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Backlund propels Flames to 2-1 victory over Ducks

Oct. 21, 2019 12:51 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Cam Talbot and Michael Stone haven't played much through the first three weeks of the Calgary Flames' season. They made the most of their opportunities Sunday night. Talbot made 29 saves and Stone scored the Flames' first goal as they rallied for a 2-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks....

Carter helps Kings beat Flames 4-1 to snap 3-game skid

Oct. 20, 2019 2:02 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Todd McLellan was beginning to worry about his Los Angeles Kings doing the right things but not getting the desired results for their hard work. The first-year coach can breathe a little easier now. The Kings played one of their most complete games of the young season with a 4-1 victory...

Flames pull away in 3rd, beat Red Wings 5-1

Oct. 17, 2019 11:56 PM EDT

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Sam Bennett, Derek Ryan and Mark Giordano scored in a 5:18 span of the third period to break open a close game in the Calgary Flames' 5-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night. Bennett gave Calgary a 3-1 lead at 3:29, Ryan connected at 4:57 and Giordano added a...

Vasilevskiy leads Lightning to a 3-1 win over Canadiens

Oct. 16, 2019 1:41 AM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Andrei Vasilevskiy made 33 saves to help the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-1 on Tuesday night in the fifth game of a six-game road trip. Braydon Coburn, Steven Stamkos and Tyler Johnson scored for the Lightning (3-2-1), who were coming off a 4-2 loss to the Ottawa...

Frolik scores in his 800th NHL game, Flames beat Flyers 3-1

Oct. 16, 2019 1:02 AM EDT

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Michael Frolik lost his helmet on his first shift and scored on his second. Frolik scored in his 800th NHL game and the Calgary Flames beat the Philadelphia Flyers 3-1 on Tuesday night. Frolik scored the 154th goal of his 13-season career, fifth as a member of the Flames. The...

Hertl has goal and assist as Sharks top Flames 3-1

Oct. 14, 2019 2:09 AM EDT

SAN JOSE,Calif. (AP) — Less than a week after rejoining his former team, Patrick Marleau is already making a big impact. Tomas Hertl had a goal and an assist to help the San Jose Sharks beat the Calgary Flames 3-1 on Sunday night. Timo Meier and Kevin Labanc also scored as San Jose won their second...

Jarry makes 27 saves, Penguins rout Jets 7-2

Oct. 14, 2019 1:51 AM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Zach Aston-Reese, Sam Lafferty and Jake Guentzel each had two goals to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 7-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday night. Dominik Simon also scored and Aston-Reese also had an assist for the Penguins. Tristan Jarry stopped 27 shots. Mathieu Perreault...

Golden Knights snap two-game skid, top Flames 6-2

Oct. 13, 2019 2:02 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights came into the season with one of the best top-six forward units in the NHL. In their latest win, they proved they have the potential to be a threat with all four lines. Mark Stone and William Carrier each had a goal and an assist and Marc-Andre Fleury made 33 saves...

Gaudreau scores winner in shootout, Flames beat Stars 3-2

Oct. 11, 2019 1:08 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Johnny Gaudreau didn't watch the beginning of a shootout, though he had the best view in the house for the end. Gaudreau put a backhand past Dallas goalie Ben Bishop to give the Calgary Flames a 3-2 victory over the Stars on Thursday night. Tyler Seguin was the only one of three Stars who...

Doughty's OT winner gives Kings 4-3 win over Flames

Oct. 9, 2019 2:29 AM EDT

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Drew Doughty and Matthew Tkachuk lived up to the hype around their rivalry. Doughty scored a power-play goal 50 seconds into overtime to give the Los Angeles Kings a 4-3 victory over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night. Tkachuk scored twice, including the tying goal with 64 seconds...