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On this day in 1986, Steve Smith scored on his own net

The year was 1986. The Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers were facing off in the Stanley Cup playoffs for the third time in their young rivalry. At the time, the Flames had never beaten Edmonton in the post-season, getting oh so close in 1984 before losing in seven games. But in 1986 fate – and…

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Top 40 Calgary Flames: #23 Robert Reichel

This coming May is the 40th anniversary of the Atlanta Flames moving to Calgary. To commemorate this occasion, we’re counting down the Top 40 Calgary Flames in history. Coming in at #23 is Robert Reichel.

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CBA School: Exhibit 5 – Performance Bonuses

Last but not least in our tour of the CBA is Performance Bonuses. While players signing deals at age 35 or older have a lot of bonus leeway, players on entry level deals can only get Exhibit 5 bonuses or games played bonuses. Let’s dive into Exhibit 5: Performance Bonuses.

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Flames sign Johannes Kinnvall to entry level contract

With the transfer agreement with Sweden extended another season, the Calgary Flames have made it official – they’ve signed Swedish blueliner Johannes Kinnvall to a two year entry level contract. Kinnvall will remain with HV71 of the Swedish Hockey League on loan for the 2020-21 season.

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Top 40 Calgary Flames: #24 Craig Conroy

This coming May is the 40th anniversary of the Atlanta Flames moving to Calgary. To commemorate this occasion, we’re counting down the Top 40 Calgary Flames in history. Coming in at #24 is Craig Conroy.

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CBA School: Exhibit 1 – Standard Players Contract

We’re headed into the back parts of the CBA, where they throw in attachments that are frequently referenced in the main document. The first of two main exhibits that’s worth reviewing is the Exhibit 1: Standard Players Contact.

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Top 40 Calgary Flames: #25 Sergei Makarov

This coming May is the 40th anniversary of the Atlanta Flames moving to Calgary. To commemorate this occasion, we’re counting down the Top 40 Calgary Flames in history. Coming in at #25 is Sergei Makarov.

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Top 40 Calgary Flames: #26 Daymond Langkow

This coming May is the 40th anniversary of the Atlanta Flames moving to Calgary. To commemorate this occasion, we’re counting down the Top 40 Calgary Flames in history. Coming in at #26 is Daymond Langkow.

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FlamesNation Mailbag: Six weeks away

We haven’t done a mailbag in awhile, so we figured it’s about time to dust off the old mail satchel and see who’s curious about what as we approve May (and six weeks without hockey). Let’s dive in!