Former BC Star Johnny Gaudreau Scores First NHL Goal Against Canucks (Video)

Just three days ago, Johnny Gaudreau scored for Boston College in its Frozen Four matchup against eventual national champion Union. On Sunday, “Johnny Hockey” made his NHL debut for the Calgary Flames and scored his first career goal in the second period. A shot from the point deflected off Flames center Joe Colborne and off Gaudreau’s stick as the puck trickled past Canucks...
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Young Joe leads Flames’ comeback win over Islanders

Joe … Who? On this night, Joe Colborne. That’s who. “I had chills that entire ceremony,” said Colborne about Joe Nieuwendyk, who was honoured Friday night. “You forget how good he was. The points and stuff. Then they kind of walk you through his career and that was really cool for me. I might’ve felt it a little more than some of the other guys ‘cause he was one of...
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March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Colborne shifted to wing in bid to spark offence

As part of an experiment and an effort to find more responsibility and ice time for Joe Colborne, Flames head coach Bob Hartley has shifted the big six-foot-five centreman to the wing for the past three games. And whether he stays or moves back to pivot, Hartley believes the adjustment will only serve the 23-year-old positively in his National Hockey League career. “I think it’s...
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January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Colborne's SO goal lifts Flames over Blues 4-3

Joe Colborne scored the only goal of the shootout to give the Calgary Flames an improbable 4-3 come-from-behind win over the St. Louis Blues on Monday night. Colborne took the first attempt in the shootout and beat Jaroslav Halak on a deke for his third goal on four attempts this season in the tiebreaker. Reto Berra turned aside T.J. Oshie, Derek Roy and Magnus Paajarvi in the...
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December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Colin Dambrauskas: Calgary Flames Acquire Joe Colborne From Toronto Maple Leafs

Follow Colin on Twitter!: @ColinDJD The Calgary Flames have acquired 23 year old Joe Colborne from the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for a 4th round draft pick in the 2014 draft. The Leafs who were trying to move cap space in the likes of JM Liles appear to have had no real interest over the past few weeks and have decided, as an alternative, to move the 6’5, 220lbs...
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September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Flames acquire centre Joe Colborne from Leafs

The Calgary Flames announced today that they have acquired centre Joe Colborne from the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for Calgary’s fourth round pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. "As an organization we have had many discussions this past year about Joe but never made an offer” said Flames General Manager Jay Feaster. “With the opportunity to speak with Brian Burke and...
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September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs trade Colborne to Flames for a pick

The player who was once the centerpiece of the Phil Kessel trade just got shuffled out of Toronto, per the Maple Leafs: The Toronto Maple Leafs have traded centreman Joe Colborne tonight to the Flames in exchange for Calgary’s own fourth-round pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. The pick can be upgraded to a third-round pick in 2014 if certain conditions are met in the upcoming...
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September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Joe Colborne looks to crack the Maples Leafs Roster

Bruce Bennett – Getty Images By Tony Ambrogio (@SNTonyAmbrogio) It was a busy summer for Joe Colborne, who witnessed first- hand the devastating flooding in his hometown of Calgary. “I’ve never seen anything like it. You would think it would never happen,” said Colborne as he described the scene. Colborne’s home was not hit, but he said he was “so proud” of his community...
Via The Hockey Guys
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Augello: Leafs Sign Colborne, Bodie; Gunnarsson Files For Salary Arbitration

The Maple Leafs shortened their list of restricted free agents to three as the club re-signed center Joe Colborne to a one year, one-way deal for $600,000. The 23 year old former Boston Bruins first round pick scored 14 goals and 28 assists in 65 games for the AHL Toronto Marlies and went pointless in seven NHL regular season and playoff games in 2013. The club also added...
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July 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Augello: Colborne Injury Latest In Leafs Medical Mishaps

The injury to Leafs prospect Joe Colborne last November significantly affected the young forward’s production throughout most of last season, but it was revealed on Monday that the injury was more severe than the Leafs medical staff or Colborne knew. According to Kyle Ciccerella of Canadian Press(, the 22 year old prospect had been diagnosed with torn...
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September 18, 2012  |  Discuss

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