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...
In the event of an emergency decompression in an airplane, the oxygen masks drop from the overhead bins. The Flames must have felt like they were scrambling for the oxygen masks after learning that their best defenseman (and one of the best defensemen in the NHL) was going to miss the remainder of the season […]
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BOSTON — The Bruins and Calgary Flames will meet Thursday night at TD Garden with key players out of their lineups.
The Flames are without No. 1 defenseman and captain Mark Giordano, who will miss the rest of the season with torn biceps. Giordano was the top Norris Trophy candidate and also deserved consideration for the Hart Trophy. His absence will force T.J. Brodie (Calgary’s...
The injuries to Patrick Kane and Mark Giordano were devastating to their respective teams. Which team will suffer the most? That’s exactly what Sportsnet asked, but they made one huge mistake.
this is not good pic.twitter.com/NrOW0e8REY
— Rich Miller (@pensbender) March 5, 2015
Boy, Giordano looks a lot like P.K. Subban.
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CALGARY, Alberta (AP) Dealing with the news of a season-ending injury to defenseman Mark Giordano but with Calgary in a playoff spot, Brad Treliving's first NHL trade deadline as general manager of the Flames was unique.
In the end, admitting it was difficult to replace a player of Giordano's caliber - team captain and Norris Trophy candidate - Treliving opted to mostly stay the...
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28 days ago
CALGARY, Alberta -- The Calgary Flames have claimed defenseman David Schlemko off waivers from the Dallas Stars and placed captain Mark Giordano on the injured list with an undisclosed upper-body injury.
Giordano, a front-runner for the Norris Trophy as the NHL's top defenseman, was listed as out indefinitely several days ago.
Giordano has 11 goals and 37 assists for 48 points. He...
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29 days ago
Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano has been sidelined indefinitely with an undisclosed upper-body injury and won't play against the New York Islanders on Friday night.
The NHL's top-scoring defenseman left Wednesday night's 3-1 win over the New Jersey Devils in the third period after he was hauled down by Devils forward Steve Bernier.
General manager Brad Treliving says the...
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February 27, 2015