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Brandon Sun
McDavid feels 'as strong as ever' as first Oilers training camp loomsEdmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid looks on during the NHLPA Rookie Showcase in To
McDavid feels 'as strong as ever' as first Oilers training camp looms
Brandon Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
Edmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid looks on during the NHLPA Rookie Showcase in Toronto on Tuesday, September 1, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese TORONTO - As Connor McDavid was going through his draft year, agent and Hall of Famer Bobby Orr... Read more
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Calgary Sun
5 reasons to get excited about the Calgary Flames in SeptemberWelcome to September. Where did summer go? Seriously, it shouldn’t be in the r
5 reasons to get excited about the Calgary Flames in September
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Welcome to September. Where did summer go? Seriously, it shouldn’t be in the rearview mirror already. However, now that we’ve flipped the calendar, it means the Calgary Flames’ season is right around the corner. In fact, once Labour Day weekend... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Letters to the Editor. Aug. 29, 2015My opinion on the new LRT route: They have a plan A, B ,C or D. My option is pl
Letters to the Editor. Aug. 29, 2015
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
My opinion on the new LRT route: They have a plan A, B ,C or D. My option is plan E — why even build it? We don’t need it, we can’t afford it as taxpayers and the economy is in the toilet with the oil prices at a record low. There’s three very good... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Steam strengthens crease depth with signingThe Summerland steam bolstered their goaltending by adding Austin Wells on Thur
Steam strengthens crease depth with signing
Penticton Western News / Posted 2 days ago
The Summerland steam bolstered their goaltending by adding Austin Wells on Thursday. The Steam acquired 1995-born Austin Wells, who spent the past two seasons with the Rebels and in 2014-15 posted a 3.01 goals against average and a .922 save percent... Read more
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Calgary Sun
NASCAR's Hayley keeps on truckin'Behind the wheel of a go-kart by the age of four, in his first race by seven, a
NASCAR's Hayley keeps on truckin'
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Behind the wheel of a go-kart by the age of four, in his first race by seven, and making his NASCAR debut by 15, Cameron Hayley’s career path has never swerved off course. Nowadays, as the only Canuck racing full-time in the NASCAR Camping World... Read more
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Calgary Sun
No one more surprised than former Calgary Flames forward Curtis Glencross how free agency has worked outAs one of the NHL’s few authentic cowboys, there aren’t many things in life Cur
No one more surprised than former Calgary Flames forward Curtis Glencross how free agency has worked out
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
As one of the NHL’s few authentic cowboys, there aren’t many things in life Curtis Glencross enjoys more than riding horses on an open range. However, the 32-year-old winger now admits he erred in saddling up for the trail ride with Calgary Flames... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Mike Cammalleri believes Devils can surprise doubtersIt was the jersey that gave it away. For as long as he can remember, Mike Camm
Mike Cammalleri believes Devils can surprise doubters
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
It was the jersey that gave it away. For as long as he can remember, Mike Cammalleri has worn No. 13. But when he signed a five-year contract with New Jersey last summer, he was given No. 23. On a team called the Devils, the other number was off... Read more
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ESPN
Ramblings: The good, bad and unknown of the offseasonTraining camp is so close you can almost feel it, so it is time to shake more o
Ramblings: The good, bad and unknown of the offseason
ESPN / Posted 4 days ago
Training camp is so close you can almost feel it, so it is time to shake more of the rust off and do a little rambling. Flame revival Pretty darned good summer for Calgary Flames general manager Brad Treliving, who stole Dougie Hamilton away from... Read more
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NBC San Diego
SD Gulls to Open Season at HomeAfter months of anticipation, San Diego Gulls fans can plan out their weekends.
