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Three-goal third period propels Flames past Predators

  Johnny Gaudreau sparked a third-period comeback with a goal and an assist as the Calgary Flames scored three times in just more than 4 minutes to beat the Nashville Predators 4-3 Friday night. With the Flames trailing 2-1, Jiri Hudler got the rally started with the tying goal 2:36 into the third. It came on a setup from rookies Markus Granlund and Gaudreau. After TJ Brodie'...
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8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Flames score 3 in 3rd to rally past Predators 4-3

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) Johnny Gaudreau sparked a third-period comeback with a goal an and assist as the Calgary Flames scored three times in just more than 4 minutes to beat the Nashville Predators 4-3 Friday night. With the Flames trailing 2-1, Jiri Hudler got the rally started with the tying goal 2:36 into the third. It came on a setup from rookies Markus Granlund and Gaudreau...
Via AP on Fox
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Mark Giordano And TJ Brodie Are The Best Defensive Pairing In The NHL

No defensive pairing in the NHL draws matchups as tough as Mark Giordano and T.J. Brodie then proceeds to excel at the level of Calgary’s top pair. In fact, only one pairing over the last two years were given clearly tougher minutes than Giordano and Brodie, Dion Phanuef and Carl Gunnarsson, and to say the […] The post Mark Giordano And TJ Brodie Are The Best Defensive Pairing...
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19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Flames Injury Update: Matt Stajan placed on IR, out 6 weeks

Wednesday afternoon, the Calgary Flames placed center Matt Stajan on IR, and he is expected to miss approximately six weeks. He injured his knee on a hit by Montreal Canadien’s defenseman Jarred Tinordi during the Flames 2-1 shootout loss. Check out the video of the hit below: Stajan has gotten off to a slow start this season with only one goal and one assist through eleven games...
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Flames Injury Update: Matt Stajan and Joe Colborne leave game

The Calgary Flames had a tough night. It wasn't just that the Flames out-shot the Habs 38-19, or the fact that they lost 2-1 in a shootout, but they also lost Joe Colborne and Matt Stajan to injuries last night in a hard fought game at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary.#479583495 / gettyimages.comAccording to, Colborne's injury is still a bit of a mystery...
Via Sports Injury Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Flames Injury Update: Mason Raymond out tonight with upper-body injury

The Calgary Flames will be down a winger tonight when they take on the Eastern Conference leading Montreal Canadiens in Calgary. According to Roger Millions of Sportsnet-Calgary, Mason Raymond will be out of the lineup with an upper-body injury and David Jones will likely take his place.#457228846 / gettyimages.comRaymond has been off to a good start in 2014-2015, his first year...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Thoughts On Things In Vancouver And Calgary So Far

Follow me @IanEsplen   It’s been awhile since I’ve done this, so bear with me folks while I get my blogging fingers under me. So much excitement across the league, but today – and every time going forward – I want to talk a bit about how the Flames and Canucks are doing this season. You see, for those of you that don’t know, I grew up in Victoria, so the Canucks...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brooks Orpik destroys Josh Jooris twice on one shift

Surprisingly, the Capitals’ game against the Calgary Flames last night was very chippy. Toward the end of the second period, the Capitals were up 2-1. The Flames cleared the puck into the Caps’ zone. Flames forward, Josh Jooris tried to pass the puck to one of his teammates, but Brooks Orpik wasn’t going to let that happen. Orpik came from behind to knock Jooris off his skates...
Via DC Sports-Kings
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Nine Games In – What do we know about the Calgary Flames?

Nine Games In What do we know about the Flames? As of Thursday’s dominating home shutout victory over the hapless Carolina Hurricanes, the Flames are 9 games in to the 2014/2015 campaign; just over 10% through. Before the season started, we at 2PS asked Five Questions about the Flames. I’d like to take a moment […] The post Nine Games In – What do we know about the Calgary...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Monahan (2 goals), Hiller (16 saves) help Flames blank Hurricanes

  Sean Monahan scored his first two goals of the season, and Jonas Hiller stopped all 16 shots he faced as the Calgary Flames beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-0 on Thursday night. Matt Stajan and Lance Bouma also scored their first goals of the season for the Flames (5-3-1), who bounced back from a 2-1 overtime loss at home to Tampa Bay on Tuesday. Dennis Wideman also scored for the...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Flames Sign Defenseman T.J. Brodie To 5-Year Contract Extension

