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Vegas Golden Knights' William Karlsson, left, stretches to try and get the puck past Calgary Flames goalie David Rittich during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Calgary, Alberta, Sunday, March 8, 2020. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

Theodore scores late, Golden Knights beat Flames 5-3

Mar. 8, 2020 11:35 PM EDT

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Shea Theodore scored the tiebreaking goal with 1:10 remaining and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Calgary Flames 5-3 Sunday night. On the go-ahead goal, Theodore's shot deflected off Calgary’s Andrew Mangiapane's stick and past Rittich into the top corner for his 12th. The...

Calgary Flames goaltender David Rittich (33) knocks down Tampa Bay Lightning center Blake Coleman (20) after the two collided during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Lightning 3 special team goals, end 4-game skid, top Flames

Feb. 29, 2020 8:48 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tyler Johnson and Ondrej Palat scored on the power play and Yanni Gourde added a short-handed goal as the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Calgary Flames 4-3 Saturday to snap a season-high four-game losing streak. Alex Killorn scored his 24th goal of the season to help the Lightning win for...

Nashville Predators' Ryan Ellis (4), Ryan Johansen (92), and Roman Josi (59), of Switzerland, celebrate with Mikael Granlund (64), of Finland, after Granlund scored the game-tying goal in the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Calgary Flames, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski)

Granlund beats buzzer, scores in OT as Preds beat Flames 4-3

Feb. 28, 2020 12:01 AM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators gambled that keeping Mikael Granlund instead of trading the pending free agent at the deadline could help them play their way into the postseason. Granlund certainly delivered Thursday night. He became only the fourth player in NHL history to score a...

Calgary Flames center Mikael Backlund (11) celebrates after his goal against Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask (40) during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020. Backlund scored twice in the Flames 5-2 win. At center is Boston Bruins center David Krejci (46). (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Monahan, Backlund score 2G each, Flames beat Bruins 5-2

Feb. 25, 2020 11:33 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Sean Monahan scored a pair of goals 1:12 apart in the second period and the Calgary Flames beat the Boston Bruins 5-2 on Tuesday night. Matthew Tkachuk had a goal and two assists for the Flames and Erik Gustafsson picked up an assist in his debut for Calgary after coming over in a deal with...

Calgary Flames left wing Andrew Mangiapane (88) celebrates his goal against the Detroit Red Wings in the second period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Flames start road trip with 4-2 win over Red Wings

Feb. 24, 2020 12:58 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Johnny Gaudreau and Sean Monahan scored in the first period, and the Calgary Flames started their road trip with a win, beating the Detroit Red Wings 4-2 on Sunday night. Andrew Mangiapane scored Calgary's last two goals, one of which came into an empty net at the end. Dylan Larkin had both...

Chicago Blackhawks left wing Alex Nylander (92) celebrates his goal against the Calgary Flames during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020, in Calgary, Alberta. (Larry MacDougal/The Canadian Press via AP)

Nylander nets 2, Blackhawks beat Flames 8-4 to snap skid

Feb. 16, 2020 2:58 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Alex Nylander had two goals and the Chicago Blackhawks snapped a five-game losing streak with an 8-4 victory over the Calgary Flames on Saturday night. Jonathan Toews, Dominik Kubalik, Alex DeBrincat, Brandon Saad, Patrick Kane and rookie Kirby Dach also scored for Chicago. Robin...

Los Angeles Kings right wing Tyler Toffoli, rear, celebrates with center Anze Kopitar, right, after Toffoli scored on Calgary Flames goaltender David Rittich during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Toffoli, Wagner score in 2nd period, Kings beat Flames 5-3

Feb. 13, 2020 1:53 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tyler Toffoli and Austin Wagner scored 39 seconds apart in the second period to give Los Angeles the lead, and the Kings went on to beat the Calgary Flames 5-3 on Wednesday night. Kurtis MacDermid, Jeff Carter and Sean Walker also scored to help the Kings end a five-game losing streak....

Calgary Flames' Mark Jankowski, top right, celebrates after scoring a goal against San Jose Sharks goalie Aaron Dell, bottom left, during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Monday, Feb. 10, 2020, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Flames use fast start to beat Sharks 6-2

Feb. 11, 2020 1:52 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Milan Lucic and Tobias Rieder scored in a span of 34 seconds early in the first period, Matthew Tkachuk added a highlight-reel tally in the third, and the Calgary Flames beat the San Jose Sharks 6-2 on Monday night. “It was good to come out with the start we had and going up...

Calgary Flames' Milan Lucic celebrates his goal against the Vancouver Canucks during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Dube has goal, 2 assists as Flames beat Canucks 6-2

Feb. 9, 2020 2:49 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — illon Dube had a goal and an assist for a career-high three-point night, and the Calgary Flames beat the Vancouver Canucks 6-2 Saturday might. Milan Lucic and Derek Ryan each had a goal and assist for the Flames,who snapped a three-game skid. Matthew Tkachuk, Sean Monahan...