2:59 AM EDT, Wed July 23, 2014

Flames re-sign Paul Byron, add AHL depth

The Flames didn't qualify Byron, but that didn't stop them from bringing him back. When the Flames qualified six of their 11 restricted free agents, there was a noticeable absence among them. Paul Byron, who was called up at the end of November and never looked back, didn't receive a qualifying offer, thus eliminating his RFA status and turning him into an unrestricted free agent. While surprising, that didn't mean the Flames had no interest in retaining Byron's services, something we saw yesterday when the Flames brought him back. The Flames re-signed Byron to a one year, one-way...
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Flames agree to terms with Paul Byron - Paul Byron (C) Calgary Flames

Paul Byron has signed a one-year contract with the Calgary Flames.
Calgary Herald Jul 3, 2014
Flames ink Paul Byron to one-way deal

Flames ink Paul Byron to one-way deal

Paul Byron, apparently, is still in the plans of the Calgary Flames. The Flames had opted to not tender Byron, as a restricted free agent, an offer sheet. That meant the wee forward, who had possessed arbitration rights, became unrestricted on Tuesday.

Flames qualify six RFAs; Byron, Galiardi not among them

Of the Flames' eleven restricted free agents, just six have been qualified: three forwards, two defencemen, and a goalie. With free agency set to begin tomorrow, the Flames have decided which of their restricted free agents they want to hold on to. The rights of six will be retained by the Flames: Chad Billins, Lance Bouma, Joe Colborne, Mark Cundari, Ben Hanowski, and Joni Ortio. This leaves Paul Byron, TJ Galiardi, David Eddy, James Martin, and Olivier Roy set to hit free agency. Those qualified Chad Billins played 10 games for the Flames this past season. He scored three assists and...

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