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Post-Game Wrap-Up: Losing ugly

The Calgary Flames have been a slow-starting team, on occasion. Sometimes, as head coach Bill Peters phrases it, they don’t start on time. On Tuesday evening against the Los Angeles Kings, they were really flat early and chased for the duration. They lost 4-3 to the Kings in overtime in a game where the score…

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FGD 3: A royal visit (7pm MT, SN West)

After playing pretty well on Saturday night en route to their first victory of the season, the Calgary Flames (1-1-0, 2 points) are back in action at the Scotiabank Saddledome tonight. This time, they face another divisional opponent in the form of the Los Angeles Kings (0-1-0, 0 points). The puck drops at 7 p.m….

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Matthew Tkachuk and Drew Doughty: anatomy of a friendship

Since he entered the National Hockey League as a fresh-faced teenager to begin the 2016-17 season, Calgary Flames forward Matthew Tkachuk has developed a reputation as an agitator. His conduct around the net-front area have frequently led to scrums, which have been jokingly referred to by fans and pundits as him “making friends.” Arguably Tkachuk’s…