SD Gulls to Open Season at Home
NBC San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
After months of anticipation, San Diego Gulls fans can plan out their weekends. The American Hockey League released its regular season schedule Thursday, and the Anaheim Ducks' top minor-league affiliate will welcome the Grand Rapids Griffins to... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Bieber items in auctionPop music sensation Justin Bieber and former Toronto Maple Leafs star Darryl Si
Bieber items in auction
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 5 days ago
Pop music sensation Justin Bieber and former Toronto Maple Leafs star Darryl Sittler have chipped in to help with a benefit concert and silent auction for local nurse Jeanne Bryans. The concert takes place at 7 p.m. Saturday night at Zion Lutheran... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Devin Setoguchi: 'My word has not meant much'Devin Setoguchi believes he is down to his final chance to play the game he lov
Devin Setoguchi: 'My word has not meant much'
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
Devin Setoguchi believes he is down to his final chance to play the game he loves. “One last crack,” as he puts it. The Calgary Flames gave the Alberta native his second-last crack this time a year ago on a one-year deal, and he blew it after... Read more
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ESPN
Calgary Flames sign Mark Giordano to six-year contractThe 31-year-old defenseman still has a year remaining on his deal, but Flames g
Calgary Flames sign Mark Giordano to six-year contract
ESPN / Posted 6 days ago
The 31-year-old defenseman still has a year remaining on his deal, but Flames general manager Brad Treliving said in May that re-signing Giordano was his "No. 1 priority" this offseason. Mark Giordano has 66 goals and 179 assists in 510 games, all... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Cherry: Flames got a 'real deal' in GiordanoThe Calgary Flames locked up captain Mark Giordano with a six-year, $40.5 milli
Cherry: Flames got a 'real deal' in Giordano
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 6 days ago
The Calgary Flames locked up captain Mark Giordano with a six-year, $40.5 million extension on Tuesday, and the deal was met with plenty of high praise from around the league. Don Cherry is no exception. The Hockey Night in Canada personality... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Signing of Mark Giordano leaves the Calgary Flames lots of flexibilityTo the Calgary Flames faithful, GM Brad Treliving’s elevated himself to lofty s
Signing of Mark Giordano leaves the Calgary Flames lots of flexibility
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
To the Calgary Flames faithful, GM Brad Treliving’s elevated himself to lofty status. On the heels of the team signing captain Mark Giordano to a contract extension — essentially capping a summer in which the club also acquired and inked rising star... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Flames D Ladislav Smid looks to be ready for training campThe sweat was pouring down Ladislav Smid’s face. The drops were flowing into a
Calgary Flames D Ladislav Smid looks to be ready for training camp
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
The sweat was pouring down Ladislav Smid’s face. The drops were flowing into a mouth featuring a mile-wide grin. It didn’t bother him one bit. The Calgary Flames defenceman was happy to be working so hard. After all, Smid — who’s among those... Read more
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Bleacher Report
NHL Players Most Likely to Hold OutWhat's the Holdup? While his younger brother Dougie salivates over the new $34
NHL Players Most Likely to Hold Out
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 days ago
What's the Holdup? While his younger brother Dougie salivates over the new $34.5 million contract he signed with the Calgary Flames over the summer, older brother Freddie's waiting on the Colorado Avalanche to come to terms on a new contract beyond... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Stanley Cup Odds 2015-16: Ducks, Blackhawks Among Championship FavoritesThe Boston Bruins missed the playoffs for the first time since 2006-07 last sea
Stanley Cup Odds 2015-16: Ducks, Blackhawks Among Championship Favorites
New England Sports Network / Posted 7 days ago
The Boston Bruins missed the playoffs for the first time since 2006-07 last season and made a number of personnel moves this summer as a result. The club’s offseason rebuild hasn’t helped their odds to win the Stanley Cup, which sit back at 20/1 at... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheaties' import options wide openBrandon Wheat Kings head coach/general manager Kelly McCrimmon speaks to the me
Wheaties' import options wide open
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Brandon Wheat Kings head coach/general manager Kelly McCrimmon speaks to the media at the Canad Inns piano bar on Tuesday. The Western Hockey League club will open its training camp a week from today. With four potential import players and two spots... Read more
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The Daily Review
2024 Los Angeles Olympic bid projects surplusAnxiety over taxpayer costs helped cripple Boston's 2024 Olympic bid, but organ
2024 Los Angeles Olympic bid projects surplus
The Daily Review / Posted 7 days ago
