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2 hrs ago | Matchsticks & Gasoline

Flames All-Time Countdown Chapter CXII: 50-49

Rautakallio was a 5'11", 180 lb. defenseman from Pori, Finland. Born on July 25th, 1953, the left-hander appeared in 133 contests with Assat Pori through the first half of the 1970s, scoring 48 goals with 38 assists in Finland's second highest league.

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Related Topix: Sports, Zarley Zalapski, NHL Players, Shaun Sutter, NHL Hockey

6 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

Rolling Chat: Could the Stars find that elusive right-handed defenseman in Calgary's Dennis Wideman?

Howdy folks, since returning from vacation, I have started a rolling chat. Just send in any questions you have via e-mail to mheika@dallasnews.com, and I'll answer them here.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Stars, NHL Hockey, Patrik Nemeth, Sergei Gonchar, Jamie Oleksiak, Shawn Horcoff, NHL Players

9 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

Cult of Hockey: Oilers betting odds to win the Stanley Cup? 50/1 says Bodog

The Edmonton Oilers don't have much of a chance to win the Stanley Cup this year, but their betting odds are better than the Calgary Flames, according to Internet betting site Bodog.eu.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Northwest Division, NHL Hockey, Edmonton Oilers

13 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Overagers excited about NHL - Scamps

All three of the Brandon Wheat Kings' 20-year-old players will have one more week with the Western Hockey League club before heading to NHL training camps.

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Related Topix: Sports, Eric Roy, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, NHL Northwest Division, Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL Central Division

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Flame For Thought

Curtis Glencross, Re-Introducing Your Calgary Flames

Oct 26, 2013; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Calgary Flames left wing Curtis Glencross signs autographs before the game against the Washington Capitals at Scotiabank Saddledome.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Curtis Glencross, NHL Players, Johnny Gaudreau, Morgan Klimchuk, T.J Brodie, Mikael Backlund

Matchsticks & Gasoline

Flames All-Time Countdown Chapter CXI: 52-51

Recent defenseman Toni Lydman and almost-original Flame center Curt Bennett tip the scales at number 52 and 51, respectively.

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Related Topix: Sports, John Armstrong, NHL Players, Toni Lydman, Justin Abdelkader, NHL Hockey

Matchsticks & Gasoline

Sean Monahan, Sam Bennett, and the danger of the nine-game sample

On the surface, Monahan had a great rookie year, but his underlying numbers suggest he struggled.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Northwest Division, Sean Monahan, NHL Players, Sven Baertschi

Flame For Thought

Calgary Flames Hot Start to the Morning Vol 34

Mar 1, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Ice crew workers shovel snow off the ice in a Stadium Series hockey game.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Northwest Division, Curtis Glencross, NHL Players, Brian McGrattan, Sean Monahan

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Examiner.com

Flames to participate in Calgary Pride Parade

According to the Canadian Olympic Committee in a press release, Sven Baertschi and Mikael Backlund of the Calgary Flames will be participating in the 2014 Calgary Pride Parade on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Calgary Stampeders, Canadian Football League, Canada, Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Northwest Division, Sven Baertschi, Mikael Backlund, NHL Players, Olympics

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Flame For Thought

Dennis Wideman, Re-Introducing Your Calgary Flames

Jan 9, 2014; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman skates with the puck against the St. Louis Blues during the third period at Scotiabank Saddledome.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Dennis Wideman, NHL Northwest Division, NHL Players, Jordan Henry

Habs Eyes On The Prize

Saturday Habs Links: Guy Lafleur thinks Markov should be the captain

Here are your daily links, including an interview with Manny Malholtra, Guy Lafleur's opinion, Josh Gorges new start as a Sabre, the new EA NHL 15 trailers, and more! Congratulations to Derek Wills, longtime voice of the Hamilton Bulldogs, for breaking into the big league.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Buffalo Sabres, Josh Gorges, NHL Players, NHL Northwest Division, Montreal Canadiens

SLAM! Sports

Flames invite Sheldon Brookbank to training camp

The Flames confirmed Friday that the 33-year-old Brookbank, who spent the past two winters with the Chicago Blackhawks and had his name engraved on the Stanley Cup, has been invited to training camp in Calgary on a tryout basis.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Kris Russell, Ladislav Smid, Mark Giordano, T.J Brodie, Deryk Engelland, NHL Players

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Matchsticks & Gasoline

Flames All-Time Countdown Chapter CX: 54-53

McCrimmon was a 5'11", 200 lb. defenceman from Plenty, Saskatchewan. Born on March 29th, 1959, he spent most of his junior career playing for the Brandon Wheat Kings before being selected 15th overall by the Boston Bruins in the 1979 NHL Draft.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, NHL Northeast Divison

Matchsticks & Gasoline

How Does Potential NHL Expansion Affect the Flames Roster?

It's been a while since the NHL has had an expansion draft- roughly 15 years, if memory serves.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Brandon Bollig, NHL Players, Matt Stajan, Curtis Glencross, Kris Russell, Karri Ramo

Matchsticks & Gasoline

Flames re-sign final RFA Lance Bouma: one year, $775k

The Flames qualified six restricted free agents. One went to Russia, so Chad Billins quickly became a non-factor.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Lance Bouma, NHL Players, Chad Billins, Brian McGrattan, Brandon Bollig, David Jones

Flame For Thought

Calgary Flames Hot Start to the Morning Vol 31

Dec 4, 2013; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Calgary Flames goalie Karri Ramo and center Paul Byron try and stop a shot from Phoenix Coyotes left wing Tim Kennedy during the third period at Scotiabank Saddledome.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Northwest Division, Karri Ramo, NHL Players, Paul Byron, Kelly Hrudey

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Canada.com

Sportsnet 960 the FAN announces new voice for the Calgary Flames

For the first time in over three decades, there will be a new voice of the Calgary Flames.

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Related Topix: Sports, Kelly Hrudey, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, NHL Northwest Division

Matchsticks & Gasoline

AHL Schedule Announced

The AHL announced the regular season schedule today, including the inaugural season of the Adirondack Flames.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey

Canada.com

Flames president advocates for LGBT rights

Brian Burke, president of hockey operations for the Calgary Flames, says the participation of pro athletes in pride parades is "a very strong statement."

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Northwest Division, Sven Baertschi, Mikael Backlund, NHL Players, Calgary Stampeders, Canadian Football League, Canada,

SLAM! Sports

Flames sign Lance Bouma to one-year deal

Bouma finally inked a new contract Wednesday with the Flames, but it's only a one-year pact - we know it's a one-way deal, but the financial specifics remain a mystery - so the gritty forward will be a restricted free agent again next summer.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Lance Bouma, NHL Players

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