Alaska Aces (Flames ECHL Affiliate) Win ECHL Championship

Ryan Pike
June 10 2014 12:08AM

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(courtesy the ECHL)

The final Calgary Flames properties have finally finished their seasons, as the Alaska Aces won the ECHL's Kelly Cup last night via a 4-0 win over the Cincinnati Cyclones in Game 6 of their series.

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The 2014 Flames Fifteen - #8: Morgan Klimchuk

Justin Azevedo
June 09 2014 01:38PM

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Via the NHL

Morgan Klimchuk had two modes this year: the "dealing with a bum hip" mode and the "carrying the Regina Pats as far as he could" mode. Last year's third first rounder (28th overall), Klimchuk was able to increase his NHLE year-over-year - convincing our panel of judges to rank the 19-year-old Calgary product 8th in our countdown.

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NHL Draft Scout Series: QMJHL

Christian Roatis
June 09 2014 11:00AM

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The second last leg of our NHL Draft Scout Series lands in Quebec and the QMJHL. HockeyProspect Head Q scout Jerome Berube (@Jerome_Berube) was kind enough to chat with us about what to expect from this years crop of QMJHL ice hockey competitors. 

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Journal of Hockey Analytics: Volume I Issue 5

Josh W
June 09 2014 10:48AM

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Welcome to this week's Journal of Hockey Analytics. I have payed attention to the links flying across the Twittersphere all week to bring you the latest and greatest (and maybe some terrible links, don't hold me accountable!) in the field of hockey analytics research. Hopefully this will either help with your next project, or just act as a resource for killing another slow day at work.

For analysis on why Jonathan Quick hasn't been very good, Stanley Cup Final goodies, some more analysis on why people should stop overrating Quick, and more -- continue past the jump.

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Flames Part Ways With Troy Ward & Robbie Ftorek

Ryan Pike
June 09 2014 08:00AM

After the big unveiling of the full management team on Friday, the Calgary Flames quietly announced that the Adirondack Flames will have a brand-new coaching staff for its debut season.

Abbotsford Heat coach Troy Ward and assistant coach Robbie Ftorek had expiring contracts and the big club announced their contracts will not be renewed.

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