Anxiety over taxpayer costs helped cripple Boston's 2024 Olympic bid, but organizers in potential stand-in Los Angeles projected Tuesday that they could stage events from Santa Monica Beach to the Hollywood Hills and bank a $161 million surplus. Los... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Treliving: Giordano will be great mentor to Flames' HamiltonThe Calgary Flames general manager signed Giordano to a six-year, $40.5-million
Treliving: Giordano will be great mentor to Flames' Hamilton
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
The Calgary Flames general manager signed Giordano to a six-year, $40.5-million contract extension Tuesday and spoke about his team’s captain on Prime Time Sports. “We see what he does on the ice in terms of the play … The other piece that people... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Michael Arace commentary: Extending safety nets in parks a must for baseball Michael Arace is a Dispatch sports reporter. Michael Arace Commentary Major
Michael Arace commentary: Extending safety nets in parks a must for baseball
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Michael Arace is a Dispatch sports reporter. Michael Arace Commentary Major League Baseball can avoid killing a fan. It can. Just hang the nets. Baseball players can stop... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk
Vancouver inks journeyman Adam CracknellThe Vancouver Canucks added some depth up front by inking forward Adam Cracknel
Vancouver inks journeyman Adam Cracknell
NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk / Posted 7 days ago
The Vancouver Canucks added some depth up front by inking forward Adam Cracknell to a one-year, two-way contract, according to TVA Sports’ Renaud Lavoie. The deal is reportedly worth $575,000 annually at the NHL level. Cracknell, 30, wasn’t selected... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Francis: Setoguchi is 'quite a project' for Leafs“Just because he signed a PTO, doesn’t mean he’s going to play in the National
Francis: Setoguchi is 'quite a project' for Leafs
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
“Just because he signed a PTO, doesn’t mean he’s going to play in the National Hockey League.” The Sportsnet analyst joined Dean Blundell & Co. on Sportsnet 590 The FAN Tuesday morning to share his thoughts on the Toronto Maple Leafs’ decision to... Read more
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TSN
NHL free agent class of 2016 strongWith Mark Giordano signing a six-year, $40.5 million extension with the Calgary
NHL free agent class of 2016 strong
TSN / Posted 7 days ago
With Mark Giordano signing a six-year, $40.5 million extension with the Calgary Flames, the 2016 NHL free agent market lost arguably its best available unrestricted defenceman. Fears of a dearth of signing activity come July 1 are unfounded, though,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Flames sign captain Mark Giordano to six-year contract extensionThe Calgary Flames checked off the top task on their summer to-do list by signi
Flames sign captain Mark Giordano to six-year contract extension
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
The Calgary Flames checked off the top task on their summer to-do list by signing captain Mark Giordano to a six-year contract extension. The 31-year-old defenceman has a year remaining on his current contract, but Flames general manager Brad... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Sports Breaking NewsCALGARY - The Calgary Flames checked off the top task on their summer to-do lis
Sports Breaking News
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
CALGARY - The Calgary Flames checked off the top task on their summer to-do list by signing captain Mark Giordano to a six-year contract extension. BEIJING, China - Canadian decathlon star Damian Warner compares track and field's multi-events to... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Giordano extension a no-brainer for FlamesMark Giordano won’t play a game under his new six-year, $40.5 million contract
Giordano extension a no-brainer for Flames
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
Mark Giordano won’t play a game under his new six-year, $40.5 million contract until he is 33 years old. He will enter the final year of that contract at the ripe old age 38. After that, you’ll have to look mighty hard to find anything even remotely... Read more
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TSN
NHL free agent class of 2016 still strongWith Mark Giordano signing a six-year, $40.5 million extension with the Calgary
NHL free agent class of 2016 still strong
TSN / Posted 7 days ago
With Mark Giordano signing a six-year, $40.5 million extension with the Calgary Flames, the 2016 NHL free agent market lost arguably its best available unrestricted defenceman. Fears of a dearth of signing activity come July 1 are unfounded, though,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Weak Market Helped Flames Re-Sign Giordano at BargainIt’s impossible to analyze Mark Giordano’s surprisingly reasonable new contract
Weak Market Helped Flames Re-Sign Giordano at Bargain
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
It’s impossible to analyze Mark Giordano’s surprisingly reasonable new contract with the Calgary Flames without first considering context. It’s been an odd summer for NHL free agents, with many forced to accept less money or fewer years than they had... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Flames re-sign defenseman Giordano to six-year extensionAll-Star defenseman Mark Giordano has been re-signed by the Calgary Flames on a
Flames re-sign defenseman Giordano to six-year extension
Reuters Sports News / Posted 7 days ago
