Found November 08, 2011 on
Both Jarome Iginla and Nick Johnson received five for fighting and Johnson received a ten and a match penalty.
You will see Iginla motioning around the 30 second mark for a head-butt, but I think Johnson was just bringing his head up.
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Attention Flames Fans-the excitement that is roster management peaked today with a pair of personnel moves. In the wake of another ebb of Flames 2011-12 success, GM J-Feast has summoned last preseason’s heart’s desire-TJ Brodie. Exciting times. This came as the repercussion of Anton Babchuk’s Injury Reserve assignement. His biggest asset, his sniper mitt, has been deemed tres...
The Calgary Flames placed defenseman Anton Babchuk on injured reserve Wednesday with a hand injury.
Babchuk was hurt in Wednesday's 3-0 loss to the Minnesota Wild. He has three assists in eight games this season.
To replace Babchuk on the roster, the Flames called up defenseman T.J. Brodie from their AHL affiliate in Abbotsford.
CALGARY, AB – The Calgary Flames announced today that they have recalled defenceman T.J. Brodie from the Abbotsford Heat (AHL) as a result of Flames defenceman Anton Babchuk having been placed on Injured ...
The Minnesota Wild and Calgary Flames featured an unusual bout Tuesday evening in Calgary.
Brad Staubitz and Tim Jackman left the confusion to some. Staubitz, however, is finding his way as an enforcer, with +20 minutes in the box and on to his third scrum of the season. He’s your average early 20s-something looking to solidify a spot in the NHL after taking on 13...
I was watching this game last night and Wild forward Nick Johnson is thrown out of the game for an alleged head butt. I have watched this video numerous times and I for the life of me don't see the head butt that Iginla is complaining about. I have to agree with BReynolds that there is no head butt.
Also, the ref that made the call Tim Kowal should probably apologize to...
PROJECTED FLAMES LINES, DEFENSIVE PAIRINGS & GOALTENDER
Alex Tanguay - Roman Horak - Jarome Iginla
Curtis Glencross - Olli Jokinen - Rene Bourque
Niklas Hagman - Matt Stajan - Lee Stempniak
Tom Kostopoulos - Brendan Morrison - Tim Jackma...
As we mentioned in Tuesday night's Three Stars, Nick Johnson of the Minnesota Wild was ejected from their game vs. the Calgary Flames at 13:41 of the second period for allegedly headbutting Jarome Iginla.
Check out the incident, the aftermath and Iginla's locker room comments about it here:
How often do you see an NHL player turn and work the refs during a fight? For a second...
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) Niklas Backstrom stopped 41 shots and the Minnesota Wild beat the Calgary Flames 3-0 on Tuesday night
for their fifth straight victory.
The Flames extended one series winning streak over the weekend to get back to .500. Their recent history versus the Wild seems to hint that getting over the even mark may prove to be more difficult.