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Flames Quick Turnaround Spurred by New Third Line

Flames Quick Turnaround Spurred by New Third Line

Candice Ward-USA TODAY Sports Despite a lot of juggling by Geoff Ward this trio has remained consistent It was just under three weeks ago that the Calgary Flames fell to the St. Louis Blues by a score of 5-0, extending their losing streak to six games and things were looking very bleak. A rare bright spot towards the end of the streak was the newly formed line of Milan Lucic, Derek Ryan, and freshly called up Dillon Dube. Amid a sea of mediocrity, that line was a beacon of hope. We talked about it briefly on our podcast (check it out on ITunes and Spotify!), and at first we kind of...
The Morning After LA: Milan Lucic Did Something He Hasn’t Done In A Few Years

The Morning After LA: Milan Lucic Did Something He Hasn’t Done In A Few Years

Photo by Gerry Thomas/NHLI via We know you all love when we hype a Lucic accomplishment! The Morning After Calgary Flames 4 - LA Kings 3 NHL Standings Tidbits -It’s Been A While: Milan Lucic scored a goal last night giving him goals in back to back games. It’s the first time he’s accomplished that feat since April 4 & 6 of 2017 when he scored four goals in back to back games with the Oilers. -Dube’s On Fire: Dillon Dube recorded two points last night giving him points in three straight games, a first for him. He also collected his first multi point game of his career. -Stupid...
Calgary Sun Dec 6, 2019

Flames teammates thrilled to see Milan Lucic end scoring drought

One of his linemates jumped for joy. Literally. If you replay the clip of Milan Lucic’s first bury on behalf of the Calgary Flames, you’ll notice that fellow forward Dillon Dube leaps in the air as the puck hits the back of the net. “Pure excitement,” said a slightly-sheepish Dube after Friday’s practice at the […]
The Morning After Buffalo: Rieder Reaches A Milestone In Style

The Morning After Buffalo: Rieder Reaches A Milestone In Style

Photo by Gerry Thomas/NHLI via It was a memorable night for Tobias Rieder! The Morning After Calgary Flames 4 - Buffalo Sabres 3 Recap - NHL Standings Tidbits -400 Club: Tobias Rieder played in his 400th career NHL game and celebrated that milestone by scoring his second goal of the season. -Speaking Of First: Rieder’s second goal of the season was also the Flames first SHG of the season. -ANOTHER First: We’re chuck full’o firsts this morning. Milan Lucic found the back of the net for the first time as tonight, making it his first goal with the Flames as well. Highlights Post...
Sportsnet.ca Dec 6, 2019
Milan Lucic scores first goal with Calgary Flames

Milan Lucic scores first goal with Calgary Flames

Watch as Milan Lucic finishes off a rush to score his first goal with the Calgary Flames. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Dec 6, 2019
Lucic scores first goal as a Flame, Calgary beats Buffalo

Lucic scores first goal as a Flame, Calgary beats Buffalo

Milan Lucic scored his first goal with Calgary, and it turned into the winner as the Flames held on to beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-3 on Thursday. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
CBC News Dec 6, 2019
Milan Lucic finally gets on the board with Flames to help overcome Sabres

Milan Lucic finally gets on the board with Flames to help overcome Sabres

Milan Lucic scored his first goal with Calgary, and it turned into the winner as the Flames held on to beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-3 on Thursday.
The Hockey Writers Dec 6, 2019

Milan Lucic Scores First as a Flame, Calgary Beats Buffalo 4-3

CALGARY — Milan Lucic scored his first goal with Calgary, and it turned into the winner as the Flames held on to beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-3 on Thursday. The Saddledome erupted at 3:58 of the third when Lucic finished off a passing sequence with Derek ... The post Milan Lucic Scores First as a Flame, Calgary Beats Buffalo 4-3 appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Sportsnet.ca Dec 6, 2019
Lucic says it was a relief to get first goal with Flames

Lucic says it was a relief to get first goal with Flames

Milan Lucic talks about scoring his first goal with the Calgary Flames and beating the Buffalo Sabres. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Dec 5, 2019
Flames make radical line changes in attempt to reignite stars

Flames make radical line changes in attempt to reignite stars

Depending on how you look at it, Johnny Gaudreau has been demoted to the Calgary Flames’ third line, or Milan Lucic is the Calgary Flames’ new first-line winger. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Dec 5, 2019
Lucic gets shot with Gaudreau, as Flames tinker with lines

Lucic gets shot with Gaudreau, as Flames tinker with lines

Flames head coach Geoff Ward hopes major line tinkering will give his players new energy, explaining his theory on why he’s trying Johnny Gaudreau with Milan Lucic and Derek Ryan. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Calgary Sun Dec 3, 2019

Flames shuffle lines at practice … but it might not mean much

Johnny Gaudreau was skating with Milan Lucic and Derk Ryan. Sean Monahan found himself on a line with Mikael Backlund and Dillon Dube. Elias Lindholm was centering a line between Matthew Tkachuk and Andrew Mangiapane. No, the Calgary Flames didn’t look the way they normally do when they skated at Tuesday’s practice at the Scotiabank […]
You Win, You Keep It The Same

You Win, You Keep It The Same

Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports The Flames won't make any changes to their lineup tonight. The Flames finally get back to the Dome tonight to take on the Ottawa Senators. Calgary is just coming home after a four game road trip that saw them go 2-1-1 and start to play better hockey. With that in mind, Calgary will keep their lines and goaltender the same for tonight. FORWARDS Johnny Gaudreau - Sean Monahan - Elias Lindholm Matthew Tkachuk - Mikael Backlund - Andrew Mangiapane Milan Lucic - Derek Ryan - Dillon Dube Tobias Rieder - Mark Jankowski - Michael Frolik DEFENCE Mark Giordano - TJ...
Calgary Is Rolling Out The Same Personnel Tonight

Calgary Is Rolling Out The Same Personnel Tonight

James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports The Flames will keep their lines as is when they play in Buffalo tonight. Projected Lines The Flames are in Buffalo tonight to take on the Sabres and according to Geoff Ward the Flames will make no changes to their lines tonight. This is the final game of a four game road trip out East for the Flames and they are currently 1-1-1 on the trek so far. FORWARDS Johnny Gaudreau - Sean Monahan - Elias Lindholm Matthew Tkachuk - Mikael Backlund - Andrew Mangiapane Milan Lucic - Derek Ryan - Dillon Dube Tobias Rieder - Mark Jankowski - Michael Frolik ...
CBC News Nov 26, 2019
Milan Lucic blowing a tire is the Flames' season in a nutshell

Milan Lucic blowing a tire is the Flames' season in a nutshell

The Calgary defenceman crashes the net in an eventual 3-2 overtime loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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