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Calgary Flames goalie David Rittich (33) makes a stop on Minnesota Wild left wing Kevin Fiala in the third period during an NHL hockey game Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in St. Paul, Minn. The Flames defeated the Wild 5-4 in the shoot out. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King)

Dube scores in 7th round of shootout, Flames beat Wild 5-4

Jan. 5, 2020 11:15 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Sitting at the end of the bench, Dillon Dube couldn’t hear his coach call out names, but he kept looking over wanting for his chance in the shootout. For someone who’d never been in that situation before, Dube came through. Dube scored in the seventh round of the...

Chicago Blackhawks' Patrick Kane, right, celebrates his goal with teammates Duncan Keith, center, and Connor Murphy during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Calgary Flames on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, in Calgary, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

Kane scores twice, leads Blackhawks to 5-3 win over Flames

Jan. 1, 2020 1:19 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Patrick Kane has been the NHL's most prolific goal scorer over the last 10 years, and he closed out the decade in style. Kane had two goals and two assists, and the Chicago Blackhawks raced out to a four-goal lead and held on to beat the Calgary Flames 5-3 on Tuesday night. Kane...

Vancouver Canucks' Tyler Myers, left, celebrates with Brock Boeser, center, and Elias Pettersson, from Sweden,  after his goal against the Calgary Flames during first-period NHL hockey game action in Calgary, Alberta, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019. (Larry MacDougal/The Canadian Press via AP)

Myers has 2 goals, assist to help Canucks beat Flames 5-2

Dec. 30, 2019 2:15 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Tyler Myers led the way as the Vancouver Canucks’ power play made the difference against the Calgary Flames. Myers scored twice and added an assist — all in the first period — as the Canucks built an early lead and beat the Flames 5-2 Sundy night for their fifth...

Calgary Flames goaltender David Rittich (33) blocks a shot attempt from Dallas Stars defenseman Miro Heiskanen (4) during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Sam Hodde)

Flames score 3 power-play goals in 5-1 win over Stars

Dec. 23, 2019 1:15 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Matthew Tkachuk, Sean Monahan and Mikael Backlund scored power-play goals and the Calgary Flames beat the Dallas Stars 5-1 on Sunday night. Tkachuk’s 14th goal of the season broke a 1-1 tie in the second period. Monahan also scored in the second. Backlund’s goal in the third...

Calgary Flames goaltender David Rittich (33) plays the puck in front of his net during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Dallas Stars, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Sam Hodde)

Flames score 3 power-play goals, beat Stars 5-1

Dec. 23, 2019 12:57 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — The Calgary Flames overpowered the Dallas Stars. Matthew Tkachuk, Sean Monahan and Mikael Backlund scored power-play goals and Calgary beat the Stars 5-1. Elias Lindholm assisted on the Flames’ first three goals. “They’re getting some nice chemistry,” Flames...

Calgary Flames goaltender David Rittich (33) plays the puck in front of his net during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Dallas Stars, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Sam Hodde)

Flames score 3 power-play goals, beat Stars 5-1

Dec. 22, 2019 11:41 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — The Calgary Flames overpowered the Dallas Stars. Matthew Tkachuk, Sean Monahan and Mikael Backlund scored power-play goals and Calgary beat the Stars 5-1. Elias Lindholm assisted on the Flames’ first three goals. “They’re getting some nice chemistry,” Flames...

Carolina Hurricanes' Dougie Hamilton, center, celebrates his goal against the Calgary Flames with teammates during second-period NHL hockey game action in Calgary, Alberta, Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

Hurricanes cool off Flames with 4-0 victory

Dec. 14, 2019 9:10 PM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Carolina used a hot goalie, a surging power play and a close non-offside call to end Calgary's seven-game winning streak. James Reimer made 32 stops, Brock McGinn scored the opening goal and Warren Foegele added a pair of late short-handed goals and the Carolina Hurricanes topped...

Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Frederik Andersen, right, is sprayed with ice by Calgary Flames' Andrew Mangiapane during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019 in Calgary, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

Gaudreau scores twice, Flames rally past Maple Leafs 4-2

Dec. 13, 2019 1:54 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Johnny Gaudreau delivered two big goals when the Calgary Flames needed it the most. Gaudreau had his first two-goal game of the season and the Flames scored three goals in the first three minutes of the third period, rallying to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2 on Thursday night....

The winning goal shot by Calgary Flames center Sean Monahan, left, flies past Colorado Avalanche goaltender Pavel Francouz into the net in overtime of an NHL hockey game Monday, Dec. 9, 2019, in Denver. The Flames won 5-4 in overtime. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Monahan's goal in OT gives Flames 5-4 win over Avalanche

Dec. 10, 2019 1:24 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — The Calgary Flames have traded controversy for good fortune and turned their season around. They even found a way to beat the Colorado Avalanche. Sean Monahan scored 2:09 into overtime and the Flames rebounded after losing a two-goal lead to beat the Avalanche 5-4 on Monday night. Matthew...

Calgary Flames' Milan Lucic, right, scores his first goal of the season, against Buffalo Sabres goalie Linus Ullmark during the third period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, in Calgary, Alberta. (Larry MacDougal/The Canadian Press via AP)

Lucic scores 1st goal with Flames in 4-3 win over Sabres

Dec. 6, 2019 2:04 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — It took 28 games, but Milan Lucic finally has his first goal with the Calgary Flames. Lucic scored early in the third period to open three-goal lead, and the Flames held on to beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-3 Thursday night. “A little bit of relief. It's always nice to get the...