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Calgary Flames

What if … the Martin Gelinas goal counted for Calgary? (NHL Alternate History)
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Note: It’s the NHL Alternate History project! We’ve asked fans and bloggers from 31 teams to pick one turning point in their franchise’s history and ask ‘what if things had gone differently?’ Trades, hirings, firings, wins, losses, injuries … all of it. Every National Hockey League organization is haunted to some extent by its past. The storied […]

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Flames re-sign RFA goalies Gillies and Rittich
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The Calgary Flames have re-signed goalies Jon Gillies and David Rittich to one-year, two-way contracts, the club announced Saturday. Both spent the majority of last season in the American Hockey League, but did get in some game action with the big club in Calgary.

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Flames hand Hathaway a two-way deal
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The Calgary Flames signed forward Garnet Hathaway to a one-year, two-way contract on Thursday. Hathaway, 25, earned some reps on the team despite being undrafted. Here’s how his NHL work looks so far: 2015-16: three assists, 31 PIM in 14 games played

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Flames plan to start year with the Ferland, Monahan, Gaudreau line
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The Calgary Flames signed restricted free agent Micheal Ferland to a two-year contract this week and seem really excited about his potential in the coming seasons, with general manager Brad Treliving saying (via Postmedia’s Kristen Odland) “the sky is the limit” for him going forward. It’s an interesting mix because Gaudreau and Monahan are high-skill […]

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Reports: Flames, Ferland close to two-year, $3.5M deal
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The Calgary Flames are on the verge of signing Micheal Ferland to a two-year deal worth about $3.5 million, according to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman. If this is accurate, Ferland would carry a thrifty $1.75 million cap hit through two seasons. One perk for Ferland: he’ll be a UFA when this deal ends, and this doesn’t […]

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Flames sign former Oilers tough guy Gazdic to one-year, two-way deal
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Luke Gazdic has now gone to the other side of the Battle of Alberta. The 27-year-old forward signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Calgary Flames in a deal announced on Sunday. Gazdic, known more for his pugilistic abilities, spent three seasons with the Edmonton Oilers, appearing in 67 games in 2013-14.

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Flames agree to terms with Stone — three years, $10.5 million
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The Calgary Flames were able to prevent defenseman Michael Stone from hitting the free agent market on Friday afternoon by agreeing to terms on a three-year contract that will pay him $3.5 million per season, according to TSN’s Bob McKenzie. Stone, acquired by the Flames before the 2017 trade deadline, appeared in 19 games with […]

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Expect a busy July 1 in goalie news
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Some teams, like the Calgary Flames, have already addressed their goaltending vacancies. But many others haven’t, so expect tomorrow (July 1) to be a busy day in that regard. The Philadelphia Flyers are one team to watch. They reportedly won’t be bringing

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Buyouts! Buyouts! Buyouts!
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Moving on to the Calgary Flames, who will buy out forward Lance Bouma and defenseman Ryan Murphy, the latter of whom was just acquired in a trade with Carolina. — The Bruins will buy out winger Jimmy Hayes, who has one year left on his contract.

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Flames provide Spencer Foo with ‘really good opportunity’
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After giving it a lot of thought, NCAA standout Spencer Foo decided to join the Calgary Flames. Being close to home isn’t the only reason the 23-year-old decided to settle on Calgary. The opportunity they were willing to give him also played a factor in his decision.

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NCAA star Spencer Foo chooses the Flames
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NCAA standout forward Spencer Foo decided to sign with the Calgary Flames, as The Sports Corporation and team confirmed. After managing 25 points in each of his first two seasons with Union College, Foo exploded in 2016-17, racking up 26 goals and 62 points. Foo is an Edmonton native, so playing close to home in […]

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Stability, Stanley Cup aspirations ‘a breath of fresh air’ for Mike Smith
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The Calgary Flames officially introduced their two newest players on Monday afternoon when they welcomed starting goaltender Mike Smith and defenseman Travis Hamonic to the organization. The addition of Hamonic gives the Flames what should be an outstanding top-four on defense as he joins a blue line that already features Mark Giordano, T.J. Brodie and […]

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