on every nightly broadcast. He’s pretty darn talented, but he’s not the first smal…
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  • Calgary signs free agent Czech defenseman Nakladal to one-year …

    Calgary signs free agent Czech defenseman Nakladal to one-year deal

    thehockeynews.com NHL.com May 21 (4 days ago)
    One day after it was reported that free agent Czech defenseman Jakub Nakladal, 27, was intending on signing a deal in the NHL, the Calgary Flames announced they have come to terms on a one-year, entry-level deal with the sought-after blueliner. Sportsne…
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  • Ducks say Freddie Andersen 'good and steady' this playoff

    Ducks say Freddie Andersen 'good and steady' this playoff

    yahoo.com May 18 (7 days ago)
    ANAHEIM, Calif. – So far Frederik Andersen has mostly been known as a goaltender who is just ‘good enough’ for Anaheim to sweep the Winnipeg Jets in the first-round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, and take out the Calgary Flames in five games of the second…
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  • Calgary or elsewhere, Karri Ramo’s future will be his to decide

    Calgary or elsewhere, Karri Ramo’s future will be his to decide

    As he heads towards unrestricted free agency and the biggest contract of his career, Karri Ramo is saying all the right things. The question is will he get intercepted along the way by Calgary Flames GM Brad Treliving. Ramo isn’t the top goalie slated t…
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  • Memorial Cup preview: How each team wins or loses

    Memorial Cup preview: How each team wins or loses

    We know our four teams for the Memorial Cup now. Thanks to Oshawa’s ousting of Connor McDavid and the Erie Otters, the Generals will represent the OHL, joining Kelowna of the WHL, plus Quebec (the hosts) and Rimouski in the QMJHL. So who is favored to w…
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  • Jagr and Eichel proving age means nothing at the World Champion…

    Jagr and Eichel proving age means nothing at the World Championship

    As we pause briefly from the Stanley Cup playoffs, let’s turn our eyes over to Europe for a second, where the World Championship is down to four teams. Canada plays the Czech Republic in one semifinal, while Russia and the United States renew hostilitie…
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  • 2015 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Anaheim Ducks vs. Chicago Bla…

    2015 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Anaheim Ducks vs. Chicago Blackhawks

    WHAT WE LEARNED IN ROUND 2: ANAHEIM: Calgary showed a flicker of hope in the second round, but Anaheim was too much of everything – they were too deep, too strong and too good for the Flames. And while it was a good measuring stick for the Flames, it sh…
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  • Eulogy: Remembering the 2014-15 Calgary Flames

    Eulogy: Remembering the 2014-15 Calgary Flames

    (Ed. Note: As the Stanley Cup Playoffs continue, we're bound to lose some friends along the journey. We've asked for these losers, gone but not forgotten, to be eulogized by the people who knew the teams best: The bloggers and fans who hate them the mos…
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  • Calgary Flames’ Micheal Ferland played through a torn oblique

    Calgary Flames’ Micheal Ferland played through a torn oblique

    While Johnny Gaudreau, Sean Monahan and Sam Bennett staked their claim as the cornerstones of the future Flames this post-season, it was big, physical winger Michael Ferland who may have had the biggest coming-out party of the playoffs for Calgary in th…
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  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals 01:16

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals

    Mar 17
    John Buccigross and Barry Melrose count down the top three goals of the week from the NHL, including a superhero-like diving goal from Panthers forward Derek MacKenzie.
  • Video - Blues Shut Out Flames 01:08

    Blues Shut Out Flames

    Mar 17
    Alexander Steen scored two goals in the Blues' 4-0 win over the Flames.
  • Video - Flames Double Up Ducks 01:33

    Flames Double Up Ducks

    Mar 11
    Matt Stajan and Johnny Gaudreau both scored twice in the Flames' 6-3 win over the Ducks.
  • Video - Playoff Battle In Pacific Division 01:37

    Playoff Battle In Pacific Division

    Mar 10
    With the Ducks running away with the division title, there could be four teams, including the defending champion Kings, battling for just two playoff spots.

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