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Note to Reto Berra; when you go for the poke-check make sure you deposit that puck somewhere safe. Somewhere that isn’t the middle of the ice.
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Calgary Flames goalie Reto Berra went to poke-check a loose puck out of the zone to prevent the Florida Panthers from having a breakaway on him. Let’s just say that his plan went horribly wrong. He misplayed the puck and it went right to Jimmy Hayes who had a virtually open net. It was pretty funny to watch Berra skate back to the net after playing the puck, clearly regretting...
For the record, Mikael Backlund wants to stay.
The Calgary Flames centre is suddenly the subject of trade speculation, with TSN’s Darren Dreger reporting Friday on Twitter that four or five teams have ‘kicked tires’ on Backlund and the Flames are ‘willing to move him.’
“I get Twitter, so I saw it on there. And I watch TSN, so I heard it there, too,” Backlund said...
Sean Monahan scored in the sixth round of the shootout to lift the Calgary Flames to a 4-3 win over the Florida Panthers on Friday night.
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Sean Monahan is making a convincing case for the crown.
Apparently, though, the nickname is already spoken for.
“They call (Reto Berra) the King of Shootouts in Switzerland,” revealed Calgary Flames winger Sven Baertschi after Friday’s 4-3 shootout victory over the Florida Panthers at the Saddledome.
Monahan might have something to say about that.
For the second time in...
The Calgary Flames continue to make changes in the hopes of being younger.
The Flames acquired left winger Lane MacDermid from the Dallas Stars for a sixth-round draft choice Friday and assigned him to the AHL Abbotsford Heat.
MacDermid, 24, is a 6-foot-3, 205-lb., winger who played six games this season with the Stars and managed two assists.
The Calgary Flames have acquired left wing Lane MacDermid from the Dallas Stars in exchange for Calgary’s 6th round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft, the same pick they had acquired the day before from Anaheim in the Tim Jackman deal. MacDermid was selected by the Boston Bruins in the 4th round (112th overall) of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft During the shortened 2012–13 season, [...]