All-Star defenseman Mark Giordano has been re-signed by the Calgary Flames on a six-year contract extension, the National Hockey League (NHL) team announced on Tuesday. No financial details were disclosed by the team but local media estimate the... Read more
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NHL.com
Mark Giordano signs six-year contract with Calgary FlamesDefenseman Mark Giordano signed a six-year contract with the Calgary Flames on
Mark Giordano signs six-year contract with Calgary Flames
NHL.com / Posted 7 days ago
Defenseman Mark Giordano signed a six-year contract with the Calgary Flames on Tuesday. Financial terms were not released, but Sportsnet reported an average annual value of $6.75 million. Giordano has been the Flames captain since 2013. He has... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Flames' Mark Giordano inks six-year contractThe Calgary Flames and captain Mark Giordano have agreed to a six-year contract
Calgary Flames' Mark Giordano inks six-year contract
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
The Calgary Flames and captain Mark Giordano have agreed to a six-year contract extension with a reported average salary of US$6.75 million. Giordano, who's coming off a couple of breakthrough seasons since becoming the team captain, had one more... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Flames ink Giordano to 6-year, $40.5M extensionThe Calgary Flames have locked up defenceman Mark Giordano with a six-year cont
Flames ink Giordano to 6-year, $40.5M extension
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
The Calgary Flames have locked up defenceman Mark Giordano with a six-year contract extension. The deal is reportedly worth $40.5 million. Giordano is entering the final year of a five-year deal that sees him earn $4,020,000 against the salary... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk
Gio won’t go: Flames extend Giordano for six years, $40.5MIt seemed like the Calgary Flames were going to have a big elephant in the room
Gio won’t go: Flames extend Giordano for six years, $40.5M
NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk / Posted 8 days ago
It seemed like the Calgary Flames were going to have a big elephant in the room regarding Mark Giordano‘s expiring contract next season. They removed that problem in a huge way on Tuesday. The Flames announced a six-year contract extension for the... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk
Oscar LindbergThis season may be the last for to make the leap and join the New York Rangers
Oscar Lindberg
NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk / Posted 8 days ago
This season may be the last for to make the leap and join the New York Rangers. The 23-year-old center, who signed a two-year $1.3 million contract in July, needs to clear waivers, if New York wants to send him to the AHL. Given... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Petition demanding no tax dollars go towards CalgaryNext was relaunched by Alberta's Canadian Taxpayers FederationCiting four arenas built in Canada without public dollars, the Canadian Taxpaye
Petition demanding no tax dollars go towards CalgaryNext was relaunched by Alberta's Canadian Taxpayers Federation
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Citing four arenas built in Canada without public dollars, the Canadian Taxpayers Federation has relaunched a petition to do that in Calgary as well. “No tax dollars for pro sports arenas in Calgary,” said CTF Alberta director Paige... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Maple Leafs bringing in Devin Setoguchi on PTOThe Toronto Maple Leafs have signed veteran forward Devin Setoguchi to a profes
Maple Leafs bringing in Devin Setoguchi on PTO
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 8 days ago
The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed veteran forward Devin Setoguchi to a professional tryout (PTO) contract, according to Sportsnet 590 The Fan’s Matt Brown. Setoguchi will attend the team’s training camp in September in an effort to make his fifth... Read more
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NHL.com
Vancouver Canucks questions include goaltending, scoring depthVANCOUVER -- The Vancouver Canucks reshaped their roster with several trades th
Vancouver Canucks questions include goaltending, scoring depth
NHL.com / Posted 10 days ago
VANCOUVER -- The Vancouver Canucks reshaped their roster with several trades this offseason after losing in six games to the Calgary Flames in the Western Conference First Round of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs. General manager Jim Benning said the... Read more
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NHL.com
Vancouver Canucks outlook for 2015-16 NHL seasonNHL.com continues its preview of the 2015-16 season, which will include in-dept
Vancouver Canucks outlook for 2015-16 NHL season
NHL.com / Posted 10 days ago
NHL.com continues its preview of the 2015-16 season, which will include in-depth looks at all 30 teams throughout August. VANCOUVER -- After entering the offseason vowing to get younger, the Vancouver Canucks confused many of their fans this summer... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Sun readers poll shows Stampede City catching Blue Jays feverIt’s a Friday night at Calgary’s Pig and Duke pub, and there’s not an empty sea
Sun readers poll shows Stampede City catching Blue Jays fever
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
It’s a Friday night at Calgary’s Pig and Duke pub, and there’s not an empty seat in the house. Thousands of kilometres across the country, the Toronto Blue Jays are playing host to the New York Yankees. Nevermind the sometimes prickly relationship... Read more
