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Vinny Prospal had the go-ahead goal and an assist in a four-goal second period to help the Columbus Blue Jackets beat Calgary 6-4 on Friday night in the Flames' first game since they traded longtime captain Jarome Iginla to Pittsburgh
Mark Letestu, Matt Calvert, Derick Brasard, Ryan Johansen and R.J. Umberger also scored for the Blue Jackets. Columbus, 1-2-1 on its four-game trip, climbed within a point of St. Louis for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference. The Blue Jackets also evened their record at 14-14-7 and snapped Calgary's eight-game home winning streak.
Brian McGrattan, Mikael Backlund, Dennis Wideman and Curtis Glencross scored for Calgary.
Iginla was traded to Pittsburgh on Wednesday night for a 2013 first-round draft pick and college prospects Ben Hanowski and Kenneth Agostino. Many of the fans in the crowd, announced as a sellout of 19,289, wore red jerseys with Iginla's name on the back.
The appreciative fans then stood up and gav...
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Jarome Iginla will be holding a press conference from the Saddledome in Calgary today.
It is scheduled to start at 12:30pm ET and can be viewed below and the NHL Network will be broadcasting it too. Continue reading "Live Stream- Jarome Iginla Press Conference"
The Boston Bruins lost to Pittsburgh in the competition for Jarome Iginla. That should make it tougher for them to beat the already powerful Penguins in the playoffs.
It was a bitter battle to lose, of course. Especially considering Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli thought he already had the Calgary Flames' all-time leading goal scorer in the fold.
A few hours later,...
Jarome Iginla is officially off the market. Hockey fans on the East Coast were up later than usual last night, waiting for the announcement that Iginla had been traded to the Boston Bruins. The rumors began swirling when Iginla was scratched from the Flames lineup on Wednesday night, implying that a deal was imminent. TSN’s Aaron Ward tweeted that the deal was done with Boston...
It’s been a long two days since the Bruins last played, and there was no shortage of drama during that time.
After blowing late leads against the Montreal Canadiens and losing out on the Jarome Iginla sweepstakes, the Bruins would be well within their rights to come out angry Saturday in Philadelphia. Of course, they’re professionals and will likely keep an even keel, but it...
The Calgary Flames have shipped franchise icon Jarome Iginla to the Pittsburgh Penguins. "In a shocking turn of events on a wild Thursday morning, the Calgary Flames announced that they’ve traded franchise icon Jarome Iginla to the Penguins for Pittsburgh's first-round pick in the 2013 NHL Draft, the rights to unsigned draft choices Kenneth Agostino and Ben Hanowski...
By Ryan Holmer (@ProspectReport)
Talk about a confusing night. I shut off my computer, and phone at 1:00 am on Wednesday, March 27th with the thought that Iginla to the Bruins was essentially completed. Conflicting reports had been surfacing all night on the Twitter-verse, but general consensus was that Iginla was indeed going to Boston. When I woke up this morning,...
The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired Jarome Iginla from the
Here's what the Penguins did last night to go along with their trades for Brenden Morrow and Douglas Murray...
BREAKING NEWS: #Pens acquired Jarome Iginla from Calgary for Ben Hanowski, Kenny Agostino and 2013 first-round pick
— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) March 28, 2013
and the Rangers?
Ryan Clowe is the perfect Ranger. He can't score - and...
(via Calgary Herald)
The Sixers didn't disappoint on Fan Appreciation night, as they defeated the Bucks. In case you missed it, the Pittsburgh Penguins took the hockey world, and social media by storm, as they finished a trade for Jarome Iginla.
The Sixers defeated the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday at the Wells Fargo Center, 100-92. (Interstate 76ers)
The Flyers are set to face...
Ron MacLean of HNIC chatted with Jarome Iginla today via satellite after his first game with the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Iginla discusses his first game with the Penguins and the trade process.
The Pittsburgh Penguins set the tone in the NHL’s Eastern conference this week with their multiple moves, adding ex-Dallas Star captain Brenden Morrow, 240lb defenseman Douglas Murray, and Ex-Calgary Flame captain Jarome Iginla. The Penguins gave up a few prospects, draft picks and a dozen sticks for their new tools which basically left their previous [...]
With all of the focus on the Jarome Iginla trade last night, this incredible fight between super heavy weights Brian McGrattan and Patrick Bordeleau has gone virtually unrecognized. Both of these guys may have forgotten what it’s like to win games on a regular basis, but they sure haven’t forgotten how to fight.
The Flames, minus Iginla, managed to squeak out a 4-3 win over...
Goddamn. Jay Feaster is so incompetent at his job that now he's expanded business to Boston. Not only did he tell Chiarelli that the Bruins had Jarome Iginla, he also requested the Bruins sign that one-year contract with Matt Bartkowski so he'd be all contracted up for the Flames when the trade was finalized.
Matt Bartkowski confirmed his one-way contract was...
Teammate Brooks Orpik blasted a puck off his face, sending him to the hospital. This is not how the Penguins wanted to celebrate the arrival of Jarome Iginla.