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Flames sign James Neal to 5-year contract

The Calgary Flames have added a much-needed sniper to their lineup, signing proven scorer James Neal on Monday. The deal is worth $ 28.75 million US over five years with an annual average salary of $ 5.75 million. Neal is coming off a run to the Stanley Cup final with the Vegas Golden Knights, putting up 25 goals and 44 points ...

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Flames make 5-player trade with Hurricanes

The Calgary Flames traded defenceman Dougie Hamilton, forward Micheal Ferland and blue line prospect Adam Fox to the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for forward Elias Lindholm and defenceman Noah Hanifin on Saturday at the NHL draft. There had been plenty trade rumours swirling ahead of Friday’s first round, but nothing materialized on the draft floor. Saturday also started off slow ...

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Former Flames head coach Glen Gulutzan joins Oilers as an assistant

Glen Gulutzan coached against Todd McLellan for seven seasons in the NHL, including the last two with the Calgary Flames. Now, he’ll coach alongside him on the other side of the Battle of Alberta with the Edmonton Oilers after being named to McLellan’s staff as an assistant coach with Trent Yawney and Manny Viveiros on Friday. “Your sanity hinged on ...

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Bruins, Flames set to play 2 preseason games in China

The NHL is going back to China for two exhibition games this fall between the Boston Bruins and Calgary Flames. The league announced Wednesday the Bruins and Flames will face off Sept. 15 in Shenzhen in southeast China and then again Sept. 19 in Beijing. The Los Angeles Kings and Vancouver Canucks played preseason games in Shanghai and Beijing last ...

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Brian Burke to step down as president of Flames

Calgary Flames president of hockey operations Brian Burke will be leaving the team May 1, ending a near five-year run with the organization. “When Brian came to us in September 2013 we discussed a structure and timeline of four to five years for his new role. Each year we review our mandate going forward and determined together that we would ...

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Calgary Flames hire Bill Peters as new head coach

The Calgary Flames have named Bill Peters as the team’s head coach. The Flames introduced Peters at a news conference on Monday at Scotiabank Saddledome. The 53-year-old from Three Hills, Alta., resigned as head coach of the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday after four seasons and a year remainin… CBC | NHL News

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Mark Jankowski notches 4 goals as Flames win finale

It was a bittersweet night for rookie centre Mark Jankowski. Jankowski scored four times, and the Calgary Flames finished off a disappointing season with a 7-1 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Saturday. Jankowski’s big night propelled Calgary to … CBC | NHL News

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