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ESPN
Auston Matthews embarking on grand hockey experimentMarc Crawford has dozed through some of the early-morning bus trip from Zurich
Auston Matthews embarking on grand hockey experiment
ESPN / Posted 11 days ago
Marc Crawford has dozed through some of the early-morning bus trip from Zurich through the Swiss Alps but is looking forward to new scenery as the Zurich Lions' team bus heads into the French Alps near Grenoble. It is, he reports later,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Flames CEO: We're pushing ahead with arena, despite low oilThe ownership group behind the Calgary Flames & Stampeders says the low oil env
Flames CEO: We're pushing ahead with arena, despite low oil
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
The ownership group behind the Calgary Flames & Stampeders says the low oil environment and subsequent economic in weakness won't crimp its plans for an ambitious new $890-million complex. For more, BNN is joined by Ken King, President & CEO, Calgary... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Vaxjo 10 Braehead Clan 2: Defeat doesn't dampen occasion on European debutBRAEHEAD CLAN’S European debut got off to a tough but encouraging start despite
Vaxjo 10 Braehead Clan 2: Defeat doesn't dampen occasion on European debut
EveningTimes Online / Posted 12 days ago
BRAEHEAD CLAN’S European debut got off to a tough but encouraging start despite going down 10-2 defeat to Vaxjo Lakers. A small handful of fans from Scotland had travelled to Sweden for what was the opening game of their team’s Champions Hockey... Read more
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heraldscotland
Vaxjo 10 Braehead Clan 2: Heavy defeat doesn't dampen European bow for ScotsAnd within five minutes Clan were on the back foot as Patrik Lundh opened the s
Vaxjo 10 Braehead Clan 2: Heavy defeat doesn't dampen European bow for Scots
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
And within five minutes Clan were on the back foot as Patrik Lundh opened the scoring, and just four minutes later it was two as Ilkka Heikkenen punished the visitors. There was a brief glimmer of hope for the Scots as they hit back almost instantly... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk
Editorial rips Flames’ request for ‘ludicrous amount of taxpayer support’ to build arenaCalgary, historically, hasn’t lacked for confidence. Now there’s a good opportu
Editorial rips Flames’ request for ‘ludicrous amount of taxpayer support’ to build arena
NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk / Posted 12 days ago
Calgary, historically, hasn’t lacked for confidence. Now there’s a good opportunity for the city to prove its maturity by rejecting the latest proposal for an arena-stadium complex that would require a ludicrous amount of taxpayer support. The... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Letters to the Editor Aug. 20WHAT THE FLAMES MEAN After reading about a new multi-purpose complex proposed
Letters to the Editor Aug. 20
Calgary Sun / Posted 13 days ago
WHAT THE FLAMES MEAN After reading about a new multi-purpose complex proposed by the Calgary Flames, I decided to give my view on the project, as many opinions for and against have arisen. Sporting events will be part of the equation, however, the... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
A closer look at Calgary's new arena proposalFive years ago, as the Edmonton Oilers’ arena project teetered on and off the r
A closer look at Calgary's new arena proposal
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 13 days ago
Five years ago, as the Edmonton Oilers’ arena project teetered on and off the rails on a monthly rotation, I had an off-the-record conversation with a couple of higher-ups in the Calgary Flames organization. The folks in Calgary were quietly... Read more
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NHL.com
Johnny Gaudreau of Calgary Flames honored in nateve New JerseyCALGARY, AB -- Calgary Flames winger Johnny Gaudreau was honoured in his home s
Johnny Gaudreau of Calgary Flames honored in nateve New Jersey
NHL.com / Posted 13 days ago
CALGARY, AB -- Calgary Flames winger Johnny Gaudreau was honoured in his home state on Wednesday, being inducted into the All-Sports Museum of Southern New Jersey. The 22-year-old is the youngest inductee into the All-Sports Museum of Southern New... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Province promises to keep an open mind when it is presented with CalgaryNEXT proposalAlberta’s Finance Minister says he will keep an ‘open mind’ to the proposed Cal
Province promises to keep an open mind when it is presented with CalgaryNEXT proposal
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Alberta’s Finance Minister says he will keep an ‘open mind’ to the proposed CalgaryNEXT megaproject released Tuesday. In a statement Tuesday, Minister Joe Ceci’s said, “If and when an official proposal comes forward from the Calgary Sports and... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Bo Levi Mitchell says Zach Collaros should have been rewardedThe CFL’s top performers panel loved Bo Levi Mitchell’s four-touchdown performa
Bo Levi Mitchell says Zach Collaros should have been rewarded
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
The CFL’s top performers panel loved Bo Levi Mitchell’s four-touchdown performance in Week 8. But Mitchell loved Zach Collaros’ game better. The Hamilton Tiger-Cats quarterback led his team to an emphatic 52-22 win over the B.C. Lions, throwing for... Read more
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