4:34 AM EST, Wed January 29, 2020
Calgary Sun 6 hours ago

Flames’ alumni pining for Battle of Alberta playoff series

It’s been years, decades actually, since there was this much hype — and this much hate — in the lead-up to an instalment of the NHL’s Battle of Alberta. You can thank Matthew Tkachuk and Zack Kassian for that. And what’s especially tantalizing is that the Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers will clash not once […]
Edmonton Journal 6 hours ago

Watch: Oiler Zack Kassian on upcoming Flames game Wednesday

Oilers Zack Kassian speaks to the media after practice Tuesday on the upcoming game with Matt Tkachuk and the Calgary Flames Wednesday at Rogers Place in Edmonton. This will be the first meeting since Kassian rag-dolled Tkachuk following two predator-type hits and took a double minor and a misconduct and was then given a two-game […]
The Hockey Writers 7 hours ago
Oilers’ Zack Kassian Says Win Is Best Revenge Against Flames’ Tkachuk

Oilers’ Zack Kassian Says Win Is Best Revenge Against Flames’ Tkachuk

Edmonton Oilers winger Zack Kassian, fresh off a two-game suspension for pummelling Calgary’s Matthew Tkachuk, thinks winning will be the best revenge when the teams meet again Wednesday. Kassian feels like he already delivered his message to Tkachuk, referring to the one-sided beatdown on Jan. 11, and said with the playoff race so tight, the […] The post Oilers’ Zack Kassian Says Win Is Best Revenge Against Flames’ Tkachuk appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
CBC News 10 hours ago
Oilers' Kassian says revenge best served in standings against Tkachuk's Flames

Oilers' Kassian says revenge best served in standings against Tkachuk's Flames

Edmonton Oilers winger Zack Kassian, fresh off a two-game suspension for pummelling Calgary's Matthew Tkachuk, thinks winning will be the best revenge when the teams meet again Wednesday.
Sportsnet.ca 12 hours ago
Kassian not talking revenge on Tkachuk, just focused on 2 points

Kassian not talking revenge on Tkachuk, just focused on 2 points

Oilers forward Zack Kassian says their hatred for the Flames is obvious, but says he’s only focused on helping the team pick up two very important points in this much-anticipated installment of Battle of Alberta. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Op-Ed: Riley Cote talks about the Battle of Alberta

Op-Ed: Riley Cote talks about the Battle of Alberta

Old teammates, Milan Lucic and Zack Kassian facing off. | Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports FaceTime chat with former Philadelphia Flyers enforcer and how he thinks that the game of hockey has evolved. We couldn’t get a hold of Zac Rinaldo, so we have his former teammate Riley Cote chatting with M&G about his thoughts on the game of hockey —and specifically the last Battle of Alberta that took place on January the 11th at the Saddledome. There was huge media and fan outcry after the Flames won the game 4-3 on a PP goal. Zack Kassian was handed out multiple penalties — Calgary Flames...
CBC News Jan 27, 2020

Oilers' Kassian revels in calm as NHL braces for renewal of Battle of Alberta

Fresh off a two-game suspension for pummelling Calgary forward Matthew Tkachuk, all eyes are on Edmonton's Zack Kassian in the renewed Battle of Alberta as the two teams prepare to play twice this week.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 21, 2020
Oilers’ Kassian on upcoming reunion with Tkachuk, reigniting Flames rivalry

Oilers’ Kassian on upcoming reunion with Tkachuk, reigniting Flames rivalry

Edmonton Oilers’ Zack Kassian recently joined former Vancouver Canucks teammates Kevin Bieksa and Ryan Kesler for the duo’s podcast, the Kes & Juice Podcast, to discuss the reignited Battle of Alberta. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 18, 2020
Headlines: Zack Kassian extension with Oilers coming

Headlines: Zack Kassian extension with Oilers coming

The Hockey Night in Canada panel breakdown all the news and rumors around the league including Zack Kassian being close to an extension with Oilers as reported by Sportsnet’s Mark Spector. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers Jan 17, 2020

Oilers News and Rumors: Kassian, Jones, Benson, More

In an Edmonton Oilers news and rumors update, there is news on Zack Kassian’s extension talks, Caleb Jones gets a new deal but a ribbing from his brother and one of the Bakersfield Condors makes the AHL All-Star team. Plus, are the Oilers looking at the Toronto Maple Leafs for top-six forward help? Benson Makes […] The post Oilers News and Rumors: Kassian, Jones, Benson, More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 17, 2020
Edmonton Oilers nearing contract extension with winger Zack Kassian

Edmonton Oilers nearing contract extension with winger Zack Kassian

According to Sportsnet’s Mark Spector, the Edmonton Oilers are nearing a contract extension with Zack Kassian. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Toronto Star Jan 16, 2020
Rosie DiManno: Matthew Tkachuk beats the Leafs with his hands — and keeps his guard up

Rosie DiManno: Matthew Tkachuk beats the Leafs with his hands — and keeps his guard up

Flames forward, in the headlines for not fighting the Oilers’ Zack Kassian, scores the only goal in Thursday night’s shootout, after dodging questions about the incident that won’t go away, Rosie DiManno writes.
CBC News Jan 16, 2020
Flames' Tkachuk trying to shut out 'outside noise' of 'The Feud'

Flames' Tkachuk trying to shut out 'outside noise' of 'The Feud'

After not speaking to reporters following Wednesday's practice, the Calgary Flames' Matthew Tkachuk made it clear some 24 hours later he once again wouldn't be answering questions concerning the continued fallout his feud with Edmonton's Zack Kassian.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 16, 2020
Flames GM Treliving weighs in on Tkachuk situation: ‘We’ve got his back’

Flames GM Treliving weighs in on Tkachuk situation: ‘We’ve got his back’

While much has been said about Matthew Tkachuk’s style of play in the wake of his run-in with Edmonton’s Zack Kassian, his general manager said the organization takes no issue with how their young winger has conducted himself. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers Jan 16, 2020

Tape2Tape: Kassian, Tkachuk and the Coming War

By now, we’ve all seen the tape of Calgary Flames’ forward and super-pest Matthew Tkachuk hitting Edmonton Oilers’ forward Zack Kassian and the latter rag-dolling Tkachuk following the last hit. Kassian was handed a four-minute double minor and the Flames would go on to win that instalment of the Battle of Alberta. But I’m sure […] The post Tape2Tape: Kassian, Tkachuk and the Coming War appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

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