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Flames' dim playoff hopes burn out in loss to Kings

Anze Kopitar tied a career high with his 34th goal, Jonathan Quick made 23 saves and the Los Angeles Kings moved back into playoff position with a 3-0 win over the Calgary Flames on Monday night. Mike Smith stopped 26 shots for the Flames, who were eliminated from playoff contention. Calgary has been outscored 28-7 during a six-game losing streak. ...

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Flames' playoff hopes take another hit in shutout loss to Ducks

John Gibson stopped 29 shots to lead the Anaheim Ducks to a 4-0 win over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night. Gibson earned his fourth shutout of the season and 16th of his NHL career. He improved to 12-3-1 in his last 16 starts. Francois Beauchemin had a goal and an assist for Anaheim (38-24-12, 88 points) while Andrew Cogliano, ...

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Bettman blames old arena for Calgary Flames' financial situation that 'continues to deteriorate'

​NHL commissioner Gary Bettman says the Calgary Flames’ financial situation “continues to deteriorate” as the team continues to operate out of the aging Scotiabank Saddledome but maintained his position that he doesn’t foresee the situation changing soon. Bettman spoke to reporters in Calgary on Friday as part of his Western Canadian tour. He said he wasn’t there to make threats, ...

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Bettman claims Flames' financial situation deteriorating amid arena dispute

Gary Bettman made it clear he wasn’t trying to directly threaten the Calgary Flames on Friday, but he continued to insist the club’s apparent financial woes are only getting worse. The NHL commissioner once again said during a visit to Calgary that he believes the Flames require a new arena above all else, even though neither the team nor the ...

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Flames' Mike Smith added to Pacific Division all-star roster

Calgary Flames goaltender Mike Smith has been added to the roster for the NHL all-star game, the league announced Thursday. Smith replaces Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick on the Pacific Division roster. It will be Smith’s second appearance at an all-star game. <p dat… CBC | NHL News

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Joonas Donskoi's winner helps Sharks weather Flames' comeback

​ Joonas Donskoi made an immediate impact in his return to the San Jose line-up. Donskoi scored the winner with 2:48 left in the third period and also had an assist to lead the Sharks to a 3-2 win over the Calgary Flames. “He was awesome,” exclaimed Sharks coach Peter DeBoer. “He was on the puck all nig… CBC | ...

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