JOE COLBORNE RUMORS & GOSSIP
Joe Colborne made it clear who deserved the credit in a 3-2 shootout win over the Nashville Predators.
Yes, the lanky Calgarian had netted the lone goal on Pekka Rinne — a carry-over level of success in from the 2013-14 season which saw Colborne net four of nine shootout attempts.
And prior to that, Mark Giordano carried the team for much of the game, scoring on a second-period...
Joe Colborne scored the only goal of the shootout to lift the Calgary Flames to a 3-2 win over the Nashville Predators Tuesday night.
T.J. Brodie and Mark Giordano also scored for Calgary, which improved its record to 2-2-0.
Filip Forsberg and Mike Ribeiro scored for Nashville, which suffered its first loss of the season.
Forsberg scored the game's first goal at 8:46 of the...
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7 days ago
According to Thomas Drance, Joe Colborne, 24-year-old forward, has been re-signed on the Calgary Flames. His contract is a two-year deal worth $2.55 million.#483379513 / gettyimages.comThe Flames have acquired Colborne as a trade from the Toronto Maple Leafs:JOE IS BACK! The #Flames have signed forward Joe Colborne to a two-year deal ~ http://t.co/etbpXqnRIx pic.twitter.com/PmHLW2vVtN—...
The Flames had just one restricted free agent opt for arbitration, and now that isn't an issue at all as the Flames and Joe Colborne have reached a two-year deal worth an annual average value of $1.275 million. His previous contract was a one-year, $600k deal.
Colborne's contract makes him the sixth highest paid forward on the Flames, just under Mikael Backlund and above...
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...
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
The Calgary Flames snapped a six-game losing streak when the prevailed and came out on top in a marathon shootout last night against the Jets in Winnipeg. During that shootout, a couple awesome displays of quick hands and smooth stick-handling led to goals for either side. First, the Flames’ Joe Colborne flashed his quick stick with this display: Then, Winnipeg’s Blake Wheeler...
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...
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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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...