CALGARY FLAMES NEWS AND RUMORS

NHL Live Tracker: Oilers vs. Flames

Source: Sportsnet
Date: 2018-12-10

Follow live with WestJet as the Edmonton Oilers take on the Calgary Flames in the Battle of Alberta on Sunday night. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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Calgary Flames at Edmonton Oilers [Game 31]

Source: Matchsticks and Gasoline
Date: 2018-12-10

The battle of Alberta as the flames head north to take on the Edmonton Oilers. The Flames are in first place in the Western Conference after taking it to the Nashville Predators by a score of five to two. the Flames saw balanced contributions from the entire team with Oliver Kylington getting his first NHL goal and assists and Alan Quine getting his first goal as a Flame in his first game as a Flame. One would think that this one would be easy pickign given the roll

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Who's On The Ice Tonight?

Source: Matchsticks and Gasoline
Date: 2018-12-09

No goaltender has been announced yet. The Flames will try for their 6th straight win tonight when the take on the Edmonton Oilers. The Flames will still be without Mark Giordano (suspension), Ryan Lomberg (suspension) and Mikael Backlund (injury). The patchwork lineup proved effective in a 5-2 victory Saturday night against Nashville, so here's to hoping more of the same tonight. FORWARDS

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Oilers must keep cool in heated Battle of Alberta

Source: Sportsnet
Date: 2018-12-09

EDMONTON — Darnell Nurse has spent a good part of the last three seasons trying to separate a particular Calgary Flames winger from the herd, to little success. Which has so often the case in the Battle of Alberta, as the guy who gets under your skin the most tends seldom, if ever, to engage a player the size of Nurse. “They have some elite s— disturbers,” Nurse said of tonight’s opponent, the Calgary Flames. But what about Matthew Tkachuk? He’s the guy who aggravated the Oilers so badly in their only other meet

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Flames recall Peluso, assign Lomberg to AHL

Source: Sportsnet
Date: 2018-12-09

The Calgary Flames have recalled winger Anthony Peluso from the American Hockey League’s Stockton Heat. In a corresponding move, forward Ryan Lomberg has been assigned to Stockton. .@CortexBusiness Transaction Alert: The #Fla

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Preview: Calgary Flames @ Edmonton Oilers 12/9/19 (31/82): Time To Continue A Streak & End A Streak

Source: Matchsticks and Gasoline
Date: 2018-12-09

The Flames can accomplish both with a win tonight in Edmonton. Calgary Flames @ Edmonton Oilers, 7 PM MT, Rogers Place, Edmonton AB TV: SN, SN1 Radio: Sportsnet 960 Calgary Flames 19-9-2 (40 pts) - Edmonton Oilers 15-12-2 (32 pts) NHL Standings The Calgary Flames will take their Western Conference best 19-9-2 record to Edmonton tonight to take on the Oilers in Round 2 of the Battle Of Alberta. The Flames are riding high, currently on a 5 game winnng streak and they are 9-1-1 in their last 11 ga

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The Morning After Nashville: Like Firsts? We’ve Got Firsts!

Source: Matchsticks and Gasoline
Date: 2018-12-09

Calgary’s in first place and they got help from unlikely sources to get there. Calgary Flames 5 Nashville Predators 2 The Flames took care of business last night, downing the Nashville Predators 5-2. The Flames took the season series and at the same time took over first place in the Western Conference. Here’s the rest of the best that wasn’t covered in our recap/RTF combo! Tidbits -Firsts!:

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After Hours: Brad Treliving reflects on becoming Flames GM

Source: Sportsnet
Date: 2018-12-09

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Flames Top Predators & Top the West

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2018-12-09

CALGARY — Oliver Kylington had his first NHL goal and helped set-up the game-winner as the Calgary Flames grabbed first place in the Western Conference with a 5-2 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday night. The decisive goal came from Garnet Hathaway, who broke a 2-2 tie at 6:03 of the third period, neatly deflecting in Matthew Tkachuk’s point shot. Kylington, a 21-year-old rookie defenceman, had the second assist. Sean Monahan, Alan Quine, with his first goal as a Flame, and Elias Lindholm, into an empty net, also scored for Calgary (19-9-2), which won its fifth straight game and overtook Nashville by one point for tops in the West. Johnny Gaudreau with two assists and Lindholm with two points extended their point streaks to seven and six games, respectively.

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Game Takes: Flames 5 Predators 2

Source: Calgary Puck
Date: 2018-12-09

I think most hockey fans in Calgary would admit the double whammy of a Mikael Backlund concussion and a Mark Giordano suspension had them somewhat nervous with back to back games on the schedule against a very good Nashville Predators and a rivalry game against a suddenly streaking Edmonton Oilers. The team came into play […]

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