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Flames 2014 Trade Deadline Primer

(pic via imgur) The most astute of hockey inclined calendar experts will notice a typo relating to the holiday Christmas. It’s listed as the 25th of December on your standard, run of the mill calendar, when in fact it should be the 5th of March. After all, that’s when the Trade Deadline is scheduled this…

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Burke’s smoke and mirror show fails to drive up Cammalleri’s price

(courtesy NHL/NHL.com) Veteran Flames reporter Steve Macfarlane is back, this time shedding light on the ongoing Mike Cammalleri/Brian Burke/trade/contract saga. Talk of a contract extension for Michael Cammalleri is nothing more than a marketing play by Calgary Flames president of hockey operations and until-further-notice general manager Brian Burke. Burke is trying to jack up the…

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Post-Game: Exactly As Expected

Tonight was basically what you’d expect on-paper from a match-up between the Calgary Flames and the Minnesota Wild. The Wild, with a talented club, home ice and some good play, pulled out a one-goal win at home. The Flames, full of piss and vinegar, got down twice and battled back before narrowly tasting defeat. It…