The Gaudfather Returns, Plus A Photoshop Contest

Ryan Pike
October 24 2014 12:40PM

Ladies and gentlemen, to celebrate Johnny Gaudreau making the National Hockey League roster of your Calgary Flames, we here at the Nations Network have two big announcements.

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THE ROUNDUP

Nation World HQ
October 24 2014 07:00AM


The Canucks adjusted plus/minus, T.J. Brodie signs on the cheap, Oilers are streaking, Yakupov, Draisaitl, Richard Peddie, the Twitter crowd and more in this weeks Roundup.

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Post-Game: Hurricanes Blown Out

Ryan Pike
October 23 2014 10:07PM

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The Carolina Hurricanes came into Calgary looking for their first win. Calgary was hoping for their first win at home. Carolina is playing with a depleted line-up. Calgary is relatively healthy.

Tonight's game unfolded more or less as you'd hope it would. Calgary didn't give the Hurricanes a kicking like they did Edmonton last March, but they played a responsible 60 minutes of hockey against a lesser opponent and out-played and out-classed the Hurricanes by a 5-0 score.

The Hurricanes remain the only NHL club without a win. Calgary creeps above .500 with a 5-3-1 record through 9 games.

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FGD #9: Winless Canes Blow Into Town (7pm MT, SN Flames)

Ryan Pike
October 23 2014 01:01PM

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After suffering a defeat at the hands of the visiting Tampa Bay Lightning, the Calgary Flames (4-3-1) are still looking for their first home win of the 2014-15 season. They get a golden opportunity tonight as the winless Carolina Hurricanes (0-3-2) are visiting.

The puck drops on the second game of this current five-game homestand at 7pm MT, with the game available for your listening pleasure on Sportsnet 960 The Fan and for viewing on Sportsnet Flames.

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Five things: Deeply disappointing

Ryan Lambert
October 23 2014 09:00AM

1. A bad start

The Flames have started the year as a club that has gone better than .500, winning nine points from its first eight games, including the overtime loss on Tuesday night.

This cannot be seen as acceptable.

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