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Flames' Hartley: 'No distractions' following Giordano signing

Calgary Flames coach Bob Hartley believes the team's mindset is where it should be in the wake of captain Mark Giordano signing a six-year contract extension worth a reported $40.5 million."Gio is a pillar for us, someone we can count on," the reigning Jack Adams Award winner told the Calgary Herald on Wednesday. "(General manager) Brad (Treliving) has done a great job. We’re going...
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Calgary Flames re-sign defenseman Mark Giordano

On Tuesday the Calgary Flames re-signed defenseman Mark Giordano to a six-year, $40.5 million contract (AAV of $6.75 million). Giordano will enter the final year of his 5-year, $20.1 million contract (AAV of $4.02 million) this coming season, and his new contract will kick in during the 2016-2017 season. How is the contract for the Flames? Calgary Flames Defenseman Mark Giordano...
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Giordano, Flames agree to extension

Despite injuries that took him out for the final six weeks of the 2014-15 season, Mark Giordano enjoyed a banner season for the Calgary Flames and has been rewarded for it. Giordano and the Flames agreed on Tuesday to a six-year extension worth $40.5 million, averaging out to $6.75 million as the annual cap hit. He has one more year left on his current deal at $4.02 million for...
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Flames Sign Mark Giordano To 6-Year Contract Extension Worth Reported $40.5 Million

Mark Giordano is one of the five-best defensemen in the NHL, and now he’s being paid like one. The Calgary Flames captain and No. 1 blueliner signed a six-year contract extension Tuesday, the team announced. Chris Johnston of Sportsnet reported the deal is worth $40.5 million, or $6.75 million per season. Mark Giordano earns $6.75M in all six years of his extension. The first...
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The Flames lock up captain Mark Giordano to a six-year deal

The Calgary Flames continued their impressive offseason today by signing captain Mark Giordano to a six-year deal worth $40.5 million, which is a 6.75 AAV per Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman. There’s few other ways of putting this – this is a huge win for Calgary. Giordano’s asking price was said to be close to the $8-9 million per season range, so getting him at just under...
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Flames sign Mark Giordano to 6-year contract

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) The Calgary Flames have signed defenseman Mark Giordano to a six-year contract. The Flames captain, an All-Star last season, had 11 goals and 37 assists in 61 games last season before sustaining a season ending injury on Feb. 25. Before his injury, Giordano led an improved Flames defense that helped the team make the playoffs for the first time since 2009....
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Flames' Giordano inks six-year contract extension

Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano signed a six-year contract extension on Tuesday.Financial terms of the deal were not revealed by the team, but Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reported the pact is worth $40.5 million - or $6.75 million per season.Giordano was set to begin playing the final campaign of his five-year, $20.1 million contract. The 31-year-old recorded career highs...
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Calgary Flames: continuing to prove critics wrong

There have been a few notable surprises for the NHL in the 2014-2015 season, such as the mumps and the emergence of the Nashville Predators as a Western Conference powerhouse. One of the more interesting surprises, however, has been the Calgary Flames. Many speculated that the Flames were going to be a bottom feeder Western Conference team. After finishing 27th in the 2013-2014 season...
March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

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