Flames take Adam Ollas Mattsson 175th Overall

Kent Wilson
June 28 2014 11:14AM


The second defender taken by the Flames in the 2014 entry draft is large Swedish defender Adam Ollas Mattsson in the 6th round. The 17-year old stands 6'4" and weighs in at 214 pounds, so he's already NHL-sized (which seems to have become a theme for the Flames day-2 activities in Philadelphia). He is described by most scouts as a smart, defensive minded-defender, although the major knock against him seems to be his skating. He doesn't appear to have any offense to his game either.

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Flames Acquire Brandon Bollig for 83rd Overall

Ryan Pike
June 28 2014 09:33AM

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The Flames have acquired winger Brandon Bollig from the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for the 83rd overall selection, originally acquired for Lee Stempniak. So that trade is now Lee Stempniak for Brandon Bollig.

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Flames Take Brandon Hickey at 64th Overall

Ryan Pike
June 28 2014 09:03AM

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The Flames are back at it in the third round, taking defenseman Brandon Hickey at 64 overall.

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Flames Take Hunter Smith at 54th Overall

Ryan Pike
June 28 2014 08:47AM

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The Calgary Flames have completed their second round picks, taking Oshawa Generals forward Hunter Smith with their 54th overall pick. (He's the mean-looking dude with the beard in the background, FYI.)

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Flames Take Mason McDonald at 34th Overall

Ryan Pike
June 28 2014 08:24AM

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The Calgary Flames kicked off Day Two of the 2014 NHL Draft with their 34th overall selection, taking goalie Mason McDonald.

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