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DeBrusk douses Flames, leading Bruins to China Games sweep

Jake DeBrusk scored two goals, including the game-winner in the third period, to lead the Boston Bruins to a 3-1 win over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday in Beijing. Boston swept the O.R.G. NHL China Games. The Bruins won the exhibition season opener 4-3 in a shootout on Saturday in Shenzhen, China. DeBrusk opened the scoring with 1:51 left in ...

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Bruins use shootout to top Flames in preseason opener in China

Brad Marchand and Jake DeBrusk scored in the shootout to lead the Boston Bruins to a 4-3 win over the Calgary Flames in the NHL exhibition season-opener on Saturday in Shenzhen, China. Down to their last shooter, Boston tied the shootout on Marchand’s goal. After Calgary’s Derek Ryan missed, DeBrusk scored the game-winner. Matthew Tkachuk scored the Flames’ lone goal in the shootout. Watch highlights from the Bruins’ shootout win ...

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Flames get early start in preparation for pre-season China trip

Training camp has been turned upside down for the Calgary Flames because of an upcoming trip to China. The Flames depart Sept. 11 for pre-season games against the Boston Bruins in Shenzhen and Beijing. So over a week before other NHL players reported for physicals with their respective teams, the Flames were given the “voluntary option” to do testing Wednesday. ...

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Flames lock up defenceman Noah Hanifin to 6-year deal

The Calgary Flames have locked up defenceman Noah Hanifin. The club announced Thursday evening that they have signed the restricted free agent to a six-year contract with an annual average salary of US$ 4.95 million. The 21-year-old was acquired by the Flames, along with forward Elias Lindholm, from the Carolina Hurricanes earlier this summer in exchange for defenceman Dougie Hamilton, ...

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Flames add forward depth with Anthony Peluso signing

The Calgary Flames signed free-agent winger Anthony Peluso to a one year, two-way contract on Tuesday. The six-foot-three, 230-pound Toronto native had four goals and 10 assists to go along with 209 penalty minutes in 142 career games with the Winnipeg Jets between 2012 and 2016. Peluso, who turns 30 next month, suited up twice with the Washington Capitals in ...

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Flames, Habs swap minor-league forwards

The Calgary Flames have acquired forward Kerby Rychel from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for left-wing Hunter Shinkaruk. Rychel, born in Torrance, Calif., and raised in Tecumseh, Ont., was drafted by Columbus in the first round (19th overall) in the 2013 NHL Draft. The 23-year-old had 18 goals and 24 assists last season in 71 American Hockey League games split ...

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Flames waive Troy Brouwer to buy out final 2 years of contract

The Calgary Flames have placed assistant captain Troy Brouwer on unconditional waivers with the intention of buying out the remaining two years of his contract. The move was announced by the team Thursday and will save the Flames $ 3 million US in space under the salary cap in each of the next two seasons. Brouwer has struggled in two ...

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Jarome Iginla to announce retirement with Calgary Flames

Jarome Iginla will close the book on a 20-year NHL career on Monday at a press conference held by the Calgary Flames, according to TSN.  The Flames legend spent 16 seasons in Calgary — after joining the team in the 1996 playoffs — and … CBSSports.com Headlines

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Flames, newcomer Elias Lindholm agree to 6-year contract

The Calgary Flames have signed restricted free-agent forward Elias Lindholm to a six-year contract with an average annual value of $ 4.85 million US. The native of Boden, Sweden was acquired by Calgary along with defenceman Noah Hanafin in a June 23 in a trade that sent defencemen Dougie Hamilton and Adam Fox and forward Michael Ferland to Carolina. Lindholm ...

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