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Pavelski leads surging Stars to 3-1 win over Flames

Nov. 14, 2019 4:46 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — The first NHL goal for 29-year-old Dallas forward Justin Dowling will be a memorable one for many reasons. For one, it was the game-winner as the resurgent Stars continued their strong play with a 3-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night. Second, it came in his...

Perron scores in OT to lift Blues past Flames 3-2

Nov. 10, 2019 3:25 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — David Perron is making a habit of scoring game-winning goals. Perron scored a power-play goal 2:46 into overtime to lift the St. Louis Blues to their seventh straight win, 3-2 over the Calgary Flames on Saturday night. After TJ Brodie was sent off for holding in the extra period,...

Hanifin has goal, 2 assists, Flames rally past Devils 5-2

Nov. 8, 2019 1:36 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Propelled by Noah Hanifin's biggest game as a Flame, Calgary turned in its most complete effort of the season. Hanifin had a goal and two assists, and the Calgary Flames scored four times in the second period to beat the New Jersey Devils 5-2 Thursday night. Hanifin completed his...

Tkachuk scores in OT to give Flames 4-3 win over Coyotes

Nov. 6, 2019 2:44 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — This time, Matthew Tkachuk didn't need an acrobatic move to deliver the winning goal. Just a sharp-angled wrist shot between the pads of goalie Antti Raanta. Tkachuk scored with 34 seconds on the clock in overtime to give the Calgary Flames a 4-3 comeback victory over the Arizona...

Vrana gets 1st career hat trick, Capitals beat Flames 4-2

Nov. 3, 2019 11:28 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington's newly crowned championship baseball team provided the cheers. Jakub Vrana supplied the goals. Two days after his first multigoal game of the season, Jakub Vrana got his first career hat trick as the Washington Capitals beat the Calgary Flames 4-2 Sunday night. With the World...

Flames' Lucic suspended 2 games for roughing Sherwood

Nov. 3, 2019 4:55 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Calgary Flames forward Milan Lucic has been suspended for two games without pay by the NHL for roughing Columbus Blue Jackets forward Kole Sherwood during Saturday's game. The league announced Lucic's punishment Sunday. The incident happened five minutes into the second period of Calgary's...

Rittich stops 43 shots as Flames beat Blue Jackets 3-0

Nov. 2, 2019 10:32 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Calgary's Sean Monahan ended a personal 13-game scoreless streak with a goal that proved to be the winner. Monahan, Sam Bennett and Matthew Tkachuk scored, and David Rittich recorded the shutout as the Flames beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-0 Saturday night. The Flames (8-6-2) won...

North Dakota gov wants more monitoring after pipeline leak

Nov. 1, 2019 12:53 PM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum appealed to Keystone pipeline owner TC Energy to review its inspection and monitoring of the line after it leaked an estimated 383,000 gallons (1.4 million liters) in the northeastern part of the state. Burgum spokesman Mike Nowatzki said the Republican...

Tkachuk scores tying, winning goals, Flames top Predators

Nov. 1, 2019 1:23 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Matthew Tkachuk tied the game in the final minute of regulation and scored the winning goal with just over a second left in overtime on a nifty shot between his legs, leading the Calgary Flames to a 6-5 win over the Nashville Predators on Thursday night. Calgary rallied from a...

Tkachuk's trickery sends Flames past Predators 6-5 in OT

Nov. 1, 2019 12:12 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Matthew Tkachuk didn't think a comeback win was possible after Calgary's terrible start. Then, he scored a pair of improbable goals for a come-from-behind win. Tkachuk scored the tying goal with 40 seconds left in regulation and the winning goal with 1.4 seconds left in overtime on...