CALGARY, Alberta — The Calgary Flames have signed defenseman T.J. Brodie to a five-year contract extension. Brodie is in the final year of a two-year deal signed in 2013 which paid him an average annual salary of $2.1 million. The 24-year-old has three goals and four assists in seven games this season for the Flames. Calgary drafted Brodie in the fourth round in 2008. The defenseman...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Flames sign Brodie to five-year extension

The Calgary Flames locked up defensemen T.J. Brodie for five years on Monday afternoon. #480755823 / gettyimages.comAccording to, the deal will pay Brodie $23.25 million over the course of the contract. The cap hit oF the deal will be $ 4.65 million per season, according to Capgeek.Brodie has been a key defender for the Flames over the past three seasons. At only 24 years...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnny Gaudreau’s Beautiful Wrap-Around Goal Gives Flames Win (Video)

Johnny Hockey finally is on the score sheet this season. Johnny Gaudreau scored his first goal of 2014-15 for the Calgary Flames with a pretty power-play tally against the Winnipeg Jets. The former Boston College star beat Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec on a wrap-around that broke a second-period tie and eventually became the game-winner in the Flames’ 4-1 road victory. Gaudreau...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Flames’ Josh Jooris Scores First NHL Goal In First NHL Game, Family Goes Nuts

Calgary Flames rookie Josh Jooris took the ice in his first NHL game and wasted no time having an impact. He scored a real nice goal on Sergei Bobrovsky and his family loved it. .@JJooris19 with the puck from his first @NHL goal — Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) October 18, 2014 [@myregularface] [@myregularface] The post Flames’ Josh Jooris Scores First...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Bollig’s Top 5 NHL Fights

In honor of Brandon Bollig coming back to the United Center with his new team the Calgary Flames we wanted to take a trip down memory lane and take a look at B-52’s top 5 NHL fights. The top 5 was determined based on the ratings from These don’t include preseason or AHL fights. 5. Chris Stewart vs. Brandon Bollig (January 22, 2013) It’s no secret that Bollig...
Via Sports Mockery
16 days ago  |  Discuss

AHL affiliate of Calgary Flames fires team mascot

In telling of his story, Scorch overpowered a firefighter. That happened. — Diana C. Nearhos (@dianacnearhos) October 9, 2014 The American Hockey League affiliate of the Calgary Flames has — wait for it! — fired its mascot. Before even playing its first game. The Adirondack Flames are the new Triple-A team for Calgary, though frankly we were unaware...
Via Rumors and Rants
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Trevor Gillies deserves to be kicked out of hockey after AHL assault

It’s time to kick Trevor Gillies out of hockey. Gillies’ actions late in an AHL game between the Adirondack Flames and the Rochester Americans were inexcusable as the enforcer jumped rookie William Carrier and slammed his head into the ice. The incident, one which Gillies initiated seemingly at random, earned him 27 penalty minutes, but a far more severe punishment is in...
Via Puck Drunk Love
20 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Trevor Gillies slams opponent's head into ice

Trevor Gillies is known in the hockey world for two things. One, he’s not very good. Two, he’s pugilist who many consider a dirty player. Gillies was back at it Friday night in the American Hockey League, where he’s currently a member of the Calgary Flame’s AHL affiliate. In a game that eventually turned pretty ugly, Gillies probably crossed the line yet again. The 35-year...
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Adirondack Flames sorry for ill-conceived mascot inception tale

Scorch. Has. ARRIVED! — Adirondack Flames (@AHLFlames) October 9, 2014 The Adirondack Flames, the... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Game Preview: Boston College Eagles vs. UMass Lowell River Hawks

Hockey East‘s regular season will get underway this Friday, October 10 as the UMass Lowell River Hawks welcome the Boston College Eagles into the Tsongas Center in Lowell, Massachusetts for opening night. Puck drops at around 7:00 p.m. eastern, following a pre-game ceremony to honor the 2013-14 Hockey East Championship team. The River Hawks welcomed 14 incoming freshmen to their...
Via Mill City Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

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