CALGARY FLAMES NEWS AND RUMORS

NHL News: Kadri, Binnington, Sabres, Red Wings, Flames, Lightning and the Maple Leafs

Source: My NHL Trade Rumors
Date: 2022-05-23

Nazem Kadri getting threats Akim Aliu: “Talked to @43_kadri about his inadvertent collision w Binnington. Naz has been subject to so many racist attacks and threats since last night that police had to be brought in. Racist attacks like this have no place in hockey and should be investigated and reported on.” Peter Baugh: Stateme

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Surprise, surprise: 40-year-old Smith outplaying Markstrom

Source: Sportsnet
Date: 2022-05-23

EDMONTON — Mike Smith was old, and according to some, looked tired. According to me, actually. It was Game 2, and after getting the hook in the 9-6 opener, Smith had left a rebound sitting in his crease for Brett Ritchie to deposit. That made it 2-0 just six minutes into Game 2, and as that old Calgary wrestling promoter Stu Hart would have said, at that point the Flames were “directin’ traffic.” Smith was looking every bit like the 40-year-old geezer who wasn’t supposed to be able to measure up to Calgary’s Jacob Markstrom. The guy who everyone in the hockey world doubted could do it every second night in May. But from about the seven-minute mark of Game 2, right through a nea

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Flames just can’t stop McDavid: ‘We let one guy dominate the game’

Source: Sportsnet
Date: 2022-05-23

EDMONTON — This Connor McDavid fella is becoming a bit of a problem for the Calgary Flames. Talk all you want about Evander Kane’s hat trick, Leon Draisaitl’s four assists, the need for better goaltending, or the Flames’ desire to play more 5-on-5 against the Edmonton Oilers. But if the Flames don’t find a better way to contain the world’s best player, this series will be over much sooner than anyone thought possible. He hasn’t just taken over this series. He is this series.

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‘We let one guy dominate the game’ Andersson on Flames inability to slow down McDavid

Source: Sportsnet
Date: 2022-05-23

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Woodcroft impressed by defensive performance from top line in Game 3 win over Flames

Source: Sportsnet
Date: 2022-05-23

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Flames once again unable to contain McDavid and the rest of the Oilers’ stars

Source: Sportsnet
Date: 2022-05-23

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What hurdles do the Flames need to clear to win the Battle of Alberta?

Source: Sportsnet
Date: 2022-05-23

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Oilers vs. Flames, Game 3 reaction

Source: Sportsnet
Date: 2022-05-23

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Kane, McDavid, Draisaitl lead way as Oilers take 2-1 series lead on Flames

Source: Sportsnet
Date: 2022-05-23

EDMONTON — Evander Kane scored a natural hat trick during an electric six-minute span and captain Connor McDavid provided more magic with three assists in another dominant performance as the Edmonton Oilers downed the Calgary Flames 4-1 on Sunday to take a 2-1 lead in their second-round playoff series.

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Flames No Shows In Game 3, Throttled By Kane And Oilers 4-1

Source: Matchsticks and Gasoline
Date: 2022-05-23

Photo by Codie McLachlan/Getty ImagesEvander Kane’s hat trick leads to Game 3 rout of the Flames. 2022 NHL Playoffs Calgary Flames 1 - Edmonton Oilers 4 Edmonton Leads Series 2-1 Complete Stats Scoring 1st: None 2nd: EDM 00:52- Hyman (Draisaitl/McDavid), EDM 6:58- Kane (Draisaitl), EDM 7:51- Kane (Draisaitl/McDavid), EDM 12:58- Kane

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