Found December 08, 2011 on Miami Herald:
The Calgary Flames look to put another beating on the Colorado Avalanche when the two bottom feeders in the Northwest Division get together tonight at the Saddledome.

Avalanche C Porter suspended four games

Colorado Avalanche center Kevin Porter has been suspended four games for kneeing Vancouver Canucks left wing David Booth. Porter was assessed a major penalty and a game misconduct for the play. Booth sprained his right MCL on the hit and is expected to be sidelined four to six weeks. "This is not a full body check during which there was some knee-to-knee contact," NHL...

PHT: Ex-coach pleads guilty to sex assault of Fleury

PHT: Former junior hockey coach Graham James pleaded guilty to repeatedly sexually assaulting two of his former players, including ex-NHL star Theoren Fleury.

Jokinen's late goal gives Flames 3-2 win over Avs

Olli Jokinen scored the go-ahead goal with 4:50 left, and the Calgary Flames rallied to beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 on Thursday night.

Flames 3, Avalanche 2

Olli Jokinen scored the go-ahead goal with 4:50 left, and the Calgary Flames rallied to beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 on Thursday night. Curtis Glencross, with a goal and an assist, and Lee Stempniak also scored for Calgary. Brendan Morrison added two assists, and Miikka Kiprusoff made 16 saves in the win. Matt Duchene and T.J. Galiardi had goals for the Avalanche. Jean-Sebastien...

Six Flames prospects in World Junior selection camps

Tweet CALGARY, AB -- With the start of world junior training camps just days away, six Calgary Flames prospects prepare to make final impressions for their respective national junior teams. Michael Ferland (LW-Brand...

Avalanche at Edmonton pregame, Malone skating in pregame warmups

EDMONTON — Semyon Varlamov will start in goal for the Avalanche, which will have 21 players in the pregame warmup. Rookie center Brad Malone is in the tentative lineup, but he won’t necessarily make his NHL debut. Defenseman Matt Hunwick will also skate in warmups and could also be scratched. Last night in Calgary, Hunwick played sparingly as a fourth-line center. Defenseman...

Avs high-sticked themselves in Calgary

CALGARY — Off to Edmonton. The Avs weren’t very good tonight in a 3-2 loss to the Flames, but they had a chance to win the thing in the third period. Similar to Tuesday’s 6-0 loss at Vancouver, when Colorado was the better team but losing 2-0 going into the third, the Flames were better team through 40 minutes but trailed 1-0. Friday’s game story focuses on TJ Galiardi...

Projected Lines: Flames vs. Avalanche

Tweet PROJECTED LINES, DEFENSIVE PAIRINGS & GOALTENDERS - These are the lines from Wednesday's practice. Roman Horak and Tim Jackman alternated on the right wing of the fourth line. Lines will be upda...

Avs Kevin Porter suspended four games as Shanahan makes statement

By Alexander Monaghan President On Tuesday night, the Colorado Avalanche came into their away game against the Vancouver Canucks with a game plan. After diligently researching their opponent, they determined that playing a physical game will throw the defending Western Conference Champions off their game; after all, the ‘Nucks did seem somewhat out of sorts against the Boston...

Daniel Sedin gets hat trick as Vancover Canucks beat Colorado Avalanche 6-0

(source feed provided no summary content for this entry)

Sutton banned indefinitely, Porter out four games

NEW YORK (AP) -- The NHL suspended Colorado Avalanche forward Kevin Porter for four games because of a kneeing infraction, and issued an indefinite ban to Edmonton Oilers defenseman Andy Sutton on Thursday.

Avalanche-Flames Preview

After putting together their first winning streak in two months, the Colorado Avalanche took a step back in their last game. Bouncing back from their most lopsided defeat of the season doesn't look like it will be easy. At the Saddledome on Thursday night, the Avalanche try to avoid a losing a ninth straight game to a Calgary Flames team coming off its highest-scoring effort...
NHL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.