Found March 14, 2013 on
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CALGARY, Alberta (AP) -- Lee Stempniak scored the winning goal in the third period and added an assist in the Calgary Flames' 5-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night.
Stempniak broke a 2-2 tie 5:37 into the third on a beautiful set up from Curtis Glencross, who missed the previous two games because of a wrist injury. Glencross wheeled deep into the Detroit zone and zipped a pass to the uncovered Stempniak in the slot for his seventh goal of the season.
Glencross added his ninth at 9:12, capitalizing on Valterri Filppula's turnover along the side boards. Blake Comeau followed with a goal 48 seconds later to make it 5-2.
Alex Tanguay and Jay Bouwmeester also scored for Calgary (10-11-4), which won its fifth in a row at home.
Niklas Kronwall and Filppula scored for Detroit (12-10-5).
The Flames were coming off a disappointing three-game trip to California in which they lost all three games by a combined score of 11-3 to drop to last place in the Western C...
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Lee Stempniak scored the winning goal in the third period and added an assist in the Calgary Flames' 5-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night.
Stempniak broke a 2-2 tie 5:37 into the third on a beautiful set-up from Curtis Glencross, who missed the previous two games because of a wrist injury. Glencross wheeled deep into the Detroit zone and zipped a pass to...
With the Calgary Flames currently looking at a pretty sweet lottery pick this year, much talk has been about the availability of star forward, Jarome Iginla. Iginla trade talk has been a hot topic for a few years now especially with the downward spiral Flames team where they seem to be limited in prospects and [...]
Daren Millard, Nick Kypreos and Mike Keenan of Sportsnet discuss the trade options for the core group of the Calgary Flames, including Jarome Iginla and Mikka Kiprusoff.
Though the Calgary Flames have had their share of problems recently, they've been playing extremely well at home.
That may not bode well for a Nashville Predators team struggling on the road lately.
Calgary seeks a sixth straight home victory Friday night while trying to deal Nashville an eighth defeat in its last nine road contests.
The Flames were outscored 13-3 during a...
from Pierre LeBrun of ESPN,
- Keep an eye on the Los Angeles Kings if and when the Calgary Flames and Jarome Iginla decide to begin divorce proceedings.
While it’s been widely (and accurately) reported that Boston and Pittsburgh have interest in the Flames captain should he become available, I believe the Kings would be right there in the mix as well and could...
The Detroit Red Wings flew to Edmonton after their 5-2 loss to the Calgary Flames, and after a third-period brain fart of epic proportions, and given that the Wings have gotten all of 1 point out of three games against the worst of the West in Columbus and Calgary, there was no reason to stick around.
The Wings will be out of the playoff pack in terms of the standings by the time...
The Detroit Red Wings dropped a 5-2 decision to the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night, and I'd prefer to not discuss the goals as much as a stat that tells the whole story tonight:
The Red Wings out-shot Calgary 38 to 22, and when you add the shots the Wings either fired into Flames players or wide of Miikka Kiprusoff, the Wings out-shot-attempted the Flames 73 to 38.
The Nashville Predators play their second of a back to back in Alberta as they take on the Calgary Flames. The Predators have a record of 11-10-6 are ranked 10th in the Western Conference with 28 points. The Flames have a record of 10-11-4 with 24 points and ranked 14th in the Western Conference. Puck drops at 8:07pm CT.
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Red Wings fall in glorious, epic proportion, 5-2 to the Calgary Flames. I’ll just make this quick and painless. The first period was all Red Wings. They dominated in shots and also in scoring chances. Niklas Kronwall opened the scoring the Wings only 3:20 into the game, sniping a slapshot from the far [...]
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Amazingly, this is the first meeting of these two teams this year completing the lineup of Western Conference teams the Predators have faced this season. The Predators have an average start for the month of March while the Flames are tied for last in the West (Colorado) but only four points behind the Predators. The Flames are riding the middle...