11:54 AM EDT, Tue August 21, 2018
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Veteran winger Kris Versteeg leaves Flames, signs with KHL

Kris Versteeg and the Calgary Flames have parted ways. The 32-year-old unrestricted free agent winger and locker-room favourite is off to Avangard Omsk of the Kontinental Hockey League, inking a deal for the 2018-19 season as reported by Sportsnet’s Ryan Leslie on Friday.  The witty winger from Lethbridge underwent hip surgery in early December after […]

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Flames Top 25 Under 25: #3 - Matthew Tkachuk

No sophomore slump for Tkachuk #3 - Matthew Tkachuk Position: LW Age: 20 Team: Calgary Flames (NHL) Drafted: 2016, 1st Round, Pick 6 Last Year: #3 Voting Points: 3302 Matthew Tkachuk maintained his spot at #3 and there’s really no shame in that. He had a stellar sophomore season that was ultimately cut short by a concussion. Tkachuk continued to make a name as one of the league’s premiere scoring agitators, moving his way up into a category with the likes of Brad Marchand in Boston. Tkachuk set a new career high in total points with 49 in 68 games (59 point pace), including upping his...

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Flames Top 25 Under 25: #14- Jon Gillies

Calgary’s potential goalie of the future could be making the jump to the NHL this season. #14: Jon Gillies Position: G Age: 24 Team: Stockton Heat (AHL)/Calgary Flames Draft: 2012, Round 3 #75th Overall Last Year: #7 Voting Points: 1704 Jon Gillies finds himself at #14 this year, which isn’t terrible, unless you consider the fact that he was #7 last season. Gillies is going to have a shot to be the backup to Mike Smith this coming season, but it’s not going to be handed to him. Gillies and David Rittich split the starters duties once Smith went down with an injury, but neither shined....

Flames sigh of relief as Smith injury likely not serious

HC at Noon discussion on Calgary Flames goalie Mike Smith leaving Monday's game with injury, but the fact that he came back to sit on the bench was very encouraging.

Ferland makes Flames goal look good, Drouin flies high for Canadiens | Plays of the Night

Watch the best plays from November 5th, 2017, as Gustav Nyquist both scores and leaves for injury, Nick Leddy gets lucky, and Mike Smith makes a fantastic save for the Flames en route to a win. 00:01 Nick Jensen launches a point shot tipped in to open sc